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As 2017 comes to a close, we just want to say thank you to all of our loyal Wymar members. It is because of you that we work hard every day to bring you the best products and services you can find anywhere. In late 2017 we launched our Why Not Wymar? marketing campaign that will continue throughout 2018. We won’t be satisfied until every person who is eligible to join Wymar FCU answers that question with a Yes!
The fourth quarter saw us participate in many more exciting events with BASF, which you can read about in this newsletter. It also saw the launch of the
myPic debit cards where you can have your favorite picture printed on your Wymar debit card. Check out the article or go to our website to get yours.
We finished 2017 with one of our best years ever. Your credit union is as strong financially as it has ever been. 2018 is shaping up to be just as good if not better. Of course, we are most excited about celebrating our 60th anniversary on April 18 at the Lamar Dixon Trademart A Building. Please save the date and look for your invitation in the mail soon.
It has been a blessing to be your CEO this year. I thank God for this opportunity and, of course, for his greatest gift of all.
Ronnie L. Stephens, CEO
A Message from the CEO
Debbie has worked in a credit union environment since she was 19 years old. She began her employment with Wymar FCU in August of 2006 as Head Teller in Operations. Since then, she has moved up in our organization to Staff Accountant. Debbie has been a vital part of our growth here at Wymar FCU, and we look forward to many more years of her service.
Debbie is married to Shane Brazan and has two beautiful daughters, Lacie and Brooke. She is also the grandmother of three precious grandchildren, Reyna, Emmett and Hannah. When Debbie is not balancing our books here, you can find her spending quality time with both her children and grandchildren or traveling.
Debbie Brazan –
Getting to Know...
Wymar Supports BASF United Way Golf Tournament
United Way Chili Cook-Off
On Thursday, November 9, Wymar FCU participated
in the Annual BASF United Way Chili Cook-Off by supplying all of the drinks for the event. Twenty-five teams competed in the event to raise money for four local United Way agencies. Wymar also provided
several door prizes.
On Thursday, October 5, Wymar sponsored a putting contest at the BASF Golf Tournament held at Pelican Point Golf Club. The weather was beautiful and the turnout was great with 36 teams registered to play. We would like to announce the winner of the putting contest, Derk Lockhart. Derk is the winner of a $100 Visa gift card. Thanks to all who
participated in this
we are proud to
support such a
Wymar Hosts BASF Retirees Club Jambalaya Luncheon
On October 24, Wymar FCU held its 2nd Annual BASF
Retirees Club Jambalaya Luncheon at the BASF Pavilion.
Over 60 club members attended and were treated to jambalaya and white beans prepared by Wymar Board Chairman, Danny Robert. CEO Ronnie Stephens thanked the group for their loyalty to the credit union and for being such an important part of where we are today. The luncheon ended with drawings for several door prizes.
Wymar Holds Lunch and Learn for Members
On Tuesday, October 24, Wymar FCU held a successful educational “Lunch and Learn” for our membership.
The Guest Educator/Speaker was Tony Moore, Vice President of GMFS, and our very own Ashley D. Parrott, Mortgage Operations Manager and Certified Credit Union Financial Counselor for Wymar FCU. The topic of discussion was Home Buying Options and Credit Score Influences.
Our members learned about the latest mortgage programs, newest mortgage loan requirements, and how your credit score can significantly influence your home buying ability along with ways to improve your credit scores rather quickly. Members enjoyed hot jambalaya and white beans cooked by our very own Danny Robert! Thank you, Danny, for the delicious plated lunch.
What Our Members Are Saying...
“Lorri at Wymar was so helpful at getting my car loan complete. She truly went above and beyond what I would expect.
First, while at the dealership, she wanted to know all the details of how much they were offering me for my trade-in and the details on the new vehicle as well. She informed me that they were offering me a lower price than other people were getting for similar cars, so we decided to haggle some more. She got us about $1,000 more for our trade-in than I would have gotten if I didn't call her, to go with the absolute lowest interest rate than anyone else was offering us.
Then, when it was going to be impossible for me to meet her at the branch to sign all the paperwork, she offered to bring them to me that night at the bowling alley for me to sign. Talk about customer service! I will always recommend Wymar and Ms. Lorri Burns to all of my family and colleagues at BASF.” – Paul Clouatre II, member for two years
Show Off the Favorite
Moments in Your Life
We all have that one picture that takes us back to an amazing time in our lives. It might be your wedding, a fabulous vacation or your child scoring the winning point. Remember your favorite moment with a customized debit card. Wymar FCU wants you to tell your story.
Personalize your debit card with a picture of your choice: family, friends, pets or a vacation spot. The possibilities are endless!
Easily create your new favorite card:
Visit www.wymarfcu.com and upload a picture to create your new favorite card. SHAZAM myPic Studio® is easy to use and requires no photo-editing experience.
Everyone says it’s a great picture – show it off!
Save the Date
For our biggest and best
annual meeting ever!
April 18, 2018
Lamar Dixon Expo Center’s
Trademart A Building
We’ll also be celebrating our 60th anniversary, so there will be lots of food, fun and prizes for everyone!
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