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Begin Your Estate Planning Journey

A Free Estate Pre-Planning Workshop

Have you made plans to take care of yourself now and in the future? Do you have plans in place to care for the people closest to you when you are no longer around?

You understand the importance of estate planning, but you don’t know where to start. NLCU is pleased to host a special online workshop featuring guest presenter Doug Carroll, resident estate expert at Aviso Wealth. The goal of this workshop is to give you the comfort, confidence, and certainty to get started with your estate planning, and to complete the task.

Register Today

Date: Tuesday, April 23, 2024, beginning at 7 p.m. NDT (7:30 p.m. in most of Labrador)

Speaker: Doug Carroll, Tax & Estate Specialist at Aviso Wealth

Platform: Zoom

Cost: Free

Click here to register.

About the Presenter

Doug Carroll is the Tax & Estate Specialist for Aviso Wealth Inc., a wealth management partner to credit unions across Canada. He previously ran an estate planning law practice, and was an advanced case consultant with a life insurer and a mutual fund provider. Doug also holds a business degree and a Master of Law specializing in Tax, and is qualified as a Certified Financial Planner and a Trust & Estate Practitioner. He’s been doing this for 25 plus years, now supporting our financial advisors, from written articles to individual case consultations, and online sessions like this one.

Aviso Wealth Inc. ('Aviso') is a wholly owned subsidiary of Aviso Wealth LP, which in turn is owned 50% by Desjardins Financial Holding Inc. and 50% by a limited partnership owned by the five Provincial Credit Union Centrals and The CUMIS Group Limited. The following entities are subsidiaries of Aviso: Credential Qtrade Securities Inc. (including Credential Securities, Qtrade Direct Investing, Qtrade Advisor, Qtrade Guided Portfolios and Aviso Correspondent Partners), Credential Asset Management Inc., Credential Insurance Services Inc., Credential Financial Strategies Inc. and Northwest & Ethical Investments L.P.


Pre-Register For NLCU's Virtual AGM

NLCU’s virtual Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place on Tuesday, April 16, 2024, commencing at 7 p.m. NDT. All members are welcome and encouraged to attend.

To participate in this year’s AGM, members must pre-register by clicking here. Approximately 24 hours before the AGM, you will receive a confirmation email containing a link to join the meeting and a link to all meeting materials, including a digital copy of the annual report and audited financial statements.

Please note: As the number of eligible Board nominees did not exceed the number of Board seats available this year, the nominees will be elected to the Board of Directors by acclamation during the AGM.


NLCU Named one of Atlantic Canada's Best Places to Work 2024

Presented annually by Atlantic Business Magazine, the Best Places to Work in Atlantic Canada ranking recognizes employers that are taking the lead when it comes to creating attractive and supportive work environments for employees. NLCU was chosen from 179 nominations based on performance in the areas of: corporate culture; work/life balance; diversity, equity and inclusion; benefits/remuneration; incentives/rewards, and; professional development and opportunity for career advancement.

In its January/February 2024 edition, Atlantic Business Magazine recognized NLCU as a best place to work in Atlantic Canada for its flexible work hours, remote work opportunities, employee service awards, health benefits, employer contributions to RSP plan, professional development and mentorship opportunities, and more. NLCU has made top employer lists in Atlantic Canada 22 times and won two best employer awards.


Celebrating 75 Years of International Credit Union Day®

On Thursday, October 19, 2023, NLCU and other credit unions in our community and worldwide will come together to celebrate the 75th anniversary of International Credit Union Day® and the role that financial cooperatives play in improving the communities we serve and the lives of members the world over.
We invite you to join us in recognizing this important day:

  • Make a donation to the NLCU Fall Food Drive at any one of our 12 branch locations by October 31, 2023.
  • Drop by your nearest NLCU branch and say hello to our amazing team members.

All credit unions share a common goal: To offer access to affordable financial services to members, providing people and businesses with the tools and opportunities to be financially successful. Making life choices and dreams a reality is the credit union difference that makes a real impact in our world. The credit union movement’s cooperative spirit is embraced by 393 million members who are served by more than 87,000 credit unions in 118 countries worldwide.

International Credit Union Day 2023 is a celebration of the impact credit unions and other financial cooperatives have made and continue to make for members.


New Option to Set Up Your NLCU Debit Card for Apple Pay

Now iPhone users have two options for setting up your NLCU debit card for Apple Pay purchases. In addition to being able to add your card directly to Apple Wallet for Apple Pay, now you can set up your NCLU debit card for Apple Pay from within the security of the NLCU Mobile App. To begin: 1. Login to your NLCU Mobile App 2. Go to “Settings” 3. Select “Setup Apple Pay” Then follow the onscreen instructions to complete setup, verify your identity, and activate the card in Apple Pay.

Not Using the NLCU Mobile App?

Click here to learn more about the features and benefits of the NLCU Mobile App.


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Begin Your Estate Planning Journey: A Free Estate Pre-Planning Workshop

An estate plan helps you take care of yourself now and in the future, and to take care of loved ones when you are no longer around. Learn how to get started with your plan.

Pre-Register For NLCU's Virtual AGM

NLCU’s virtual Annual General Meeting will take place on Tuesday, April 16, 2024, commencing at 7 p.m. NDT. All members are welcome and encouraged to attend.

REGISTER HERE

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NLCU is committed to keeping our lines of communication open to inform you of our latest COVID-19 safety measures.
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