DeSoto Community Partner of the Year Award

September 14th, 2015

DeSoto ISD Designates Texas Trust as Community Partner of Excellence

DeSoto, Texas – September 14, 2015Texas Trust Credit Union has received a Community Partner of Excellence award from the DeSoto Independent School District.

Texas Trust has worked alongside DeSoto ISD in several ways. The credit union has developed and delivered programs for  financial literacy for students and parents and for developing career pathways for students interested in banking and finance.

Texas Trust has also assisted the school district through financial donations, including funds raised through the DeSoto Spirit Debit Reward Card.

Texas Trust Credit Union is one of those partners that has been a beacon of light for DeSoto ISD,” said Dr. David Harris, superintendent of schools. “DeSoto ISD values this partnership, which provides numerous resources to our students and the district.

For the 2015-16 school year, Texas Trust Credit Union has committed to continued support for DeSoto ISD, through financial literacy classes as well as funds generated from Fundraising Your Way and Spirit Debit Rewards.

Superintendent David Harris presented the award to Texas Trust’s Alex Godina.


About Texas Trust Credit Union
Texas Trust, one of the largest credit unions in North Texas and the 17st largest in Texas, provides financial services that enable members to build brighter financial futures. As a full-service financial institution, Texas Trust offers checking, savings, mortgages, credit cards, CDs, Money Market accounts, IRAs, and investment and insurance services. Its business services include SBA and conventional loans, electronic payment cards, checking and money market accounts, merchant card processing, online banking, insurance and the Employee Solutions Network. With assets of $880 million, Texas Trust operates in Dallas, Tarrant, and Henderson counties, as well as parts of Ellis and Johnson counties. It has 15 branches in Mansfield, Grand Prairie, Arlington, Cedar Hill, DeSoto, Hurst and Athens. Texas Trust is a federally insured financial institution. Deposits up to $250,000 are insured by the full faith of the federal government through the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA). For more information, visit


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Important eMail Security Alert – Please Read

August 31st, 2015

It has been brought to our attention that false job positions are posted on Craig’s List for Texas Trust Credit Union. 

Applicants are asked to email a resume and are then sent a confirmation email stating they are ‘approved’ for a job position and given a link and phone number to contact.  They are asked for sensitive information.

Please note!  Texas Trust does not post job positions on Craig’s List.  The only way to apply for a position with Texas Trust is through the Careers Portal available on the Texas Trust home page.

Please note! Texas Trust does post positions on various job-posting sites.  However, all applicants are directed to the secured Texas Trust Careers Portal.  No applications are accepted through any other means.

Please note!  Texas Trust does not solicit for sensitive data or require employees to open checking accounts prior to employment.

If you or someone you know receives an email similar to this, please send immediately to our attention at

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Texas Extra Credit Education Loan

August 24th, 2015

Attention All College Students: The Fall Semester is about to begin!

Do you have enough money to cover all of your college expenses?  If not, be sure to check out the Texas Extra Credit Education Loan!  This private loan program offers an array of first-class features and benefits, including:

  • Competitive fixed and variable interest rates
  • 0.25% interest rate reduction just for graduating*
  • 0.25% interest rate reduction when you sign up for Auto Debit payments*
  • Choice of three repayment options and two repayment terms*
  • Real-time loan comparison tools and repayment calculators
  • $0 origination or disbursement fees*

With so many options, it’s easy to see why the Texas Extra Credit Education Loan is the right choice for your educational needs!

To learn more or to apply, visit

*All rates and benefits are dependent on an approved borrower meeting certain requirements and conditions. For complete details about Texas Extra Credit including program specifics, eligibility requirements, repayment options and benefits, or to apply, click the link above.

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Goal: One Million Dollars!

August 11th, 2015

Every day, Texas Trust members swipe their Spirit Debit Cards at retail places and earn cash for their schools.  Spirit Cards for local high schools including Athens, Cedar Hill, DeSoto, All Grand Prairie, and all Mansfield benefit from Spirit Debit Rewards

It’s super easy for the member, just pick your school card design you want to support, and then swipe as usual.

Multiple designs are available for most schools.

Since the program began in 2011, nearly one million dollars has been donated.  You can help hit the Million Dollar Mark by October, 2015.

If you already have a Spirit Card – keep using it.  If you don’t – why not?  Visit any branch and walk out with your instant issued Spirit Card today.

Don’t let this be a close call!  Help schools hit the Million Dollar Mark!

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Need a Credit Card? Tiny Rates Are In Season

July 21st, 2015

Tiny Rates are season at Texas Trust for MasterCard® credit cards. 

You’ve heard how credit unions offer better rates, better products and services – and it’s true. 

Open a Platinum MasterCard® credit card and enjoy an introductory rate of 0% APR* for six months. You can also transfer balances with a low introductory APR between 4.90% and 9.90% for six months with no fees on balance transfers or cash advances! After that, an APR that’s currently between 8.90% and 17.90% will apply.

So rev-up for Back 2 School or get ahead of the holiday shopping game. Open your new Platinum MasterCard® credit card today.

Enjoy Tiny Rates as a “Thank You” from Texas Trust for your membership!

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*APR=Annual Percentage Rate. Rates, terms, and conditions are subject to change without notice. Credit card approval and rate are dependent upon credit worthiness and other qualifications. Memberships Required. 

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