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Shred Days!

CorePlus Credit Union announces an upcoming Shred Days in Eastern Connecticut. These FREE events are held in partnership with Infoshred as a way to protect individuals from identity theft, a growing concern. People may bring personal documents, financial records, credit card statements, insurance forms, canceled checks, bank statements and tax preparation worksheets to be shredded. You can actually watch your items being shredded on-site!

  • Saturday, April 9th, 9am to noon at CorePlus, 67 Lathrop Road, Plainfield
    • The Plainfield branch will be collecting donations for Project PIN during this event.
  • Saturday, May 21st, 9am to noon at CorePlus, 40 Boston Post Road, Waterford
    • The Waterford branch will be collecting donations for Higher Edge during this event.
  • Saturday, September 10th, 9am to noon at CorePlus, 202 Salem Turnpike, Norwich 
    • The Norwich branch will be collecting donations for Wings of Freedom Animal Rescue during this event.

These events are FREE and open to the public. To serve as many people as possible, please limit your volume to 3 boxes. Visitors are invited to stop into the lobby to enter a drawing for a personal sized home shredder.

On-Site Shredding, or Mobile Destruction, is for people who prefer their material be shredded prior to being removed from their facility. Infoshred is the only vendor in New England to be certified by NAID for secure On-site Document Destruction.

Infoshred offers confidential document shredding in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island.


Roth IRA Conversion in the Era of COVID-19

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Provided by Holland Rajaniemi

The COVID-19 pandemic has shaken up nearly every aspect of American life. To say it’s been a difficult time would be an understatement.

However, difficult times may open doors to new possibilities. Businesses are changing their ways of operating, and individuals are exploring new avenues for investment. It may be time for you to consider some opportunities, as well.

Before you go Roth, it’s important to involve your trusted financial professional. Our Wealth Management Team is here to answer any questions you may have about a Roth Conversion.

Holland Rajaniemi may be reached at 860-885-3680 or [email protected]


Key Provisions of the CARES Act

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Recently, the $2 trillion “Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security” (“CARES”) Act was signed into law. The CARES Act is designed to help those most impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, while also providing key provisions that may benefit retirees.

To put this monumental legislation in perspective, Congress earmarked $800 billion for the Economic Stimulus Act of 2008 during the financial crisis.

The CARES Act has far-reaching implications for many. Download the pdf below to learn about the most important provisions to keep in mind.


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