Mortgage Representative

Day in the Life of a Mortgage Representative: Angela Welch

The mortgage department at Pelican State Credit Union is a team of mortgage professionals ready to discuss your home financing options. They take the time to figure out the best option for your individual situation. Pelican’s mortgage team strives for excellent member service to give you the best home buying experience possible.  Financing for a home isn’t just what Pelican’s …

Shared Phone Plan

Is It Worth It to Add Someone to Your Phone Plan?

In my line of work, I meet with people all the time to discuss their financial situations. After establishing exactly what the situation is, my end goal is to get my clients back on the road to financial success. One topic that often comes up with clients is the topic of shared phone plans. This is a topic both my …

Mid City Choir

Pelican’s Mid City Choir

The culture here at Pelican is centered around positivity and bonding as a family. Our team members will tell you time and time again that Pelican is an environment where work is fun and everyone can enjoy themselves. That sentiment most definitely applies to our Baton Rouge at Mid City branch team. Pelican’s Mid City branch is as close-knit a …

Homemade Christmas Gifts

Homemade Christmas Gifts to Give this Holiday Season

Are you stressed about getting last-minute Christmas gifts? Would you rather not pay an arm and a leg to get something for everyone? You can avoid the stress, save money, and put your creativity and thoughtfulness on full display this holiday season by making homemade Christmas gifts! Making homemade Christmas gifts can seem a bit overwhelming at first, but the …

Business Checking Account

The Benefits of Having a Business Checking Account

Picture this: you’ve come up with a million-dollar business idea, pitched your idea to a business lender, created a business plan, and you’re ready to get to work. Before you check everything off your to-do list, though, there’s still one thing left to do. You need somewhere to store all of your fortunes—besides under your mattress. This is where a …

What Documents are Needed to Buy a Home?

Applying for a mortgage loan can seem like an overwhelming experience. During the lending process, your lender will ask you for a lot of different documentation that you may not be familiar with in the beginning. Knowing what documents are needed beforehand will not only help your loan move forward more smoothly, but will also help your lender identify more …