St. Jules Credit Union History

Preserving History at Our St. Jules Branch

Credit unions occasionally seek out merger partners who will take care of their members and continue to provide them with access to credit union products and services designed to meet their needs. St. Jules Credit Union in Lafayette recently joined the Pelican family through a merger, and we couldn’t be more excited! Each credit union comes with its own history, …

Day in the Life of a Pelican Business Development Rep.: Ed Freundlich

Whether it’s your company benefits fair, a community event or a free Financial Wellness Workshop, chances are pretty good that you’ve seen or met one of our Business Development Representatives. We talked with BD Rep. Ed Freundlich to learn more about what a day in his work life looks like. Ed Freundlich serves our Select Employer Groups in Pelican’s North …

Benefits of Joining a Credit Union

Here’s a question we get a lot: what are the benefits of joining a credit union over a bank? Honestly, we could talk about this for hours, but we won’t do that to you today! Below, we’ve outlined some of our members’ favorite benefits (in no particular order). Check out these credit union benefits and decide for yourself if credit …

Peabody Magnet Kickoff Pelican State Credit Union

Pelican and Peabody Magnet: Investing in Students’ Futures

When I was young, my parents gave me a container shaped like a bank, store and church combined. There were three slotted sections for saving, spending and giving. Each time I received money, it was divided into these slots. Although I don’t remember how it worked in detail, I do know the importance of dividing money in these ways became …

Beak Squad at Baton Rouge Buddy Walk

Beak Squeak: Recent Happenings in Beak Squad

The Beak Squad is organized and run by Pelican team members to help promote fundraising and volunteering! At the beginning of each year, we choose a charity to support and raise money for! So far this year, we’ve hosted a number of “FUNdraisers” for our charity of the year, Down Syndrome Awareness Group. I’m so excited to share some of …