April 2, 2020

Change in Fees

Beginning May 1, 2020, our Dormant Account Service Fee will increase from $1.00 to $5.00. This fee applies if there is no account activity for 18 months.

March 19, 2020

COVID-19 Response

The Lakota Federal Credit Union has been monitoring the COVID-19 situation very carefully. As the situation has evolved, we have made the decision to modify operations in a way that keeps our staff and community members safe while leveraging technology […]

January 10, 2020

Job Announcement: Janitor/Maintenance

This is a part-time position, approximately 20 hours per week. The Janitor/Maintenance will perform routine cleaning and maintenance services at the Lakota Trade Center building, haul trash from the Eagle Nest Housing twice weekly, mow grass during summer months at […]

December 16, 2019

More Banking Options Available for Pine Ridge Residents

We are pleased to announce that we have placed  an ATM in the Oglala Sioux Tribal Building, which will provide low-cost access to funds for area residents. “We are so grateful for the Tribe’s support in this endeavor, and are […]

November 14, 2019

Community Partners Combine Forces to Open Doors to Homeownership

In the tail winds of Veteran’s Day, three nonprofit organizations – Mazaska Owecaso Otipi Financial, Lakota Funds, and the Lakota Federal Credit Union – are celebrating with Garfield Iron Crow (Oglala Sioux), a Native American veteran, as construction of his […]

September 27, 2019

400 Community Members Attend Member Appreciation Day

Over 400 community members attended the Lakota Federal Credit Union’s annual Member Appreciation Day. The event also marked the Credit Union’s 7th anniversary of receiving their charter from the National Credit Union Administration. People who attended enjoyed freshly grilled hamburgers, […]

May 7, 2019

We’re Hiring!

Lakota Federal Credit Union is now seeking qualified candidates for a Member Service Representative/Loan Officer. This position will be responsible for performing a broad variety of member services functions as well as accepting, approving, and closing loans. Interested parties can […]

February 1, 2019

New Benefits for Members

The Lakota Federal Credit Union has announced new developments in our product and service offering that will benefit our 2500-plus members – as well as the community at large. Effective today, the Credit Union will begin paying dividends to its […]

January 10, 2019

Free Tax Service Aims to Maximize Refunds for Reservation Residents

Lakota Funds and the Lakota Federal Credit Union are partnering again this year to facilitate a Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site that will offer free tax preparation services to those who live on the Pine Ridge Reservation and neighboring […]

September 30, 2018

Survey Demonstrates Members Are Becoming More Savvy About Finances

In the summer and fall of 2018, we conducted an online survey of our members. The survey was comprised of 15 questions, mostly multiple choice, and addressed three main topic areas: current use of financial tools, financial goals, and customer […]