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 […]

September 28, 2018

Big Trip Giveaway

The Lakota Federal Credit Union is pleased to announce our Big Trip Giveaway where members who finance or refinance a vehicle with with us will have a chance to win $1,000 towards the vacation of their dreams. Here’s How it […]

June 26, 2018

Lakota Federal Credit Union Launches 2018 Member Survey

Providing tools to help our members build a brighter financial future is a top priority of the Lakota Federal Credit Union. We are conducting a brief survey of our members so that we can identify areas of opportunity to best […]

April 30, 2018


We are pleased to announce that the launch of our new Paperless Checking Accounts has gone extremely well. We are glad that we have been able to expand our product offering to meet the needs of our members. We will […]

November 3, 2017

Lakota Federal Credit Union and Lakota Funds Launch 1st Annual Coat Drive

We are pleased to announce that we are teaming up with our valued partner, Lakota Funds, to launch our 1st Annual Coat Drive. We are asking our members to help us spread the warmth by donating gently used coats. All […]

October 6, 2017

Shayna Ferguson is a 2017 CU Rock Star

Credit Union Magazine, published by Credit Union National Association, has announced its 2017 class of Credit Union Rock Stars. Among the 54 credit union members recognized across the nation, was our very own Shayna Ferguson.     Shayna was also […]

October 5, 2017

Shayna Ferguson Panelist at New Ideas Conference

Our Manager, Shayna Ferguson, shared her insight on a panel at the New Ideas Conference in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Shayna was one of three panelists of credit union leaders who shared their personal stories about how they got into […]

September 25, 2017

Lakota Federal Credit Union Celebrates 5-year Anniversary

In just five years the Lakota Federal Credit Union, the only federally-insured financial institution on the Pine Ridge Reservation, has built a membership base of over 2,200, disbursed over 1,800 loans, has a current loan portfolio totaling $2.5 million, and […]

July 6, 2017

the memo: CEO Spotlight

Our very own, Shayna Ferguson was featured in the CEO Spotlight of “the memo,” the Credit Union Association of the Dakotas’ newsletter. Here’s an excerpt: Before becoming a member and an employee, Shayna Ferguson, Manager of the Lakota Federal Credit Union, […]