Once you set up your ministry’s bank accounts, it’s easy to forget about them except when checking your account balance, making deposits, or writing checks. However, you should do several other vital tasks to ensure that you’re managing your bank accounts well and wisely. [read more]
Online banking has become my primary means of managing funds and account information for all my corporate and personal accounts. It has become such a normal way of banking that I can’t imagine managing our accounts without it. [read more]
A good budget can help your ministry plan for and stay focused on its highest priorities. Two upcoming webinars are being offered by ECCU to help you budget better. [read more]
One of many lessons ministries have learned in recent years is the importance of cash reserves—having funds available when you need them. Without adequate reserves, the pursuit of your ministry’s mission may be in jeopardy.
A free ECCU webinar recording—Cash Reserves: Why you need them. How to build them.—can help. [read more]
A key benefit of ECCU membership is the opportunities it creates to network with and learn from other ministries. The upcoming webinar, Proven Ways to Increase Giving to Your Ministry, is the latest example. Many of the insights and ideas you’ll hear in the webinar came from three member ministries. [read more]