The Bodie Island Lighthouse, (pronounced "Body") is located just south of the town of Nags Head and Whalebone Junction, where Highway 158, Highway 64, and NC Highway 12 intersect. Visitors travelling towards Hatteras Island can't help but notice the black and white horizontal striped structure, peaking out over a line of dense cedar trees on the soundside.
State Employees Credit Union is a well-known and reputable a non-profit financial cooperative which serves both public school employees and state employees all across North Carolina. Owned by its members, this financial institution has branches all across the state, which includes two centrally located branches in the Outer Banks in the towns of Manteo and Nags Head.
The State Employees Credit Union offers a wide range of services that are found at any upstanding bank, which includes everyday checking and savings accounts for personal banking, estate planning and trust services, insurance services for home, health, life and auto, retirement planning, and investment accounts. In addition, the State Employees Credit Union offers a wide range of loans for local homeowners or potential buyers, which includes both fixed rate and adjustable rate mortgages, mortgage assistance programs, special mortgage programs, and home equity loans for potential remodeling projects. Whether a buyer is finally obtaining their dream of having a primary residence on the Outer Banks, or planning an extensive remodel of their current residence, they can find what they need through State Employees Credit Union. Best of all, because the financial co-op is a non-profit organization, clients can count on competitive rates and service fees regardless of their specific real estate or banking needs.