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Newsletter

July 2016

Check out our Loan Specials

Home Equity as low as 2.99%APR
Mini-Mortgage as low as 2.49% APR

Back to School loan as low as 6.50%APR

Click here for more information.

Why Finance Your Next Vehicle With Your Credit Union?

  • Easy to Apply - Applications are taken at the credit union office, by phone, by e-mail, by fax, or through home banking.
  • Pre-approvals - Get approved before you shop so you know how much vehicle you can afford.
  • Same Day Approval - Available to borrowers who meet our lending criteria.
  • Convenient Payback - Payments can be made in person, by mail, by payroll deduction, from direct deposit, by transfers from your credit union account or from an account at another financial institution.
  • Credit Disability & Credit Life Insurance - Available to qualifying members at great rates.
  • Deal With People Who Know You - Why leave your financing up to a salesman when you have the option of dealing with the peope who have your best interests in mind?
  • Great Rates -Click here for rates.
  • Remember - The Succcess of Your Credit Union Depends on You!

Youth Week Celebration

We are excited about our 25th Annual Youth Week Celebration August 8-12, 2016.  There will be prizes and raffles for Members ages 18 and younger who make at least a $5.00 deposit into their existing account or a $25.00 deposit into their new* account.

Bring in your children, step-children, and grandchildren so they can learn about saving.  Open a new* account for your newborn (up to their 1st birthday), and we'll deposit $5.00 into their account.

*Social Security Card required to open all new accounts.

We Have Money To Lend!

Are your summertime plans on hold because you're low on funds?  Does Your house need repairs or does your car need to be replaced?  Your Credit Union offers many types of loans to meet your ever changing needs.  All of our loans are at competitive rates with terms that will give you a payment that you can afford.

If you are unsure about which type of loan will best suit your needs, we'll be happy to take the time to discuss your options with you.

The Smart Option Student Loan®

Don't let school start without the funds you need.  When scholarships, federal loans, and financial aid don't cover all your expenses, the Sallie Mae SmartOption Student Loan® can make up the rest.

To learn more, get started here: Salliemae.com/smartoption/ibew56fcu


New This Year: Save Big on Kennywood Funpass!

By using our special corporate Kennywood link, purchse a ticket for $28.50!

https://www.kennywood.com/ibew56fcu

Kennywood is America's Finest Traditional Amusement Park!  The Pittsburgh-area park offers a unique mix of classic rides and modern thrills, including six roller coasers, a 14-ride Kiddieland, and several attractions that cannot be found anywhere else.

Founded as a trolley park in 1898 and named a National Historic landmark in 1987, Kennywood continues to provide unforgettable fun for all ages.  Enjoy everything from tasty funnel cakes, deep fried Oreos, to Kennywood's world famous Potato Patch Fries!

Traveling this Summer?

  • Remember to notify the Credit Union of your travel plans so that your debit card will work as expected.
  • CU-Money Visa Travel Cards can make your vacation a breeze.  There is a $9.95 purchase fee and cards can be loaded in any amount from $100-$5,000.  Use the card at merchants and at ATMs.  Cards can be reloaded multiple times for a $2.00 fee per re-load.

Are you stumped looking for that perfect gift?

How about a CU-Money Visa Gift Card?  Perfect for graduations, weddings, showers, or birthdays!  The cards can be used anywhere that accepts Visa Debit Cards.  There is a $2.50 activation fee and cards can be loaded in any amount from $10-$1,000.

Banking at Your Leisure

Do you want the opportunity to look up account balances and account activity, as well as to do transfers between your Credit Union Accounts at your convenience?  If so, then Home Banking is for you!  Contact the Credit Union office for the required form to sign up for this convenient service.

You can now get your monthly and quarterly statements online.  When you log into your home banking account, click on the "Statements" tab to sign up for E-Statements.

Direct Deposit

We encourage you to have your paycheck, social security, pensions, unemployment, etc. electronically deposited into your credit union account.

Benefits of Direct Deposit Include:

  • Transfers funds securely & directly into your Regular Share or Share Draft (Checking) Account
  • Eliminates the risk of lost or stolen checks
  • Quick access to your funds
  • Access funds easily with a credit union Debit Card
  • Saves on trips to your credit union
  • Peace of mind when you're out of town
  • Helps protect the envirmonment

If convenience and safety are important to you, Direct Deposit is the way to go!

Family Membership

Did you know that your family members and members of your household (persons living under your roof) are eligible to join your Credit Union?  To join, they need a current photo ID (unless they're a child), social secuirty number, a $25 share deposit, and a .25¢ membership fee.

Family Members include your:

Spouse          Children          Stepchildren          Grandchildren

Parents          Stepparents    Grandparents          Brothers & Sisters

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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IBEW Local 56 FCU
962 West 20 Street
Erie, PA 16502
Phone:  (814) 455-2270      FAX:  (814) 455-4307
Toll Free:  (800) 723-7800

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Routing Number: 243381065
 
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