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New Website Look

We made a few changes to the look of the site. Make sure to check things out!

1099 INT Instructions

1099 INT Instructions for Recipient Recipient’s identification number. For your protection, this form may show only the last four digits of your social security number (SSN), individual taxpayer identification number (ITIN), or adoption taxpayer identification number (ATIN). However, the issuer has reported your complete identification number to the IRS and, where applicable, to state and/or…

Target Data Breach

Firefighters Credit Union is aware of an investigation that has begun regarding a data breach at Target Retail stores that involve millions of consumer’s credit and debit card records. The breach appears to have begun at Target retail stores between the dates of November 27, 2013 through December 15, 2013. Firefighters Credit Union is working…

Upcoming Holiday Hours

We will be open Christmas Eve December 24th until noon. We will be closed Christmas Day December 25th. We will be closed New Years Day January 1, 2014.

Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend

Our offices will be closed on Thursday November 28, 2013. Our Lobbies  (all branches) will be closed Friday November 29, 2013. Our drive-ups will be open normal hours on Friday November 29, 2013 and Saturday November 30, 2013.    

Prepaid Visa Gift Cards

We now offer prepaid Visa Gift Cards. A prepaid gift card is a stored value card that carries a Visa logo. It is not a debit card, as it is not linked to a checking or savings account. It is not a credit card, as the only funds that can be spent are that which…

Design You Own Debit Card

It’s here!  You can now design your own debit card. SHAZAM myPic Studio allows cardholders with an existing debit card to create a personalized card with a photo from our photo gallery or any photo you choose—a photo of loved ones, friends, a pet, or a favorite vacation spot. Whatever means the most to you can be…

Form 1099 INT instructions

Instructions for Recipient Account number. May show an account or other unique number the payer assigned to distinguish your account. Box 1. Shows taxable interest paid to you during the calendar year by the payer. This does not include interest shown in box 3. May also show the total amount of the credits from clean…

Updated Information:Temporary NCUA Insurance Coverage Changes

NOTICE: By federal law, as of 1/1/2013, funds in a noninterest-bearing transaction account (including an IOLTA/IOLA) will no longer receive unlimited deposit insurance coverage, but will be NCUA insured to the legal maximum of $250,000 for each ownership category.  For more information, visit www.ncua.gov. NCUA offers a tool kit which is designed to estimate the insurance coverage on member’s…

Telephone Scams

Text Message Debit Card Scam! Firefighter Credit Union has been notified that area cellular customers are receiving unsolicited text messages, with a phone number of 402-913-4823, claiming to be from Firefighters. The message informs the recipient that their debit card has been deactivated and to call 608-466-7758 and enter their debit card number and pin. …

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