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Transfer your credit card balances to our Platinum Mastercard and get a rate as low as 6.99% APR

Posted 1 week ago

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Eliminate your high interest credit card rates at Friends and Family Credit Union. Simply transfer your high interest credit card balances to a Friends and Family Platinum Mastercard with a Balance Transfer Rate of 6.99% APR or 8.99% APR.

This balance transfer rate is good for as long as it takes to pay off the balance.

Please transfer your balances now. This is a limited time offer.

APR = Annual Percentage Rate. Promotional APR applies to transferred balance only. All rates and promotions subject to change without notice. Limited time offer.

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Get up to $5,000 for your Mortgage downpayment and closing costs with a Welcome Home grant

Posted 2 weeks ago

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The Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati offers grants of up to $7,500 for honorably discharged veterans, surviving spouses of military personnel, and active duty military homebuyers and up to $5,000 for all other homebuyers to assist with down payment and closing costs for income eligible homebuyers through the Welcome Home Program (WHP).

Learn more about the Welcome Home Program at Friends and Family

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Annual Meeting Brunch set for April 19th

Posted 2 weeks ago

On Sunday, April 19th, our members will gather at 1 p.m. for an afternoon brunch followed by an annual business meeting. We’ll celebrate our 2019 successes, talk about future plans and give out door prizes. Join us at Executive Events Center located at 5211 Tuscarawas St. West in Perry Township. The cost for the brunch is $10 per member and $20 per nonmember. To reserve your seat, simply complete the Annual Meeting Ticket Request and return it to Friends & Family Credit Union 3920 Erie St. S., Massillon, Ohio 44646 with payment by April 6, 2020.

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Friends and Family named best Bank/Credit Union in 2019 Independent Readers Awards

Posted 1 month ago

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Readers of the Independent Newspaper and IndeOnline.com have voted Friends and Family Credit Union as the Best Bank/Credit Union for the eighth straight year.

Readers also voted Friends and Family as Best in three other Readers Choice Awards:

• Best Employer

• Best Customer Service

• Best Downtown Business

Thank you to everyone in our community who voted for us! We are owned by our members and exist to serve you with great rates and excellent service!

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Please note our special holiday office hours

Posted 2 months ago

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All three Friends and Family Credit Union branches will observe special holiday hours. Please note our holiday schedule.

Dec. 24 -- Christmas Eve 9 a.m. – Noon

Dec. 25 -- Christmas Day CLOSED

Dec. 31 -- New Year’s Eve 9 a.m. – Noon

Jan. 1 -- New Year’s Day CLOSED

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Board Nominations Announced

Posted 1 month ago

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Thank you, members, for your patronage and support. Our members are the true foundation of Friends & Family Credit Union. We are a cooperative financial institution owned and managed by the people who use its services - you, our members.

A volunteer board is one of the primary differences between a credit union and a bank. This year, we have two seats up for election. Nominated for three-year terms are: Gary Lucas and Melville “Bud” Maier.

The election will not be conducted by ballot, and there will be no nominations from the floor when there is at least one nominee for each position. Friends & Family Credit Union provides for the acceptance of additional nominations from the membership.

If you are interested in running for the board of directors, send a letter of interest with a statement of biographical data, qualifications and willingness to serve the appropriate term. The letter must be received at the credit union no later than March 2, 2020.

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Refinance your auto loan from another letter and get up to $500 Cash Back and No Payments for 90 Days

Posted 4 months ago

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You can now refinance your vehicle loan from another lender with rates as low as 3.99% APR and we will give you up to $500 with no payment for 90 days.

But hurry… this is a limited-time offer. Call or stop in any of our three locations and refinance your auto loan today.

APPLY ONLINE NOW!

*APR= Annual Percentage Rate. Additional restrictions may apply. This offer applies to new vehicles and used vehicles refinanced from other institutions. All rates and promotions subject to change without notice. A processing fee of $190 will be assessed. Sample monthly payment of a $12,000 loan for 72 months at 3.99% APR would be approximately $187.69. Loan rate is determined by term, year of vehicle and personal credit history.

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Get the car you want with an auto loan as low as 3.99% APR

Posted 4 months ago

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With a Friends & Family Credit Union auto loan you can pick the vehicle you want because our rates are outstanding! FFCU offers new or used car, truck, or motorcycle loans with terms up to 3.99% APR for up to 60 months, and there are additional rates with terms up to 84 months! And don’t forget you can re-finance that high interest vehicle loan from another financial institution and reduce your monthly payment. Stop in today to get started!

APR= Annual Percentage Rate. Additional restrictions may apply. This offer applies to new vehicles and used vehicles refinanced from other institutions. All rates and promotions subject to change without notice. A processing fee of $190 will be assessed. Sample monthly payment of a $12,000 Joan for 60 months at 3.99% APR would be approximately $221.00. Loan rate is determined by term, year of vehicle and personal credit history.

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Inactive accounts could mean loss of cash

Posted 4 months ago

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Did you know you could lose money in an inactive account? By law, Friends & Family Credit Union is required to automatically release any funds to the State of Ohio from an account with five years of inactivity. To avoid this happening to you, keep your account active with just one transaction per year. Perhaps pick a date to annually make the deposit, such as an anniversary, birthday or even at income tax time. Call Friends & Family Cred­it Union, if you have concerns or questions at 330-832-1371.

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No Credit History? No Co-Signer? No problem with our First-Time Buyer Auto Loan

Posted 1 year ago

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We know everyone does not have a long credit history or a co-signer available. Our loan officers work with you to finance your first car or truck with a low rate and affordable monthly payments.

• No Credit History Required

• $1,200 Minimum Monthly Income

• $999 Security Deposit (to deposit in your FFCU savings account, where it earns interest)

• Direct Deposit or Auto Pay Required

Visit one of our branches to apply in person or call our Loan Department at our Main Office at 330-832-1371.

Read more about this Special Offer.

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NOTICE: We have changed our funds availability policy for deposits at ATMs

Posted 9 months ago

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We have changed our funds availability policy regarding deposits at ATMs. The changes will be in effect on May 23, 2019.

Our previous policy stated that the availability of funds deposited at ATMs owned and operated by the Credit Union will be available for withdrawal on the same business day. Now, for check deposits over $200 made at ATMs owned and operated by the Credit Union will be available for withdrawal on the 3rd business day following the day of deposit. However, the first $200 of that deposit will be available immediately.

Check deposits over $200 made at ATMs not owned and operated by the Credit Union will be available for withdrawal on the 5th business day following the day of deposit. The first $200 is available immediately.

This policy change applies to all accounts.

Other conditions apply, which may further delay availability. Please read the entire notice here for complete information.

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Our mobile app gives you easier access to your accounts

Posted 1 year ago

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Download our helpful App for your smartphone and get convenient access to your Friends and family accounts.

You must be enrolled in Online Banking prior to installing or signing into the new app. If you are not presently enrolled in Online Banking, simply click the online banking link on our home page. Once enrolled, you can proceed to install the new mobile banking app.

Log into Online Banking, then click on MOBILE BANKING and follow the instructions. We are confident you will love the new enhanced services that the mobile app will provide, such as Bill Pay, Person to Person payments, and more!!

Find more information on our MOBILE BANKING PAGE.

If you have any questions please contact our office at 330-832-1371, option 4.

Thank you for being a Friend of the Family!

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Download the free App to find 5,000 Shared Branches

Posted 3 years ago

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Friends And Family Credit Union is a member of the CO-OP Shared Branching network of credit unions. This allows our members to conduct transactions at more than 5,000 participating credit union branches around the world, just as you would at a Friends And Family Credit Union branch.

There are no additional fees associated with this service. Find a Shared Branch near you, your workplace, or your travel destination using the online search, or look for the CO-OP logo at participating credit unions.

Find a Shared Branch and Download The Free App

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Friends and Family Credit Union voted as Best in Independent Readers’ Choice Awards

Posted 2 years ago

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Thank you for again voting Friends and Family Credit Union Number One in the Independent Readers’ Choice Awards!

Readers of the newspaper and its website at indeonline.com voted Friends and Family as “Best” in two categories.

• Best Bank/Credit Union (Our Seventh Consecutive Year)

• Best Downtown Business

We thank you for your confidence in us and we enjoy serving you!

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