Welcome to the Federal Employees Credit Union on the Web! Our newly created site will continue to be enhanced to serve all of your financial needs!
Your credit union wants to help you meet your financial goals. Savings plan are available at the credit union including Christmas and Vacation Club accounts. Members can borrow from the credit union. Credit unions traditionally have been the best place to get a loan. Interest rates are usually lower than those offered by other lenders. And since credit unions consider one's character as well as collateral, it often is easier to get a credit union loan. You'll also find other services consumer financial services to help you secure a financially sound future. All VA Employees & Volunteers, P&G Employees and their close family members are eligible to become members.
To find out more, inquire at the Credit Union on the 3rd Floor of the VA Medical Center or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Merger Question & Answers
As many of our member may have been hearing, the Board of Directors is considering a merger proposal with the Federal Employees Credit Union in Des Moines. Below are some questions and answers for you.
How will this proposal affect the members at FECU?
If this merger proposal is accepted by the members of our Credit Union, there will be an expansion in services offered at FECU. The Federal Employees Credit Union (Des Moines) maintains an interactive website at www.fecuiowa.org with a complete list of services offered. The website www.fecuiowa.org also offers online banking to it customers.
How will this proposal affect the staff at FECU?
If this merger proposal is accepted by the members of our Credit Union, current staff would remain with the Credit Union.
Will the Iowa City branch office be closed?
FECU (Des Moines) is not looking to close the branch office in Iowa City. FECU (Des Moines) currently maintains three locations and is looking to expand itsí service offerings to members in a fourth location in Iowa City.
Will fees go up?
The current fee schedule will change to match that of FECU (Des Moines).
When merger talks first began, which side initiated them?
The Board of Directors for FECU (Des Moines) initiated merger discussions due to very close similarities in member base and size.
What are the benefits of this proposal?
Our members would be offered an expansion of services while the two Credit Unions use their synergies to streamline processes and procedures. Our current staff would also have improved resources for education, benefits and flexibility. The membership of both credit unions would continue to receive the superior personal service and quality financial products they have come to expect from their credit union.
What is the procedure for a merger of Credit Unions?
The two merging Credit Unions must discuss many other specifics and work to develop a merger plan. The Credit Union Division and the Iowa Credit Union League offers assistance in developing this plan and the Credit Union Division must provide written approval of any plans formed. After the two Credit Unions come up with a plan and have the plan approved by the Credit Union Division, the members of FECU will have an opportunity to openly discuss the merger and to vote on the merger plan.
Who can I contact with further questions?
Name/Position Preferred contact method
Marsha Harney, Chairperson Zidibu@aol.com
Scott Foster, Vice Chairperson email@example.com
Kim Orth, CFO firstname.lastname@example.org
Molly Zastrow, Acting CU Manager email@example.com
Lori Swailes, Secretary firstname.lastname@example.org
Julie Bartholomew, Audit Committee email@example.com
Jim Ebel, Audit Committee firstname.lastname@example.org
Joann Page, Audit Committee email@example.com
Joe Goedken, Credit Committee (319) 338-0581 ext. 5316
Jim St. John, Credit Committee firstname.lastname@example.org
Margaret Simons, Credit Committee email@example.com
VA Medical Center
601 Hwy 6W Room 3W08
Iowa City, IA 52246
Telephone (319) 354-1813
VA Extension 7990
Fax (319) 354-0947
General Information: firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday - Thursday 10:30am - 3:30pm
Friday 9:00am - 5:30pm
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