About the coronavirus (COVID-19)
Our lobby will open on Thursday, June 18, 2020. We will be practicing social distancing and requesting members to wear masks, unless health issues prohibits using the masks. Your safety, as well as the safety of our staff is up utmost importance to us. Only so many members will be able to be in the lobby at a time. You may have to wait outside until you see someone leaving. Look for the social distancing stickers. If there is one available to stand on, you should be ok. We still encourage using the drive-thru window and our home banking site https://www.shareteccu.com/firstareafcu.
HARDSHIP SKIP-A-PAY FOR 2020
FIRST AREA FEDERAL CREDIT UNION IS OFFERING A SKIP-A-PAY RELATING TO HARDSHIPS CAUSED BY THE CORONAVIRUS. LOANS MUST BE CURRENT IN ORDER TO APPLY FOR THE SKIP-A-PAY. A FORM MUST BE COMPLETED AND RECEIVED AT LEAST 3 DAYS PRIOR TO YOUR PAYMENT DUE DATE. WE HAVE THE FORMS AT THE CREDIT UNION DRIVE-THRU WINDOWS. YOU MAY ONLY SKIP 1 MONTH. HOME EQUITY LOANS, PAY DAY LOANS, SHARE-SECURED LOANS AND VISA CREDIT CARDS ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR THE SKIP-A-PAY. NO FEE IS REQUIRED.
BY SIGNING FOR THE SKIP-A-PAY, YOU AUTHORIZE FIRST AREA FCU TO EXTEND YOUR FINAL LOAN PAYMENT BY ONE MONTH. INTEREST WILL CONTINUE TO ACCRUE ON YOUR LOAN(S) DURING THE MONTH YOU SKIP YOUR PAYMENT. MEMBERS MUST BE IN GOOD STANDING TO PARTICIPATE.
A JOINT SIGNATURE MAY BE NECESSARY FOR JOINT LOANS.
For members who are not delinquent or over their credit limit and are in good standing with the credit union, you can call 855-633-0642 to skip your April 4th First Area Visa Credit Card Payment. Interest will continue to accrue on the outstanding balance on your credit card.
Also, First Area is waiving the $2.00 monthly service charge fees for the month of March.