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Social Security and Your Retirement Seminar

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 8:00am & 6:00pm

International Credit Union Day

On October 16, credit unions around the world will unite behind the message of “Local Service. Global Good.™” for International Credit Union (ICU) Day. Share in this powerful credit union vision and celebrate with more than 200 million people worldwide to establish credit unions as our best financial partner. Learn more about International Credit Union (ICU) Day.

Miracle Marathon

At First Credit Union, we value the importance of giving back to the community, and we also value the health and wellness of our employees and their families. First Credit Union is excited to participate in the Miracle Marathon to support Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. You can join us! Learn more about the Miracle Marathon.

NEW Videos

Check out the new videos made by firstcu employees about credit unions. The videos illustrate how credit unions are cool, not for profit, cooperative, local, and convenient. Check it out today at YouTube.

Memorial Day through Labor Day 2014

85 Chances to Get $85! - In celebration of our 85th anniversary, we’re giving 85 members up to $85 each. Every time you use your Visa® debit or credit card for purchases, it’s another chance to receive up to $85 to pay for your purchase.* Visit the 85 Chances to Get $85 special offer page for complete details!

*Receive one entry with each purchase made with an eligible First Credit Union Visa® debit card or credit card during the promotional period beginning May 23, 2014 and ending September 5, 2014. Pool of entries will include all transactions posted or manual entries received during promotional period and since last drawing. Monetary payouts equal to each randomly selected transaction purchase amount, up to $85 and a minimum of $5, excluding any cash-back options, cash withdrawals, cash advances or balance transfers, will be credited to corresponding account within 30 days. A total of 85 transactions will be randomly selected during the promotional period with a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 10 transactions selected per week. First Credit Union Visa® health savings account debit cards, prepaid gift debit cards, and prepaid reloadable debit cards are not eligible for this promotion. Certain restrictions apply. Please see Official Rules for complete details including how to participate without making a purchase or transaction.


Casual for CMN - During the month of July, you may notice First Credit Union employees dressed casually, well it was for a good cause! When employees made a donation to Children’s Miracle Network, they can enjoy a casual day each Wednesday during Julyl. We hope to raise more than $500 from the effort plus firstcu employees enjoy participating and showing their support for our local Children's Miracle Network Hospitals - Phoenix Children's Hospital and TMC for Children.


Chandler Ostrich Festival Parade - Be sure to keep an eye out for "Earnest". First Credit Union's piggy bank balloon. The parade starts at 10am and travels down Arizona Avenue between Ray Road and Chicago Street.


Parada Del Sol Parade - "Earnest" the piggy bank balloon made his way up Scottsdale Road during the 61st Annual Event. Over 100,000 spectators were there for all the fun!



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News Releases

First Credit Union Celebrates 85th Anniversary with New Logo, 85 Chances to Get $85 Promotion

Chandler, Arizona - June 26, 2014

Former First Credit Union President and CEO, Fred L. Kent, Passes Away
Chandler, Arizona - September 21, 2012

First Credit Union Awards College Scholarships to Arizona Students
Chandler, Arizona - March 7, 2012

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