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Did you know you can withdrawal funds and make deposits at other credit unions?

Amicus is a part of the CO-OP Shared Branching network.  The most popular credit unions in our area that participate in Shared Branching are STCU and Global Credit Union.  To find a credit union near you visit:  In order to access your account you will need to know your member number and have a […]

Holiday Closures

October 12                  Columbus Day November 11              Veterans Day November 26              Thanksgiving Day November 27              Closing at 1:00 pm December 24              Closing at 1:00 pm December 25              Christmas Day

Save more with Amicus’ Debit Card Round Up

Every time you use your debit card, the transaction will be rounded up to the nearest dollar, and at the end of the day, the increased amount from each of your transactions will be transferred from your debit card checking account into a designated account as a single transaction. The program is FREE. There’s no […]

Mortgage Tips

Who is required to have mortgage insurance? Typically on a conventional loan, if your down payment is less than 20 percent of the value of the home, lenders will require you to carry mortgage insurance. Usually, you pay those mortgage insurance premiums until your loan-to-value ratio (LTV) — this is simply the amount of money […]

What is the difference between origination and discount points when applying for a mortgage? has a great answer: Mortgage Points are a type of fee paid at closing by the borrower to the mortgage lender. There are two types of points: Origination Points and Discount Points. Each point equals to 1% of the loan amount. Origination points are charged to recover some costs of the loan origination process. […]

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Welcome to Your Credit Union

Welcome to Amicus FCU! If you joined the credit union for FREE checking or a great auto loan rate and you still have accounts at a bank we hope you will give us the opportunity to become your primary financial service provider. What is the difference of having your accounts with Amicus than a major […]

Amicus’ 51st Annual Meeting

Credit Unions are owned and operated by their members. The annual meeting is the time when credit union members elect, from their membership, individuals to set the policies for the credit union. Adult members will have the opportunity to vote on two board positions. Children and adults have a chance to win CASH prizes. The […]

Dave Ramsey Course Coming Soon

Ask and you shall receive! Financial education, that is. Amicus is gearing up for another round of Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University and we want YOU to join us! Where: Amicus Federal Credit Union Classes begin: January 27, 2015 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm Cost: FREE! That’s right, there is no cost to take this class. There is […]

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