What our Members need to know about Same Day ACH

Coming September 15th: Same-Day ACH In an effort to drastically improve the U.S. electronic payments system, the Automatic Clearing House network, changes are being made to change the time-frame in which electronic debit payments are applied to your account. Beginning on Friday, September 15th, 2017 all financial institutions, merchants, and vendors that accept electronic payments and debits will begin Same-Day ACH processing.   What does this mean? These changes will result in a faster payment system. This means ACH payments you are sending may clear your account quicker than you are accustomed to. However,…Read more

Equifax Information Breach: What You Need To Know

What to do if you were hit by the Equifax breach SAN FRANCISCO — An estimated 143 million U.S. consumers could be affected by a cybersecurity attack carried out against Equifax, one of the nation's three largest credit-reporting companies.Normally one of the first things victims are told to do is to go to a credit-reporting company and request their records to make sure that there are no unauthorized accounts or charges on their existing accounts. This time around, experts suggest checking with Equifax rivals, Experian and TransUnion. While there is no evidence of unauthorized activity in the Equifax credit reporting…Read more

Labor Day

The Credit Union will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Monday, September 4th. Normal  business hours will resume on Tuesday, September 5th.  Read more

Saturday, April 1st, 2017

No fooling! Midwest Family FCU will be closed on Saturday, April 1st, 2017 as we undertake a processor conversion! More information will be released over the coming months regarding our conversion, so please check back often!     Read more

Loan Skip-A-Pay Forms are Here!

Take a break from your loan payments this holiday season. Sign up for the Skip-A-Payment program with Midwest Family and defer personal and auto loans for one month. Low Processing Fee $20 per loan Flexible – You Choose Which Month to Skip October November December Hassle-Free We can deduct the processing fee from your Share Savings Account, so you don’t have to send us any money If you make your payments via Payroll Deduction or Direct Deposit, your skipped payment will be deposited into your Share Savings Account Interest will continue to accrue…Read more

Skip-A-Pay

It's almost that time of year again!   Midwest Family wants to help our members keep some extra cash in their pockets during the holiday season! Beginning Saturday, October 1st, Skip-a-Pay coupons will be available online as well as at the Credit Union for our members to fill out and bring it to us. We will be running this promotion from October 1st to December 14th, 2016! Stay tuned for more details!Read more

$20 Bill Pay Promotion

Through the month of October, the Credit Union will be sending out an e-mail inviting our members to enroll in Online Bill Pay! This can be done directly through Perfect Teller. After you sign-in you will see a link to Bill Pay on the right hand side of your Account Overview. You will be redirected to our Bill Pay site where it will walk you through enrollment. Once you have enrolled, you will want to set up three different bill payments to be sent out during October-November and you will be gifted back $20…Read more

**Debit Card Alert**

**UPDATE** The network was reconnected Tuesday, September 6th, in the afternoon and we have had no more reported outages at this time. Thank you for your patience.   At this time, our network is experiencing an outage and access to all Midwest Family FCU debit cards is currently unavailable. We are working with our network to rectify this issue as soon as possible, as to not further disrupt member service. Please contact the Credit Union with any questions: (219) 763-5640 We appreciate your patience and apologize for the inconvenience.Read more