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October 30, 2008

The RCA Dome in Indianapolis provided great memories to all those lucky enough to attend an event in the stadium. I was lucky enough to go to the 1997 NCAA Final Four, several state high school basketball finals, and numerous Colts games. It's been a part of Indianapolis for over 20 years.In the Ind...

October 29, 2008

If you're unable to get loan from your current bank due to the current economic situtation, Financial Center can help.We are prepared to help you get your next auto loan, home equity line of credit, mortgage or credit card.If you live, work, worship, attend school or volunteer in Indianapolis or Mar...

October 28, 2008

Financial Center offers a variety of e-mail alerts designed to keep your account and contact information current. Keep informed about your account activity by opting to use our e-Lerts. You decide when we send you an e-Lert, and you can set the notification criteria from a list of e-Lert topics and ...

October 27, 2008

REALTunes Checking, the latest product from Financial Center, will be introduced  next week to all of our credit union members. REALTunes Checking is a free checking account that awards you free downloads from the iTunes music store as well as up to $25 in refunds for ATM surcharges n...

October 24, 2008

On Saturday, October 25th, we'll be hosting another Shred Day at our Park 100 Center from 9 AM to Noon. Come in and have your confidential documents shredded for free. The Park 100 Center is located at 5455 West 86th Street in Indianapolis....

October 24, 2008

This past Saturday, several Financial Center employees took part in the 2008 Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event in Indianapolis. As a team, our employees raised $1,180 for the event. Overall, the event had 5,800 walkers and raised $257,000 for the American Cancer Society. Making Strides Aga...

October 23, 2008

Kimberly Palmer from U.S. News&World Report had an interesting article this week on the benefits of joining a credit union.In the article, Palmer notes that 90 million Americans are members of a credit union, and that most Americans are eligible to join a credit union - even if they don't realiz...

October 22, 2008

I've always been an avid sports fan. I really enjoy going to games and taking in the entire atmosphere of a sporting event. Living in Indianapolis, there is seemingly always a game to go to whether it be the Colts, Pacers, Fever, Indians, or Ice. if you live in the Indianapolis area, chances ar...

October 21, 2008

Financial Center Online and MoneyLine, our bank by phone system, will be unavailable tonight from 11 PM to Midnight due to a system upgrade. We apologize for this inconvenience....

October 20, 2008

On Saturday, Financial Center hosted a member education seminar on how to avoid fraud and identity theft. We had about ten members attend the seminar, and we want to share the presentation with all of those who were unable to attend. Avoiding Fraud and Identity Theft - October 2008 View Slid...

October 17, 2008

This morning I was able to attend a training session on the credit union's latest product, REALTunes Checking. REALTunes Checking is much like our Reward Checking product in that we will give you an incentive if you satisfy several qualifiers: Make at least 12 debit card transactions  ea...

October 16, 2008

Today, credit unions and their members across the world are celebrating International Credit Union Day. This year's theme is My Credit Union: It Belongs to Me. Financial Center, much like other credit unions, exists to provide solutions that fulfill our members' needs. Whether you want to buy a...

October 15, 2008

This Saturday, the credit union will host a member education seminar. The topic will be Avoding Fraud and Identity theft. It will take place at our Main Center located at 7101 East 56th Street in Indianapolis from 9 AM to Noon.Attendees will learn methods on how to avoid becoming a victim of financi...

October 15, 2008

On Thursday (10/16) from approximately 11 AM to 1 PM, our website at www.fcfcu.com will be down for maintenance. We apologize for this inconvenience. If you need assistance, please call our Member Services team at 317.916.7700....

October 14, 2008

We've added an additonal Shred Day. The Main Center will host a Shred Day on Saturday, November 15th from 9 AM to Noon. Here's a complete list of the upcoming Shred Days: October 18th - Fox Road October 25th - Park 100 November 1st - Southside November 8th - Castleton November 15th - Main Center ...

October 10, 2008

Financial Center will be closed on Monday due to Columbus Day. Online banking and MoneyLine as well as all of our ATMs will still be available for your needs....

October 10, 2008

On Monday, September 8th, blog reader Sarah commented that she had experienced some problems with our website loading properly. We have since corrected those problems and hope that this greatly improves the experience for all of our credit union members.If you have any additional problems with the f...

October 10, 2008

Financial Center will provide free shredding services tomorrow at our Emerson Center from 9 AM to Noon. The Emerson Center is located at 7915 S. Emerson Avenue in Indianapolis. See you there!...

October 08, 2008

With last week's Senate approval of an increase in the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund, Financial Center can now insure your savings up to $500,000. $250,000 of insurance is now provided by the NCUSIF and we also offer an additional $250,000 through Excess Share Insurance.With the recent ...

October 07, 2008

MoneyLine, our bank by phone system, will be down until 2 PM today for a service upgrade.We apologize for this inconvenience.UPDATE: MoneyLine is back up and running. Thank you for your patience....

October 06, 2008

The Financial Center team was out in full force at last Friday night's football game between Carmel and Warren Central. Check out the video below of several of our staff members firing t-shirts into the stands! ...

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