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Why join a Credit Union?

May 26, 2021

Credit Unions play a unique role by reaching out to those within their field of membership who are left behind by other financial institutions and in need of affordable services.

Learn how to become a member of Blair County Federal Credit Union.

Did you accept the dealership financing?

May 26, 2021

Don’t continue paying the high interest rate you agreed to when you purchased your car. This is your opportunity to reduce your monthly car or truck payment. Even if the refinanced rate only goes down a percentage point, the money you save adds up. Call to see how refinancing your bank auto loan can save you!

ATM/Debit Travel Alert

May 26, 2021

The Credit Union may intermittently block areas of high fraud. Will your travel be affected?

Lobby Reopening 03/22/2021

March 19, 2021

Welcome back inside!

Monday – Thursday 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Friday 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

COVID-19 Updated 11/16

November 16, 2020

Effective Wednesday, November 18th we will operate out of the drive-thru only, due to the significant increase of COVID-19 cases in our community. Lobby service will be by appointment only. 

You may access your account 24/7 with our home banking, phone banking (Voice Response Unit) and mobile app.

Please contact the Credit Union for additional information or loan service questions.

Please watch our website for any updates. We appreciate your continued patience and understanding.

COVID-19 Updated 6/16/2020

June 16, 2020

Welcome back inside!

Our lobby will reopen on Wednesday, June 17th. We will continue to follow the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Pennsylvania Department of Health guidelines. 

Here is what you should know before visiting our office:

  • The lobby hours will be 10:00AM – 2:00PM, Monday – Friday. Drive thru hours will remain unchanged: Monday – Thursday 9:00AM – 4:30PM and Friday 9:00AM – 6:00PM.
  • Transactions during lobby hours will be limited to basic teller transactions. 
  • Appointments will be required for loan requests and disbursements, new accounts, and other specialty services. Please call our office, at 814-944-2821, to schedule an appointment or with any questions.
  • Masks will be recommended to enter the building. We ask that members who prefer not to or cannot safely wear a mask use our drive thru.
  • You may be asked to temporarily remove your mask for identification purposes. 
  • Germ barriers have been installed at each teller station. Please remain behind the barrier during your transaction.
  • Teller stations and signature pads will be sanitized after each use. Additional high touch surfaces will be cleaned regularly.
  • The lobby will be limited to 3 members. 
  • Floor markings have been placed in the lobby and on the sidewalk to maintain social distance requirements. A door greeter will provide additional instructions. 

The safety and health of our employees and members remains our top priority. If you are displaying symptoms of COVID-19, please do not visit our lobby. 

Please watch our website for any updates. Thank you for your patience as we continue to work through this challenging time.

NCUA Issues Insurance Statement – Deposits Are Safe in Federally Insured Credit Unions

March 27, 2020

The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) released a statement on March 19, 2020 reminding Credit Union Members of the safety of their deposits in federally insured credit unions.

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COVID-19 Update

March 17, 2020

For over 65 years our Staff and Board of Directors have committed to providing top quality service to you, our Members.  During this challenging time, we will remain committed to serving your financial needs to the best of our ability.

While we are focused to remain open, the Credit Union will comply with local, state and federal health agencies and officials.  Effective Thursday, March 19, the Credit Union will be offering drive-thru services only to support the containment efforts of COVID-19.  Please contact the Credit Union for information on loan or specialty services.  Loan requests, loan disbursements and account openings will be processed in office by appointment.  Online Credit Union services such as home banking, phone banking (Voice Response Unit), bill payment and our mobile app will be available.

The health and well-being of our employees and members remains our top priority, as we face the challenges associated the coronavirus (COVID-19).  Please be assured we are taking precautions as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) to help prevent the spread of this virus.

Please watch our website for any updates, as this situation is evolving rapidly.  We appreciate your patience as we work through this difficult time.

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