Legacy Community Federal Credit Union is headquartered in BIRMINGHAM and is the 11st largest credit union in the state of Alabama. It is also the 537th largest credit union in the nation. It was established in 1955 and as of March of 2014, it had grown to 104 employees and 38,310 members. Legacy Community Federal Credit Union has a A health rating.
Anyone who lives, works, worships, or attends school in the 7 - County Birmingham - Hoover Metro area can join. That includes Jefferson, Shelby, Blount, St. Clair, Walker, Chilton, and Bibb Counties in Central Alabama. - See Details
Please tell me why Legacy only allows 6 online transactions per month? If you have computer banking why only 6? Also why do they transfer 3.00 at a time from your savings when you are about to overdraw and then charge you 3.00 to do it? Is this a ploy to use up your 6 transactions because even if you have money in your savings to cover any overdraw they will not transfer any more money after 6 transfers have been made(these include any you have already made) and will then start charging you 36.00 per overdraw regardless of how much money you have in savings which is supposed to be linked to your checking. I really don't want a useless 3.00 transfer if it's going to use up one of my 6 transactions and I'm going to be charged 3.00 for the service. I discussed this practice with my coworkers and no one could believe the way they handle their online banking.The consensus was why have online banking if it's so limited and how ineffective their overdraft protection was. I'm starting to wonder if this isn't just another way for them to insure fees without being as obvious a bigger banking institutions as they tout themselves as being smaller and more about their customers. If they were really about their customers they would figure out a better solution for their overdraft protection and their computer banking.
We had an account for 26 years. Temporary financial hardship delayed our ability to pay the Mastercard on time for 2 months. Legacy handed our account over to attorneys. The statement that was $2,914.32, now is $3,892.96, with Attorney's Fees of $971.43. That's like a 33.5% interest, but it's not the "members" who are getting it. It's attorneys. Nice customer service! And to think we were about to move all our financial accounts over the Legacy... whew!
Good rewards system (2% interest checking). The staff are friendly. Been using this for about a year. ATM rewards have happened without a hitch. I use ACH from a different bank which quals for direct deposit. I do a bunch of $1 payments for my internet payment which counts as my required transactions. Overall, good stuff and I'm happy. No issues and convenient locations for me in Birmingham, AL.
Legacy is out to "grab all the gusto" just as every other financial institute in this greedy country. Their care for customers is a front.
The Texas Ratio is an indicator of how much capital a bank has available compared to the total value of loans considered at risk. As of March 31, 2014 Legacy Community Federal Credit Union had $899,000 in non-current loans and owned real-estate with $48.74 million in equity and loan loss allowances on hand to cover it. This gives Legacy Community Federal Credit Union a Texas Ratio of 1.84% which is excellent. Any bank with a Texas Ratio near or greater than 100% is considered at risk.
The Texas Ratio for Legacy Community Federal Credit Union experienced no significant changes from 1.19% as of March 31, 2013 to 1.84% as of March 31, 2014, resulting in a negative change of 54.69%. This indicates that the balance sheet and financial strength for Legacy Community Federal Credit Union has had no significant changes in recent periods.
In the past year, Legacy Community Federal Credit Union has increased its total deposits by $189,000, resulting in 0.05% growth for the year. A strong track record of growth is an indicator of consumer confidence and the bank's ability to strengthen its balance sheet. The growth Legacy Community Federal Credit Union has shown is above average.
Both FDIC and NCUA consider capitalization levels of banks and credit unions to be of high importance. Higher capitalization allows for a greater buffer when cover loans that may fail in the future. Legacy Community Federal Credit Union has $407.52 million in assets with $48.74 million in equity, resulting in a capitalization level of 11.96%, which is excellent.
|Assets and Liabilities|
|Equity Capital||$48.28 million|
|Loan Loss Allowance||$466,000|
|Unbacked Noncurrent Loans||$515,000|
|Real Estate Owned||$384,000|
|Historic Data - March 2013|
|Equity Capital||$48.90 million|
|Loan Loss Allowance||$588,000|
|Unbacked Noncurrent Loans||$515,000|
|Real Estate Owned||$160,000|
|Profit Margin - Quarterly|
|Net Interest Margin||1.07%|
|Return on Assets||0.73%|
|Return on Equity||6.14%|
|Interest Income||$2.58 million|
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|0.40%||$100k||-||Daily Share Balance|
|0.40%||$100k||-||Club IRA Balance|
|0.15%||-||-||Christmas Club Account|
|0.15%||-||-||Regular Club Account|
|0.40%||$50k||-||Preferred Money Market|
|2.00%||-||$15k||Premier Checking - Qualifyiing|
|0.25%||-||-||Premier Checking - Non Qualifying|
|0.15%||$2,500||-||Super NOW Checking|
|1.30%||$500||-||60 Month CD|
|1.00%||$500||-||48 Month CD|
|0.75%||$500||-||36 Month CD|
|0.70%||$500||-||30 Month CD|
|0.65%||$500||-||24 Month CD|
|0.65%||$500||-||25 Month CD|
|0.50%||$500||-||18 Month CD|
|0.45%||$500||-||12 Month CD|
|0.25%||$500||-||6 Month CD|
|0.20%||$500||-||91 Day CD|
|1.30%||$500||-||60 Month IRA|
|1.00%||$500||-||48 Month IRA|
|0.75%||$500||-||36 Month IRA|
|0.70%||$500||-||30 Month IRA|
|0.65%||$500||-||24 Month IRA|
|0.65%||$500||-||25 Month IRA|
|0.50%||$500||-||18 Month IRA|
|0.45%||$500||-||12 Month IRA|
|0.25%||$500||-||6 Month IRA|
|0.20%||$500||-||91 Day IRA|
|Legacy Community Federal Credit Union Locations|
|Branch Office||2815 Greystone Commercial Blvd Ste 600||Birmingham, AL 35242-2663|
|Branch Office||810 Colonial Promenade Pkwy||Alabaster, AL 35007|
|Branch Office||100 CORPORATE RDG STE 200||BIRMINGHAM, AL 35242-2994|
|Branch Office||1920 4TH AVE S||BIRMINGHAM, AL 35233-2014|
|Branch Office||6001 Service Rd||BIRMINGHAM, AL 35235-2179|
|Branch Office||9825 PARKWAY E||BIRMINGHAM, AL 35215-7301|
|Branch Office||701 PRINCETON AVE SW||BIRMINGHAM, AL 35211-1303|
|Branch Office||800 MONTCLAIR RD||BIRMINGHAM, AL 35213-1908|
|Branch Office||1400 20th St S||Birmingham, AL 35205-4914|
|Branch Office||1880 Chace Dr||Hoover, AL 35244-1825|