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Erie Federal Credit Union (EFCU) Experience -- Not Good!
Updated: Aug 11, 2016 by ronh  |  8 comments  |  Bank Reviews

Got bored over weekend, thus applied online for the (3.56%, $25K) Dividend+Plus account from EFCU. (1) ID questions were ancient and impossible read more

How To Meet The$1K/Mo Spend?
Updated: Feb 4, 2016 by kiwi  |  7 comments  |  Bank Reviews

Any tips on how to meet the $1000/mo spend for the higher interest rate? Feel free to pm. Trying to figure out if this is worth the effort.

Rewards Checking Rate Guarantee
Updated: Jul 17, 2015 by fushi25  |  3 comments  |  Bank Reviews

I received an email from Consumers CU yesterday stating they are extending the rate guarantee to the end of the year (it was guaranteed until the end of read more

No Pin For Debit Card Transactions?
Updated: Mar 27, 2015 by greenowl  |  4 comments  |  Bank Reviews

Don't quite get the idea of putting a reasonable sum in a checking account and then carrying/using a debit card with no pin.... people at bank seem very read more

Consumers Credit Union (up to 5.09%APY RCA) guarantee extended through at least 12/31/15
Updated: Mar 27, 2015 by pearlbrown  |  14 comments  |  Bank Deals

From an email received moments ago: It's NO gimmick ... it's Rewards Checking from CCU, the nation's finest checking account.  Why can we make read more

Consumer Credit Union Increased From $10,000 To $20,000 --- Rate 4.09% To 5.09%
Updated: Nov 17, 2014 by pearlbrown  |  4 comments  |  Bank Deals

**requires credit card to earn up to $20,000. CCU now pays this amazing rate on deposits up to $20,000! Want even MORE great news? We've read more

Avoid Penalties For Idle Bank Accounts
Updated: Jun 19, 2013 by pearlbrown  |  6 comments  |  Financial News

From Kiplingers: Maybe you’ve opened a savings or money market deposit account to stash cash you don’t plan to deal with often -- say, money read more

Posting Problems And Multiple Visa Debit Card Authorizations
Updated: May 15, 2013 by PelicanStateCU  |  2 comments  |  Bank Reviews

I have noticed from personal experience that each time I use my Visa Debit card to make purchases over the phone that Pelican State Credit union will put read more

Upcoming Changes For Current Coppermark Bank Customers
Updated: May 6, 2013 by 51hh  |  4 comments  |  Bank Deals

Highlights from material received this afternoon: 1.  The operational integration of Coppermark Bank into Prosperity Bank is expected to be read more

Bad News About Consumers Credit Union July Rates
Updated: Jul 3, 2012 by jep1960  |  9 comments  |  Bank Deals

I just got off the phone with Jessica B from Consumers Credit Union, and unfortunately got some bad news about the rate that is guaranteed through June read more

What's It Going To Be After ????
Updated: Mar 20, 2012 by slyde56  |  7 comments  |  Bank Deals

4,09% Rate ENDS June 30 2012

Updated: Mar 13, 2012 by ekat  |  4 comments  |  Bank Deals

EFF. 4/6/12 rate is cut to 1.27% for up tp $25,000 

Consumers Credit Union $50/$50 Referral Promotion
Updated: Feb 29, 2012 by pdxmale  |  22 comments  |  Bank Deals

Consumers Credit Union has announced a guarantee that it will keep 4.09% APY for the rewards checking account  for balances up to $10,000 until June read more

Consumers Is Trying To Transfer From An Account I Never Set Up & Charging Me
Updated: Feb 17, 2012 by pdxmale  |  1 comment  |  Bank Reviews

I opened a reward checking account with Consumers Credit Union.  They gave me an account number to establish a link with Chase.  I funded the read more

Kasasa & Reward Checking: Community Banks Team Up To Fight The Megabanks
Updated: Feb 17, 2012 by pdxmale  |  1 comment  |  Financial News

Coincidentally, one day after I reviewed the latest on reward checking and Kasasa, CNNMoney.com published this interesting article about BancVue's read more

Which Is A Better Name? Reward Checking Or Kasasa?
Updated: Feb 16, 2012 by pdxmale  |  1 comment  |  Financial News

If you have been following reward checking over the last few years you have probably noticed many banks calling their reward checking accounts Kasasa read more

OK Credit Union
Updated: Feb 16, 2012 by pdxmale  |  3 comments  |  Bank Reviews

I recently opened a Northwest Federal Credit Union and here are my thoughts so far.  The online process was fine for the most part, except when I read more

Consumers Credit Union Offers E-Delivery Of All Notices
Updated: Jan 21, 2012 by elioa6  |  6 comments  |  Bank Deals

Consumers Credit Union offers e-delivery of all notices You can now sign up to get e-delivery of ALL bank notices in addition to e-statements.  The read more

Consumers CU 4.09% Guaranteed Thru 6/30/2012
Updated: Jan 19, 2012 by pdxmale  |  17 comments  |  Bank Deals

A bold move by Consumers!  Certain to grab customers from the mega-fee banks and competitors. Quote from website https://www.myconsume read more

Medallion Stamps
Updated: Jan 4, 2012 by smc  |  3 comments  |  Miscellaneous

My grandmother past away on 11/13/11 and she had several t-bills with the Legacy Treasury Direct. On 11/21/11 me and my uncle went to her bank to liquid read more

Rate Drop Dismay
Updated: Dec 14, 2011 by pdxmale  |  1 comment  |  Bank Reviews

Just a few months back, I drove twelve hours round-trip from Minneapolis to northern Illinois to move my entire banking business to Resource read more

Market USA FCU "Enhanced" Requirements...
Updated: Dec 13, 2011 by pdxmale  |  5 comments  |  Bank Deals

Adding three BillPays (at least $20) and debit card transactions need to be at least $5 -- (Premium) Rate still (4%, $50K) Without the three BillPays, read more

UFB? FDIC Insurance
Updated: Dec 5, 2011 by tinkywinky  |  7 comments  |  Bank Reviews

I read the posts about FDIC insurance. I reviewed my bank statements on accounts I have at UFB. August and September were printed on Bank of the Internet read more

Posted: Dec 2, 2011 by pdxmale  |  0 comments  |  Miscellaneous

 SERVE is a service by American Express that is designed to compete with PAYPAL. They are paying a bonus of $10.00 just for signing up. read more

Updated: Nov 11, 2011 by MARCIAGMOORE1  |  2 comments  |  Bank Deals

  Anyone can join and with direct deposit they will pay a bonus of $100.00 and I will pay an ADDITIONAL $20.00 for the referral via paypal. read more

Any Suggestions Where To Put Money Now?
Updated: Nov 10, 2011 by 51hh  |  6 comments  |  Ask The Community

I'm looking for an account that pays more interest than I can get at the "big" banks.  I don't know if I should lock up these low rates in a read more

Rewards Checking Refer A Friend
Updated: Nov 2, 2011 by pdxmale  |  30 comments  |  Bank Deals

Looking for someone to refer me to Consumers Credit Union's reward checking.  Looks like both of us would get $50 for the referral.  Any

I Can Refer You To Join Consumers Credit Union! - 4.09% RCA + $60.00 BONUS
Updated: Nov 1, 2011 by dunker  |  4 comments  |  Bank Deals

when you meet the requirements - They will pay you $50.00 and I will send you $10.00 via PAYPAL. Contact me @ pdx2iah@aol.com

How Many People Here Are Giving Up On CD's
Updated: Oct 31, 2011 by pearlbrown  |  9 comments  |  Miscellaneous

Now that it is almost impossible to find 3% CDs, I am wondering how many people are abandoning CDs and looking elsewhere to invest their money. I am read more

Union Square CU Drops From 4.57%/25K To 3.51%/15K
Updated: Oct 28, 2011 by pdxmale  |  2 comments  |  Bank Deals

I just received an e-mail --- new rate effective 12/1/11   another 4%er falls