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New products and services!

Great News!

Effective Monday February 5, 2024, the Credit Union will be open on Mondays from 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

From Tuesday to Friday, the opening hours remain the same from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM

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Now offering Money Market Accounts!

Do you want to earn higher interest rates than from your savings accounts while still maintaining liquidity?

A Money Market account could be right for you.

Beginning February 1st, 2024, your credit union will offer Money Market Accounts.

 

See our "rates" page for more information.

 



2024 Holiday Closing dates

2024 Holiday Schedule

Monday, January 1st, 2024 New Year’s Day

Monday January 15, 2024 Martin Luther king, Jr Day

Monday February 19, 2024 Presidents’ day

Monday May 27, 2024 Memorial Day

Wednesday June 19, 2024 Juneteenth

Thursday July 4, 2024 Independence Day

Monday September 2, 2024 Labor Day

Thursday November 28, 2024 and Friday November 29, 2024 Thanksgiving

 

Wednesday December 25, 2024 Christmas Day



Credit Union Financial Pulse

Remote Deposit Capture is here!

Spend less time depositing checks. With Remote Deposit Online, you can make multiple deposits* to your accounts (Savings or Share draft) from your phone or tablet.

Using Remote deposit Online is easy.

1.    Log in to your mobile account (Android or APP)

2.    Click on the "deposit" tab at the bottom of the page.

3.    Take a picture of the front and back of the check.

Important: For the checks to be "approved", the endorsement should read:

For Remote Deposit Only at MEFCU

Account #.............

Signature and Date

* Funds are posted in accounts after 5:00 PM. Funds for checks over $225.00 are released the following business day (some checks could have an extended hold). Maximum deposit is $5K per day.

New Account giveaway*

Spread the word to your family and colleagues. When they open a new account at MEFCU, they will receive a free backpack!

Not a member yet? Contact us at 718-206-8216 or by email at info@medisysefcu.org and we can start the process immediately!

*While supplies last

 Members can now use the following forms of payments to pay their loans at MEFCU:

·         Payments with Debit Cards (VISA OR Mastercard)

·         Payments by bank account

·         Payments with Mastercard credit card

·         Payments with Discover credit card

·         Visit our website at Medisysefcu.org for the link to Message Pay

 

Any Questions? Contact us at 718-206-8216 or email us for more information.



Holiday Loan Special 2023

Our Annual Holiday Loan Special is now available until December 15, 2023 ONLY.

Loan details:

·         Amount applied for can be any amount between $2,500 and $4,000.

·         6 to 12 months repayment (or max 26 bi-weekly payments)

·         Members* can have this loan in addition to an existing loan and/or Quick Loan (if qualified).

·         Flat interest rate is 13% APR* (some members may qualify for a lower interest rate).

·         All other lending policies apply (including credit report check and/or length of employment/membership).

FAIR AND ACCURATE CREDIT REPORTING: Please be advised that Medisys EFCU reports information about your loan account to credit bureaus. Late payments, missed payments, or other defaults on your account may be reflected in your report. (This is also true for your cosigner, if you have one).

* Annual Percentage Rate
Contact us at 718-206-8216 or at info@medisysefcu.org for additional information.

*Minimum 3 months length of Employment and Membership to be eligible.



Statement fees

Sign-up for E-Statements before September 30, 2023 to avoid a $2.00 monthly fee.

 

To avoid the fee, login to the online banking system at www.medisysefcu.org

which can be accessed 24 hours a day.

Once in your account, click on E-statements and agree to the terms.

 

If you don't have access to the online banking system, go to our website at www.medisysefcu.org and click on "Enroll". After enrolling, click on E-statements.

 

If you are experiencing difficulties enrolling to E-statements or to enroll to our online banking, contact us at 718-206-8216 or by email at info@medisysefcu.org



3/16: Great news! Family members now eligible to join Medisys EFCU!

Family members of Medisys EFCU members are now eligible to join. 

Any spouse, child, brother, sister, parent or grandparent living in the same household as the current member can join us and take advantage of all the products and services we have to offer!  Youth accounts now available.

Call us at 718-206-8216 or email us at Info@MedisysEFCU.org for more information.   

 



3/14/23: Mobile Card Management is here!!

Great News!!

Medisys EFCU members using our Visa Debit Card are just a few taps away from the new Mobile Card Management and Spend Tracking features now available in our mobile app!

Set transaction limits, view spending insights, receive fraud alerts, and more!

Add your card to the Apple Wallet, Google Wallet, or Samsung Wallet and make purchases directly from your mobile device!

From within the Medisys EFCU mobile app, simply tap on Cards to get started.

Have questions?  Need a debit card? Please email us at Info@MedisysEFCU.org or call us at 718-206-8216.

Please note: Members must be enrolled in Virtual Branch in order to use the Medisys EFCU mobile app.  Members must have a Share Draft (checking) account in order to use our Visa Debit Card. The app can be downloaded to your mobile device from the Apple App Store and Google Play.



Updated 4/25/23:   2023 Early Closing Dates

The credit union will be closing at 3:00 pm on the following Wednesdays in 2023 (except where noted):   

  

December 27, 2023

Please plan accordingly!!



2023 Holiday Schedule

We will be closed in observance of the following holidays in 2023.

Please plan accordingly!

Monday, December 25:  CHRISTMAS

 

Please use Virtual Branch online banking to access and manage your account.



Medisys EFCU has joined the CO-OP Network!

What does this mean for our members?

You can now connect with 30,000 CO-OP ATMs across the country - all surcharge-free!

*Locations available in convenient retail locations and in all 50 states.

Just look for the red CO-OP logo:

CO-OP ATM Debit/Credit Card Logo

Find ATMs near you in these convenient ways:

* Visit CO-OPatm.org

* Download the CO-OP mobile app

* Text your current address to 91989

* Call 1-888-748-3266

 

 



9/23/2021: Flushing Hospital branch office now closed until further notice

Due to the recent fire in the building our branch office is in at Flushing Hospital, our office there will be closed until further notice.    We will open our office as soon as we can and will update this notice once we know when that will be.

Please consider using the many forms of electronic banking we offer: Virtual Branch online banking, our checking account with optional Visa debit card, our mobile app, bill pay, PopMoney, and eSign.  With our debit card, you can access the funds in your checking account surcharge-free at Co-Op Network ATM machines.  Note: Many of these services work only with our checking account, so if you don't have it yet and would like to open one and order a debit card, we can help you remotely. 

Please call us at 718-206-8216 or email us at Info@MedisysEFCU.org if you have questions or would like more information.

We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to seeing you back in FHMC in November.



New PIN selection process and phone number

Great news!  We now have a new telephone number for debit card holders to use to be able to change their PIN.  Members can use 1-800-992-3808 to call Card Self Service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

New card holders will use this number to both activate their new card and select a PIN.

Existing card holders will use this number to change their PIN number. 

We will no longer be sending PIN mailers or using reference numbers to change the PIN.

 



Visa Purchase Alerts

Medisys EFCU Visa Debit Card holders can now enroll their card in Visa Purchase Alerts in order to closely monitor their transaction activity.  When you sign up to receive Purchase Alerts, you will set up parameters and then receive an email and/or a text message when a qualifying transaction takes place. Purchase Alerts help you keep better track of your money and identify fraudulent transactions more quickly.  Triggers can include: dollar amount, international transactions, or card-absent transactions.  Sign up at Visa.com/PurchaseAlerts and start receiving alerts today!



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