Posts Categorized: Member Notification

Tax Filling and Payment Deadline Extended

Tax Filing and Payment Deadline Extended to July 15, 2020 The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service are providing special tax filing and payment relief to individuals and businesses in response to the COVID-19 Outbreak. The filing deadline for tax returns has been extended from April 15 to July 15, 2020. The IRS urges… Read Full Article »

Inspector General’s Warning about Social Security Scam

Inspector General Warns Public About New Social Security Benefit Suspension Scam The Inspector General reports seeing a rise in Social Security Suspension fraud schemes and is giving consumers advice on how to protect themselves from scammers who are leveraging the COVID-19 pandemic to steal money, personal, information, or both. Inspector General Warns Public About New… Read Full Article »

Having COVID-19 Hardships…Talk With Us

COVID-19 is having a unprecedented impact on daily lives, not only from a health standpoint, but a financial one as well. We know there are a lot of uncertainties right now, but the EEFCU is committed to our members and assisting them where we can. If you are a current EEFCU member, and your income… Read Full Article »

Fraud schemes on the rise related to Coronavirus scare

Federal Bureau of Investigation Reports Rise in Fraud Schemes Related to the Coronavirus Pandemic The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) reports seeing a rise in fraud schemes related to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and is giving consumers advice on how to protect themselves from scammers who are leveraging the COVID-19 pandemic to steal money, personal,… Read Full Article »

Question: Should I take out extra cash?

Should I take out extra cash right now? Some people say you should withdraw cash to protect yourself during the COVID-19 outbreak. Here are four reasons withdrawing extra cash may actually be the worst possible move right now: 1. Cash is vulnerable – Credit union accounts are federally insured to $250,000, making them a gazillion… Read Full Article »

Monday EEFCU Update

Monday, March 16th –  The EEFCU is open regular business hours. Please continue to use our drive-up, drop box (located near our drive-thru), phone, Online and Mobile Banking when possible. If you are not following us on Facebook, we encourage you to do so.  It is the fastest way for us to get information to… Read Full Article »

Federal Trade Commission Issues Consumer Warning on Coronavirus Scams

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released an alert that scammers are taking advantage of fears surrounding the Coronavirus. We’d like to share this message to inform our members to be on the lookout for potential scams. The provided links will take you to those sites providing additional information. As always, the EEFCU encourages our members… Read Full Article »

EEFCU Scholarship

Don’t Miss Out on Financial Aid or the EEFCU Scholarship Have you filled out your 2020 FASFA/ORSAA? Have you started applying for scholarships? The EEFCU offers a $2000 scholarship that our members can apply for through the OSAC site. For more information, application, a list of requirements, and due dates, go to the OSAC website… Read Full Article »