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Deposit Your Checks Remotely

We want to make your life a lot easier with the convenience of our Remote Deposit Anywhere Service1! Remotely deposit personal checks safely and securely from your mobile phone or smart device using our free HFCU mobile banking app2.

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Your Money is Safe at Our Federally Insured Credit Union

We want to remind you that your money is safe at Houston Federal Credit Union, and your deposits are federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) up to at least $250,000 per individual depositor.

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How to Spot IRS Scams and Fight Back

Scammers take advantage of people’s deep fear of the IRS to scare them into providing sensitive information or money by phone, email, or postal mail. In extreme cases, they may be able to infect computers with malware. While its impossible to prevent all types of tax-related fraud that may affect you by reading through the following known tax scams, you can educate yourself about how these tax scams operate to make sure you do not become the victim of an IRS scam.

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Making Social Distancing Positive

At Houston Federal Credit Union, we know that you are constantly being reminded about the COVID-19 pandemic through the news and everyone around you. It has temporarily changed our world and normal routine in just about everything that we do, and the purpose of this message is to remind our members and everyone else to stay positive, keep looking towards tomorrow and know that we are here for you.

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Get Your Funds Faster!

When you set-up Direct Deposit* through an employer, social security benefits or retirement fund with your HFCU account, you could receive your funds generally several days prior to your actual paycheck date. No more waiting in lines or worrying that your check may be late or lost in the mail.

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Make The Most of Online & Mobile Banking

Make banking more convenient with 24/7 online and mobile banking. Access your accounts, transfer funds around, and even apply or make a payment on an HFCU loan when you enroll in online banking (eTeller) and HFCU’s other remote banking services.

Protect Yourself Against Coronavirus Scams

At HFCU, we are serious about our members, guest member’s and employee’s safety concerning the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Federal, state and local government are working persistently to respond to the rapid growth of the public threat of COVID-19 while communities across the country are dealing with an increase in the number of reported cases. While necessary health tips and actions are being taken to reduce exposure. It is also important to watch out for scammers that are taking advantage of fears surrounding the Coronavirus. Scammers are setting up websites to sell fake products, and using fake emails, texts, and social media posts as a trick to take your money and gain your personal information.

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Our Drive-Thru Lanes are Open to Serve your Financial Needs

In cooperation with the recommendations of limiting gatherings of 10 or more from the White House and the CDC’s latest guidance on social distancing, all Houston Federal Credit Union drive-thru lanes remain open and our lobbies with the exception of the Greenville, South Carolina Branch are closed to the general public effective Thursday, March 19, 2020. Branches with drive-thru stations and their drive-thru business hours can be found using the HFCU Branch and ATM locator. .

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Save Time and Apply for Your Loan Online!

Save yourself a trip to a branch and apply for the money you need today with HFCU’s remote online loan application! Whether you’re looking to purchase a new or used vehicle or perhaps refinance your auto loan, cover unexpected expenses, consolidate debt, secure a business loan, or purchase a home or finance home improvements we can help.

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Your Digital Wallet Is at Your Convenience!

At this time, HFCU strongly encourages all of our members to utilize their digital wallet and other forms of contactless payment to make everyday purchases and to avoid handling cash if necessary.