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Shop our Annual Holiday Market 
December 5 - December 23, 2016

  • Mondays 10:00am to 3:00pm
  • Fridays 10:00am to 5:00pm
  • Saturdays 10:00am to 1:00pm

For a schedule of vendors, please visit: 2016 Holiday Market Schedule

Members Quarterly October 2016 

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Members should be aware of an automated phone scam currently in the wild. If you receive a phone call, with a recorded message indicating that there is a hold on your M&T debit card, do not return the call, and do not provide any card information. If you have provided your Alternatives FCU card information in response to this scam, please contact Alternatives FCU immediately.

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Laurie and Zoe Hill

Our family's strongest connection to Alternatives started at the Student Credit Union branch at Fall Creek Elementary School. Zoe started as a Saver and I as a Teller five years ago. Zoe is a regular depositor. I started putting money into my savings account on a more regular basis when we realized that it would be a good place to have a vacation account - one we didn't have a debit card or checkbook for. We saved enough for a trip to Zurich to visit friends on sabbatical and then the fast train to Paris.

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