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IMPORTANT NOTICE:

**Attached is a letter about GCAFCU’s actions
revolving around COVID-19 Coronavirus.

Click HERE to view.


2020 Youth Scholarships

Scholarship

The Grove City Area Federal Credit Union will award three $500.00 scholarships to qualifying students between the ages of 17 and 24 who will be pursuing post-high school education at a college, university or vocational trade school in the fall of 2020.

The Shenango Valley Chapter of Credit Unions in conjunction with CU CrossState Credit Union Association is proud to offer Post High School Education $500 scholarships* Applications are due to credit union offices by April 10, 2020 or mailed to:
First Chice FCU – SVC Scholarship
2209 W. State Street
New Castle, PA 16101

*Total number of scholarships determined by available funding

Click HERE for a Grove City Area Federal Credit Union scholarship application, click HERE for a Shenango Valley Chapter scholarship application or stop out at either office to obtain your applications today!


Scam Alerts

We’re all aware scammers are getting smarter and wiser each day with new technology advancements that are being created almost DAILY! With that being said, they also come up with new ways to get what they want. Unfortunately, they know what to say, how to say it, and who to say it to in order to get a better outcome for themselves.

Anyone can become a victim of fraud. The scammers target individuals through email, telephone, postal mail, and even through text messaging.

Below are a list of new and common scam tactics. Click the bullet items to read more.


What Can You Do After Becoming a Victim?

If you become a victim of fraud, be sure to notify us right away so we’re able to take the necessary steps to prevent any further damage. We may need to order a new debit card, or in some cases, close your checking account and open a new one. Debit cards do take 7-10 business days to arrive and you are required to be in person to open a new checking account.

If you notice something AFTER HOURS, please call our Defense Edge Fraud Alert Number : 1-888-918-7313. They will cancel your debit card and issue you a new one. This will make sure no further unauthorized purchases are made using your debit card.

**We encourage all members to enroll their debit card(s) in our alerts program. Get a text message or email any time your card is used. Click HERE for more information and to enroll today.**