HCU News (Press releases, Anniversaries, Promotions)
Premier Checking Unveiled
A great checking account that offers tiered money market rates with any balance, a certificate rate bump-up and has two simple options to waive the monthly fee!
Free eAlerts now available in online banking
Free eAlerts are now available in online banking. With eAlerts you can always be in touch with your HCU accounts.
HSA Certificates Available Now
HSA certificates are now available and give your HSA a higher yielding option.
61 month one-time, bump-up, add-on certificate, 3.03% APY, 3% rate.
Heartland Payment Systems VISA Data Breach
VISA has recently informed us that some HCU VISA Credit and debit card information may be at risk, due to a breach at a third-party processor.
eAlerts Coming Soon
Free* eAlerts will be coming to HCU online banking the second quarter of 2009. With eAlerts you can always be in touch with your HCU accounts.
HCU has Money to Lend
You've heard that credit's tight and you won't get a loan without jumping through hoops. Want some GOOD news....there's NO crisis at Hutchinson Credit Union.
New "Airline Ticket" scam
A new e-mail 'phishing' scam seeks to plant malicious software on the computers of recipients who open an attachment purportedly related to the purchase of an airline ticket.
Van Buren Dollar now available
Van Buren Dollar now available
Instant-issue VISA cards unveiled
HCU VISA debit and credit cards are now being produced at the main branch. Members can instantly receive their HCU VISA card and customize their PIN.
Co-op Network Text Messaging and GPS
New! Find a CO-OP Network surcharge-free ATM when you're away from your computer!
NCUA Increases Share Insurance
As a part of the bailout bill recently signed into law, NCUA has increased the basic share insurance coverage limit from $100,000 to $250,000. This coverage took effect on October 3, 2008 and will stay effective through December 31, 2009. Actual coverage of your accounts can be quite a bit more. Click here to go to our NCUA insurance page for a better understanding of your available coverage.
Platinum Rewards VISA debuts
Beginning 10-1-08 the new HCU Platinum Rewards VISA is available to all members. It's bold, it's different, and it might just be the perfect card for you.
Repossessions added to website
Repossessions have been added to the HCU website. Photos, bid forms, and more can be found by clicking here.
eChecking Fee Eliminated
Previously, when you signed up for eChecking, we had to have a verified email address to send statement notifications to. There was a fee involved if you didn't verify your email address with us.
Why you need Real Overdraft Protection
HCU offers a real alternative to payday lenders and high priced overdraft programs. We call it Real Overdraft Protection and recommend it to every member with an HCU checking account.
Recommend a friend program now online
Our HCU "Recommend a Friend" bonus program has been added to our website. Click here for full details on how you can earn a bonus for referring a friend.