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2020 College Scholarship Contest

Atlantic Financial Federal Credit Union has once again partnered with the Credit Union Foundation of Maryland and DC for the 2020 College Scholarship program. AFFCU members entering their freshman through senior year of college or trade school are eligible to apply for one of twelve $1,000 scholarships. Eligible AFFCU members may apply for one of ten $1,000 essay-based scholarships, one … Continue reading

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Can I Open A Checking Account With No Minimum Deposit?

If you need a new checking account, there’s good news. Gone are the days of a minimum deposit being a requirement to open a high-quality account.  Today, many banks and credit unions allow you to open a checking account without immediately making an initial deposit. Waiving this responsibility makes for one less requirement you have to meet when opening a … Continue reading

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AFFCU Open House

AFFCU is hosting two financial wellness open houses in February and all are welcome. We Invite You To Join Us Both seminars will take place at AFFCU’s Hunt Valley Branch conveniently located at 40 Schilling Rd, Hunt Valley, MD 21031. Thursday, February 13, 2020 from 11:00 – 6:00 pm Thursday, February 27, 2020 from 11:00 – 6:00 pm Open house … Continue reading

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Community Service | News & Announcements

Atlantic Financial Federal Credit Union Marks Another Strong Year Supporting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of MD

Atlantic Financial Federal Credit Union is proud to announce that in 2019, its support of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) of Maryland generated over $8,200 in total donations. The ongoing success has been accomplished through the collective charitable efforts, including the credit union’s corporate sponsorship, fundraising, along with member and employee donations. AFFCU’s support of the LLS Light The … Continue reading

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AFFCU Introduces New E-Statement System

In an effort to improve our digital banking solutions, we’ve introduced a new E-Statement system. Accessing the new system is secure and easy, and is done in the same manner by clicking on the “e-statement” option from the navigation bar within your online banking account. New E-Statement Portal Once you select the E-Statement option from the navigation tool bar, a … Continue reading

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New Year’s Retirement Planning Checklist

By Tracy Scott If you’re exiting the workforce in the new year or are simply one year closer to retirement, use an annual financial checklist to ensure you stay on track to creating the retirement lifestyle of your dreams. Without a periodic review of your financial plan, you might find you haven’t saved enough money for necessities, such as living … Continue reading

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