Local Credit Unions Merge
Erie Federal Credit Union Welcomes Erie Flagship Community FCU members
Erie, PA – November 4, 2013 – Erie Federal Credit Union completed its merger with Erie Flagship Community FCU on November 1, 2013 combining the two entities. The merger will expand Erie FCU’s presence in Northwest Pennsylvania, as well as offer Erie Flagship Community FCU members additional financial products and services along with innovative technology systems of online, mobile banking and more. Erie FCU offers seven Erie area branch locations, 31 local ATMs with access to ATMs and shared branching nation-wide.
“We are pleased to welcome the Erie Flagship Community FCU members to Erie FCU” stated Mary Beth Wilcher, CEO of Erie FCU. “Our commitment is to create tangible economic value for our members, and we are looking forward to the opportunity to serve the members of Erie Flagship Community FCU.”
Erie Flagship Community Federal Credit Union was federally chartered by the employees of Erie City Iron Works and Erie Engine Company in 1947. Both Erie Flagship and Erie FCU have a long and storied tradition of providing exceptional personalized service to their members. The merger will provide greater financial stability to the membership and the Erie area.
About Erie Federal Credit Union
Since its inception in 1936, Erie Federal Credit Union has been serving its members in and around the Erie, Pennsylvania area with exceptional financial products. Erie FCU has grown its membership to over 45,000 with assets of more than $382 million. They have 110 full time employees and 7 part time employees with a corporate office and 7 branch offices. As a full-service, federally insured credit union, anyone that lives, works, worships, or attends school in Erie or Crawford County, PA may be eligible to join. Erie FCU is federally insured by NCUA and an Equal Housing Lender.