Announcement

2018 Golf Outing and Scholarship Winners

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On June 25, Greater Alliance Hopes & Dreams Foundation held its annual Golf Outing at Edgewood Country Club. The day began with a putting contest and lunch overlooking the course. After a sun-filled day of 18 holes, golfers were treated to dinner, prizes and a silent auction. During the dinner, Greater Alliance Federal Credit Union honored its founder, Jerry D’Ambrosio. He was the credit union’s first President/CEO who took a stagnant credit union and reinvented it into one of the…

Tools For School

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We have partnered with Bergen Volunteer Center to ensure that all children in our community have the basic academic tools needed to succeed in school. NOW THROUGH AUGUST 23RD we will be collecting school materials for all ages. All donations will be given to the Children’s Aid and Family Services located in Paramus, NJ. List of Items You Can Donate: Kindergarten to 5th Grade: Backpacks Wide Ruled Single Subject Notebooks Wide Ruled Marble Note Book Loose Leaf Binder—1” 3 Pocket Folders Rulers…

Message from the President

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Dear Valued Member: I hope you and your families are enjoying the summer months and everything this season has to offer – we sure are at Greater Alliance. As I noted in previous issues of our newsletter, summer is typically a busy time for us, enjoying the fruits of our labor during the winter months when we’re locked indoors fine tuning our financial products and services to serve you better. We take great great pride in seeing our members get…

Thank You – Sponsors

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Thank you all to our generous sponsors who contributed towards to our  2018 Annual Golf Outing. These funds will be used for next year’s scholarship. We appreciate your generosity and look forward to seeing you at our next year’s Annual Golf Outing. GOLD SPONSORS Allied Solutions, LLC SILVER SPONSORS Inserra Supermarkets, Inc Cuna Mutual Group PFP Services Peter J. Liska, LLC Cumanet Affinity Federal Credit Union Garden Savings Federal Credit Union Bogota Savings Bank John J. D’Anton, Esq. Anthony Palumbo Parisian…

Reg CC Changes & Mobile Deposit Endorsement

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Starting July 1, 2018 Online Banking members who use Remote Deposit Capture (RDC) or Mobile Deposit will need to endorse check with the following statement “For mobile deposit at Greater Alliance FCU only”. These changes will be implemented to help prevent duplicates and to also shield any financial institution from liability when duplicates do happen. If a check is not endorsed with the following statement starting July 1, 2018, the check will not be deposited and will be returned. To…

Legal Entity Account Opening

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Important Information About Opening A Legal Entity Account Effective May 11, 2018, new rules under the Bank Secrecy Act will aid the government in the fight against crimes to evade financial measures designed to combat terrorism and other national security threats. EACH time an account is opened for a covered Legal Entity, we are required to ask you for identifying information (name, address, date of birth, social security number as well as identification documents) for: Each individual that has beneficial…

President’s Message – Spring 2018

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Dear Valued Member: Spring has sprung and we are 80 years strong! As we come out of what seems like a never ending winter season, the team at your credit union is more eager than ever to continue serving our membership as we have done for the past eight decades. This time however, we have a new set of tools that definitely takes our various products and services to the next level. We have been busy this past winter season…

President’s Message 2018

Dear Valued Member: 2017 was a productive year for your credit union. It marks our 80th Anniversary, and we celebrated it the only way we know how – by rewarding you, our members, with significant enhancements to our products and services. Now you can enjoy even more convenience. I hope you share the excitement as you navigate your new and enhanced Mobile Banking app or improved Online Banking experience. Remote delivery channels, including our online account opening and loan application,…

Account Update Dec., 1st

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We have lowered our minimum balance requirement from $175 to $100 for all accounts that previously had a $175 minimum balance requirement, such as our primary savings, business savings and some of our checking accounts. These new changes will help keep more funds in your pocket to help you take care of other important things in your life. We are also simplifying our checking accounts, whereby we will only be offering Easy Checking, The Edge Checking, Fresh Start Checking and…

GAFCU Partners with Allpoint to Extend ATM Network

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Greater Alliance Federal Credit Union Partners with Allpoint to Extend ATM Network  Paramus, NJ – Greater Alliance Federal Credit Union now offers its members access to 55,000 surcharge-free ATMs as part of a new partnership with Allpoint, the world’s largest surcharge-free ATM network. Allpoint Network ATMs are conveniently place in premier retailer locations, within Greater Alliance’s footprint as well as nationwide and beyond.  Complementing and expanding upon the credit union’s existing fleet of ATMs, the Allpoint surcharge-free ATM network makes cash access quick, easy and fee-free for Greater…