Electronic Services

At Forest Area Federal Credit Union we want to make banking as easy as possible for our members. With our wide range of electronic services available you can enjoy all of the convenience of FAFCU on the go!

Our Online Banking System, It’sMe247, is a secure site that allows you to access your accounts anytime you want from a computer, tablet or smartphone. Make account to account transfers, set up online bill pay, enroll in e-statements and more!

  1. Go to It’sMe247 or call or call 231-879-4154
  2. Login to your account for the first time using your account number and last 4 digits of your social security number.*
  3. Follow the prompts to reset your password and answer the security questions.

 

*You will have up to 90 days to login after account opening. After this time frame you will need to call us at 231-879-4154 to reset your login, which at that time you will have 24 hours to login.

Take your accounts wherever you go with Forest Area Federal Credit Union’s mobile banking options. You can apply for a loan, check rates, or learn where the nearest Shared Branch and CO-OP ATM location is where you want, when you want, 24/7!
 
Our mobile app is equipped with 4 multi-authentication options to provide you with easy of use and top security. Along with your password, you can login by fingerprint, face recognition, voice recognition, and PIN. To get started, follow these steps:
  1. Download our mobile app – available on both Apple or Android devices.
  2. Login to your account for the first time using your account number and last 4 digits of your social security number.*
  3. Follow the prompts to reset your password and answer the security questions.

*You will have up to 90 days to login after account opening. After this time frame, you will need to call us at 231-879-4154 to reset your login, which at that time you will have 24 hours to login. 

Remote deposit is the ability to deposit a check into a bank account from a remote location, such as an office or home, without having to physically deliver the check to the bank. Save time and download our mobile app to utilize this feature. To get started, follow these steps:

  1. Open the FACFU App on your smartphone.
  2. Select Move Money Icon on the toolbar
  3. Click on the Deposit Check Icon You will be prompted to register for Remote Deposit Capture.
  4. Enter all required information for the User Request Form.
  5. After your registration is submitted, your account will be reviewed within one business day and should your request be approved, you will be notified via email. Once you receive the email, you will be able to deposit checks 24/7 from your mobile device.
 

Check Image Tips

  • Take the photo against a background with a strong contrast between the check and the surrounding area.
  • Position the camera above the check so there is no angle.
  • Move any objects that show up in the picture away from the check.
  • Make sure the check is visible, contains all four corners, is well lit and in focus.
  • The check must contain a readable check number, payee name, and endorsement as described below.
  • The check must contain a readable character (numeric) amount of the check and legal amount of the check.
  • The check must be drawn on an institution located within the United States.

With electronic statements sent directly to your email or smartphone, you’ll always know what is coming in and going out of your account.

Receive notifications electronically of any news or updates relevant to your account or services from Forest Area.

Lock your card, turn it on or off and receive notifications for usage: All are available at your fingertips with Card Control from Forest Area Federal Credit Union.