The Multiple Benefits of a Credit Union

Do you have treadmill money, where your money flows in and out, not getting you anywhere quickly?

If so, you’re not alone. Make the switch from your bank to a Forest Area Federal Credit Union and reach your goals faster while enjoying the many benefits of a credit union. See for yourself what you’re missing out on and start owning a piece of the pie.

Better Interest Rates

Unlike big banks that are for-profit entities, credit unions are not-for-profit cooperatives and member owned. This gives them the opportunity to give back to their members and their communities.

As a member at a credit union, you’ll own a piece of the pie and earn higher interest on select checking and savings accounts at Forest Area Federal Credit Union.

If you’re looking for a place where your money can grow faster, consider Forest Area Federal Credit Union.

Personalized Service

At Forest Area Federal Credit Union you’re not just an account number, you’re a person. Our mission is to provide our members with quality financial services, giving special attention to their individual needs so you can reach your goals faster.

You’ll always meet with a staff member one-on-one whether you’re opening a new account, buying a home, or seeking financial advice. We’re here to help you, not our profits.


Couple meeting with financial advisor

The Right Loan, At the Right Rate

Credit unions shine when it comes to lending. Say goodbye to high bank rates and turn your goals into fantastic realities with a better loan rate from Forest Area Federal Credit Union.

Whether you’re buying your first car, making home improvements, or funding your next vacation, we’ve got you covered with competitive rates and a variety of loans to fit your needs.

Get stuff done bigger, faster, and better with a loan from Forest Area Federal Credit Union. Connect with us in one of our locations or find out more about our loan options.

Convenience 24/7

Contrary to popular belief, credit unions are more accessible than banks. Access to your money wherever you go with more than 250 Xtend Shared branches and 30,000 surcharge free ATM’s to choose from across the nation. That’s more than most of the biggest banks!

Plus, access your funds 24/7 with our secure mobile app and It’s Me 24/7 online banking. The best credit unions offer in-person financial services as well as online banking. A credit union is all about convenience and nothing is more convenient that having your banking information at your fingertips.


Online Banking

It’s Easy to Join

Join millions of Americans already getting a little bit more and break free from your bank.

Becoming a member at your local credit union is easy, especially at Forest Area Federal Credit Union. If you are located in any of these counties, Antrim, Crawford, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, Missaukee, Wexford, stop by any of our locations or check out more options on line to become a member.

Contact us today for the best credit union in Lake City, MI. Our dedicated staff is always ready to help you find the best banking solution.