News & Events

Enroll in eStatements for your chance to win a GREEN WEEKEND!

2/27/2015 - *ALL members enrolled in eStatements by March 2nd will be eligible to win a "GREEN WEEKEND" in Syracuse!* The winner* will receive an overnight stay at Hotel Skyler[http://hotelskyler.com/] (one of the "greenest" hotels in America), a $50 gift... Read more »

Changes to Nice N Easy ATMs

2/26/2015 - As you may know, many of the Nice ‘N’ Easy stores were recently purchased by Cornerstore, Inc./CST Brands. AmeriCU has had a long-standing relationship with Nice ‘N’ Easy and continues to partner with... Read more »

U.S.P.S. Changes: Local First Class Mail Now Two-Day Delivery

2/6/2015 - As of January 2015, the United States Postal Service has made some changes which affect the time it takes your payment to reach AmeriCU. When sent locally, single-piece First Class Mail which was formerly... Read more »

IMPORTANT: New Fort Drum Gate Access Control Protocols Effective January 15, 2015

1/9/2015 - The Fort Drum Directorate of Emergency Service Physical Security Division has issued new *Gate Access Control protocols* which will take effect *January 15, 2015*. Because you have visited AmeriCU’s Fort Drum Financial Center within... Read more »

IRA Rollover Rule Change Effective 1/1/15

1/1/2015 - The IRA Rollover Rule refers to the numbers of times per 12-month period an IRA holder may distribute Individual Retirement Account (IRA) funds and then redeposit them back into the same or another... Read more »

AmeriCU Wins 2014 Community Credit Union of the Year

12/31/2014 - November 6, 2014, AmeriCU was named 2014 COMMUNITY CREDIT UNION OF THE YEAR by the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) in the $250M+ Asset Category at the 2014 Community Credit Union Growth Conference... Read more »

Prior Year IRA & HSA Contribution Requests

12/24/2014 - Prior year IRA & HSA contribution requests can be submitted electronically by logging into online banking, choosing the ‘Move Money’ tab and selecting ‘Prior Year IRA & HSA Contribution Request’. Read more »

AmeriCU Wine and Chocolate Festival

11/29/2014 - Come out for the 9th Annual AmeriCU Wine and Chocolate Festival on Saturday, November 29th from 3:00pm-9:00pm in the Horticulture Building at the New York State Fairgrounds. There will be dozens of wines to sample from New York State... Read more »

SyracuseFirst Buy Local Bash

11/24/2014 - AmeriCU is proud to present the 5th Annual SyracuseFirst Buy Local Bash on Monday, November 24th at the Landmark Theater from 5:30pm-10:00pm. The Buy Local Bash brings community members and local merchants together for... Read more »

AMERICU OFFICES TO CLOSE EARLY TODAY

11/18/2014 - For the safety of our employees and members, our Fort Drum office will be closing at 1PM and our Watertown office at 3PM today due to inclement weather. Read more »

CNY Veterans Day Parade & Expo

11/8/2014 - AmeriCU is an Official Sponsor of the 7th Annual CNY Veterans Parade and Expo which will take place on Saturday, November 8th from 10am-3pm at the NYS Fairgrounds. In keeping this year's theme,... Read more »

Carol M. Baldwin Breast Cancer Research Fund, A Run for THEIR Life

10/26/2014 - Join Team AmeriCU on Sunday, October 26th for the Carol M. Baldwin Breast Cancer Research Fund, A Run for THEIR Life. A Run for THEIR Life includes a 1.5k Victory Walk, 5k walk and run... Read more »

AMERICU WILL INTEGRATE WITH APPLE PAY

10/22/2014 - AmeriCU Credit Union will integrate with Apple Pay[http://www.apple.com/apple-pay/?cid=wwa-us-kwm-features-com], a new category of service that will transform mobile payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay. Apple Pay combines Apple's seamlessly integrated hardware, software... Read more »

Defensive Driving Course

10/21/2014 - AmeriCU is offering a Defensive Driving Course at our Griffiss location in the Smith Learning Center. Must attend both nights; Tuesday & Wednesday, October 21 and 22 from 6:00pm-9:00pm. $40 for non-members and $35 for members. $25... Read more »

We're making miracles on International Credit Union Day!

10/16/2014 - This International Credit Union Day we are celebrating the credit union difference by making a difference in our local community. We invite you to Shop for Miracles with your AmeriCU credit and/or debit card on October... Read more »

Waterfront Festival & Fireworks

10/5/2014 - Come out to enjoy the Waterfront Festival & Fireworks on Sunday, October 5th from 2PM-8PM at Bellamy Harbor Park, Rome. This festival will feature live music, food trucks, a farmers market and fireworks!... Read more »

Lowville Cream Cheese Festival

9/20/2014 - Join us for the 10th Annual Lowville Cream Cheese Festival held on Saturday, September 20th from 11:00am-6:00pm in Downtown Lowville. This event is free and open to the public featuring live music, a variety of foods, work of local artists and... Read more »

13th Annual AmeriCU Jazz-N-Caz

9/18/2014 - The *AmeriCU Jazz-N-Caz* festival presented by Cazenovia College will take place Thursday, September 18th-Saturday, September 20th at the Catherine Cummings Theatre. Jazz-N-Caz is free and open to the public. Join us in enjoying... Read more »

HOME DEPOT SECURITY BREACH

9/17/2014 - Last week, Atlanta, Georgia-based retailer Home Depot® reported a major security breach of their Point of Sale (POS) system. The initial breach occurred in April 2014 and has affected in-store transactions in the... Read more »

Latino Upstate Summit

9/16/2014 - AmeriCU is a proud supporter of the 6th Annual Latino Upstate Summit presented by the Spanish Action League of Onondaga County. The Latino Upstate Summit will be held on September 16th from 8:00am-6:30pm... Read more »

AmeriCU's Thompson Road Syracuse Location Robbed

9/16/2014 - At 11:08 AM Tuesday, September 16, 2014, the AmeriCU Financial Center located at 6303 Thompson Road in Syracuse experienced a robbery. No one was harmed. Due to the criminal nature of this incident,... Read more »

Charity for Children Fashion Show

9/12/2014 - Come out for a fun filled night and show your support for Charity for Children, a local organization that helps families with children suffering from various diseases and disorders. The Charity for Children Fashion... Read more »

AmeriCU's Auburn Shred Day

8/20/2014 - Is your shred pile starting to overflow? Bring your paperwork to AmeriCU's Shred Day and we will shred them for you. We partnered with Confidata to offer secure destruction of all paperwork. This... Read more »

Liverpool is the Place Concert Series

8/18/2014 - Join AmeriCU Credit Union at Johnson Park in Liverpool on Monday, August 18th from 7pm-9pm to listen to Frostbit Blue, a great band playing Southern Rock and originals. This is one act of... Read more »

2014 Latino American Festival

8/16/2014 - Stop by Hanna Park in Utica on Saturday, August 16th between 12pm & 6pm to enjoy the 9th Annual Latino American Festival presented by the Mohawk Valley Latino Association. This event features several live artists,... Read more »

2014 AmeriCU Board of Election Update

7/28/2014 - Credit Unions are democracies in action, governed by their members through an elected, volunteer Board of Directors. Each year, members (age 16 or older) may vote for candidates to our Board of Directors,... Read more »

AmeriCU Arts and Crafts Festival

7/25/2014 - Join AmeriCU at the Arts and Crafts Festival on Friday, July 25th from 10am-6pm and Saturday, & Sunday, July 26th & 27th from 10am-5pm at Columbus Circle, Downtown Syracuse. This fabulous 3-day event... Read more »

Fishing for Freedom Bass Tournament

7/25/2014 - Come out to the Bonnie Castle Resort in Alexandria Bay for the 1st Annual Fishing for Freedom Bass Tournament on Friday, July 25th and Saturday, July 26th! This event helps support Carthage Area Hospital and the... Read more »

AmeriCU Announces Jazz up OCC #selfies For Scholars Contest

7/11/2014 - Until July 11, stop by our Onondaga Community College office only (in the Whitney Building) and pick up your FREE "Jazz Up OCC" tee-shirt (while supplies last). Show up at the Syracuse Jazz... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Mohawk Valley Diamond Dawgs

6/29/2014 - Join us on Sunday June 29th with our guest The American Red Cross at the AmeriCU Mohawk Valley Diamond Dawgs game against the Utica Brewers.  This Family Fun Day game will be held... Read more »

Get Yer (North) Country On Selfies Contest

6/23/2014 - Are you ready to get yer "(North) Country On" for the Salute to the Troops Tribute Concert at MountainFest? Between now and Monday June 23rd, put on yer cowboy hat, take a #selfie[https://www.facebook.com/hashtag/selfie]... Read more »

AmeriCU Credit Union Taste of Syracuse: June 6th-June 7th

6/6/2014 - The AmeriCU Credit Union Taste of Syracuse will take place on Friday, June 6th & Saturday June 7th in and around Syracuse's Clinton Square. The event is located in and around Clinton Square,... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Rome Relay for Life

5/31/2014 - AmeriCU is a gold level sponsor of the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life in Rome, which is entering its 15th year fighting cancer and celebrating cancer survivors. The event is a family-friendly... Read more »

AmeriCU Announces: I <3 Utica

5/30/2014 - AmeriCU is promoting its North Utica Financial Center, which is located at 224 North Genesee Street in the beautiful city of Utica.   Between Thursday, May 1 and Friday, May 30, stop by to the... Read more »

Help AmeriCU Credit Union Change a Child’s Life

5/30/2014 - AmeriCU Credit Union is participating in Change a Child’s Life, a coin drive with all proceeds benefiting local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital(s). Each day, children’s hospitals help thousands of sick and injured children from... Read more »

AmeriCU Employee Shaving for a Cause

5/30/2014 - Ever toyed with the idea of shaving your head? AmeriCU has an employee ready to do just that! Scott is a Member Relationship Advisor at our Hill Rd location in Rome and he has... Read more »

Notice of Construction at Onondaga Community College

5/21/2014 - Starting May 19, 2014, Onondaga Community College will begin construction on the parking lot outside of our office at the Whitney Center for Applied Science and Technology.  Construction is scheduled to continue until... Read more »

AmeriCU Hosts Happy on the Hill

5/14/2014 - AmeriCU Credit Union will hold a special Biz to Biz Happy Hour just for Onondaga Hill businesses.  “Happy on the Hill” will be held Wednesday May 14th from 5:30pm-7:30pm at Kelley’s Bar and... Read more »

AmeriCU at the SOHO Small Business Showcase

5/1/2014 - AmeriCU is a proud sponsor of the 2014 Small Business Showcase SOHO Show, an event for small business networking, which takes place on Thursday May 1st, 9am-6pm Wednesday at the OnCenter, Syracuse. AmeriCU supports... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Watertown Area Heart Run/Walk: April 26th

4/26/2014 - Join us at the Watertown Area Heart Run/Walk at the Fairgrounds Arena Saturday, April 26th 8AM-1PM in Watertown! AmeriCU is proud to be a sponsor of this event, and will be present at... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Rome Home Show: April 26th - April 27th

4/26/2014 - Join us at the Rome Home Show April 26th-April 27th at JFK Arena in Rome! AmeriCU will have representation to answer questions on mortgages and all our financial services. Saturday 9AM-5PM Sunday 9AM-4PM Admission: $2.00... Read more »

Defensive Driving Course Offered

4/22/2014 - AmeriCU Services, LLC will be presenting a Defensive Driving Course on Tuesday, April 22nd + Wednesday, April 23rd, from 5:30-8:30PM. The class will be held at our Griffiss Office, in Learning Room 158, 231... Read more »

Go Green and Save

4/15/2014 - Go Green and Save Time, Money and Trees! From March 1st - April 15th, for every member who switches from paper to e-Statements, AmeriCU will purchase a seedling to plant on Earth Day... Read more »

AmeriCU Wine & Chocolate Festival: April 5th

4/5/2014 - Join us at the 8th annual AmeriCU Wine & Chocolate Festival on Saturday, April 5th  3PM to 9PM at the Utica Auditorium, Utica! The event will feature tasty treats, gifts, and samples from... Read more »

AmeriCU Employee Honored for Career Achievement

3/25/2014 - Please join us in congratulating Lori Losowski, Relationship Manager, Business Community Development, who was selected as an Honoree for Career Achievement at the 2014 Non-Profit Awards presented by The Central New York Business... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Syracuse Area Heart Run/Walk

3/22/2014 - Join us at the Syracuse Area Heart Run/Walk at Onondaga Community College March 22nd in Syracuse! AmeriCU is proud to be the presenting sponsor of this event, and will be present at the... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Mohawk Valley Home Expo: March 21st – March 23rd

3/21/2014 - Join us at the Mohawk Valley Home Expo in the Jorgenson Center at Mohawk Valley Community College March 21st-23rd in Utica! AmeriCU will have mortgage executives on site, as well as AmeriCU representation... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Home & Garden Show 2014: March 13th-March 16th

3/13/2014 - Join us at the Home and Garden Show at the New York State Fairgrounds March 13th-16th in Syracuse at the NYS Fairgrounds.  AmeriCU will have mortgage executives on site, as well as AmeriCU... Read more »

Annual Membership Meeting Monday March 10th

3/10/2014 - Join us for the AmeriCU Annual Membership Meeting which is scheduled for Monday, March 10th, 7:30PM at our Griffiss location, in the Smith Learning Center. Your credit union’s 2013 performance and plans for... Read more »

AmeriCU at America's Greatest Heart Run & Walk in Utica

3/1/2014 - Join us at America’s Greatest Heart Run and Walk on Saturday March 1st at Utica College.  AmeriCU is once again proud to be the presenting sponsor of this incredible event that raises millions... Read more »

AmeriCU at America’s Greatest Heart Run & Walk Health and Fitness Expo

2/28/2014 - Join us at America’s Greatest Heart Run & Walk Health and Fitness Expo on Friday February 28th from 9am-9pm at Utica College.  Registration and packet-pickup, health-related material, free screenings and wellness information will... Read more »

Don't Tax My Credit Union

2/25/2014 - AmeriCU Credit Union promotes the financial well-being of our members and our mission has always been to ensure secure financial choices at lower costs for members. That’s why we offer financial products that... Read more »

Changes to CO-OP ATM Network Participation

2/10/2014 - As a not for-profit, member-owned organization, AmeriCU has a responsibility to our member-owners to evaluate our programs and eliminate those that are not efficient. CO-OP ATM Network is one such program; members are... Read more »

Central New York Boat Show

2/10/2014 - AmeriCU will be an exhibitor at the CNY Boat Show and Sale, one of the largest and oldest boat shows in New York State! The show will feature hundreds of all-new models... Read more »

AmeriCU presents The Home Show @ Turning Stone

2/7/2014 - AmeriCU is the presenting sponsor of The Home Show at the Turning Stone which will be held Friday, February 7th - Sunday, February 9th. There will be a variety of home services companies... Read more »

Offices Closing Due to Inclement Weather

2/5/2014 - For the safety of our members and employees, AmeriCU's western financial centers will close at 3PM today. This includes:  Auburn, Armory Square, Camillus, Cazenovia, Cicero, Fayetteville, Liverpool, Onondaga Community College, and Syracuse. Safe travels... Read more »

AHA America's Greatest Heart Run & Walk Pre-Registration

2/3/2014 - Come in to AmeriCU's Griffiss Financial Center on Monday, February 3rd from 11:00am-4:00pm to pre-register for America's Greatest Heart Run & Walk! Read more »

Chilly Chili Run/Walk

1/26/2014 - AmeriCU is the principal sponsor of this year's Chilly Chili Run/Walk which will take place on Sunday, January 26th at 1:00pm. The start & finish line will be located in front of Cazenovia Middle School and there will be... Read more »

Syracuse.com Article Features AmeriCU's ISO

1/17/2014 - *Kevin Tampone's article in the Post Standard and Syracuse.com on consumer security tips features Mr. Ken Major, AmeriCU's Information Security Officer.* Syracuse, N.Y. — At this rate, all of us are going to... Read more »

We’ve Improved the Way You Access Your Credit Card Information!

1/14/2014 - Great news! We’ve created an updated credit card site that will give you quick and easy-to-use features to access your credit card including: View Payment History View Transactions by selected date range... Read more »

Credit and Debit Card Compromise at Target®

12/19/2013 - We were recently notified of a potential compromise at Target® for customers that made purchases in stores between November 27th and through December 15th, 2013.  Cards affected are only for those used at... Read more »

AmeriCU Wine & Chocolate Festival: Saturday, November 30th at the NYS Fairgrounds

11/24/2013 - Join us for the AmeriCU CNY Wine & Chocolate Festival to be held at the NYS Fairgrounds, Horticulture Building, Saturday, November 30th, 3PM – 9PM. Admission at the door: $25 wine tasters/$15 Designated... Read more »

Light Up a Life

11/23/2013 - Beginning Monday, December 2 through Saturday December 21, 2013, AmeriCU Credit Union will be hosting the annual Rome area “Light Up a Life” for Hospice Care, Inc. This year, the honorary chairperson is... Read more »

AmeriCU Launches Wish-Upon-A-Star Campaign

11/6/2013 - AmeriCU Credit Union is celebrating International Credit Union Day in a special way this year. The theme of International Credit Union Day 2013 is “Credit Unions Unite for Good”. AmeriCU will celebrate by... Read more »

AmeriCU Credit Union Announces Buy Local Campaign

11/4/2013 - AmeriCU Credit Union is offering a Buy Local Credit Card usage campaign. As a local, member-owned, not-for-profit financial institution, AmeriCU knows first-hand the impact we all make when we BUY LOCAL. For every... Read more »

AmeriCU Announces: Complimentary Healthcare Reform Seminar Tuesday, November 5

10/18/2013 - AmeriCU will be offering a complimentary seminar for small businesses on what the new “ObamaCare” health care reform and exchanges will mean to employers and their employees, compliments of AmeriCU Credit Union. The... Read more »

AmeriCU Featured in Onondaga Community College Fall 2013 Continuum

10/16/2013 - Check out this exciting article in the Fall 2013 Onondaga Community College Continuum! We are very proud of our new Financial Partnership with Onondaga Community College, their students, staff and the surrounding... Read more »

AmeriCU Celebrates International Credit Union Day

10/10/2013 - Judith Cowden, Vice President, Member Relations and Marketing Division of AmeriCU Credit Union, is pleased to present an International Credit Union Celebration at each AmeriCU Credit Union Financial Center to feature refreshments and giveaways... Read more »

Defensive Driving Course Offered

10/7/2013 - AmeriCU Services, LLC will be presenting a Defensive Driving Course on October 22 and October 23, from 5:30-8:30PM. The class will be held at our Griffiss Office, in Learning Room 158, 231 Hill Road, Rome,... Read more »

AmeriCU Announces: Complimentary Healthcare Reform Seminar Tuesday, October 22

10/7/2013 - AmeriCU will be offering a complimentary seminar for small businesses on what the new “ObamaCare” health care reform and exchanges will mean to employers and their employees, compliments of AmeriCU Credit Union. The... Read more »

Credit Union Association of New York, young professionals taking CU message to Capitol Hill

9/30/2013 - In a new initiative from the Credit Union Association of New York, young credit union professionals from across the state will "Hike the Hill" in Washington, D.C., next month to advocate on key... Read more »

Jazz in Caz for Kids Block Party

9/21/2013 - AmeriCU presents Jazz in Caz for Kids on Saturday, September 21st from 1:00-3:00pm where all are welcome to come and enjoy entertainment, food and activities at this rekindling of the Cazenovia block party which will be located adjacent to... Read more »

Cazenovia Location Now Open

9/19/2013 - AmeriCU announces the opening of our newest location at 82 Albany Street in the beautiful village of Cazenovia. New and existing members are welcome! AmeriCU is a not-for-profit credit union owned by members... Read more »

AmeriCU Announces Kick-Off Kid Promotion

9/16/2013 - Your child could be AmeriCU Credit Union’s next kick-off kid! Win a 4 pack of tickets for one of Syracuse University’s football home game this season! Winners will also receive one parking pass,... Read more »

Wednesdays on Walton 9/11 Tribute Concert

9/11/2013 - Come down to Armory Square on Wednesday, September 11th from 5:00-8:00pm for the finale of AmeriCU Wednesdays on Walton 2013. Enjoy a performance by Parrot Beach in this 9/11 Tribute benefiting the AUSA Wounded Warriors Fund. This event is... Read more »

Shred Day at our North Utica Financial Center

9/6/2013 - The North Utica Financial Center is hosting Shred Day on Friday, September 6th where the community is invited to use the Confidata service, compliments of AmeriCU. Read more »

OCC and AmeriCU Announce Student-Focused Partnership Including New Financial Center on Campus

8/26/2013 - Onondaga Community College and AmeriCU Credit Union today announced a multi-faceted partnership that includes lasting and ongoing scholarship commitments, support of facilities that are highly valued by the campus and greater community, and banking... Read more »

Wednesdays on Walton Mardi Gras-Style Carnivale Concert

8/14/2013 - AmeriCU Credit Union’s inaugural downtown Armory Square summer concert series “Wednesdays on Walton” will continue Wednesday, August 14th at 5:00 PM with a Mardi Gras-style Carnivale featuring Leeron Zydeco and the Hot Tamales to... Read more »

Shred Day at Griffiss

8/1/2013 - AmeriCU's Griffiss Financial Center is hosting Shred Day where the community is invited to use the Confidata service on Thursday, 08/01/13 from 12:30pm-4:00pm.  Read more »

AmeriCU Syracuse Arts & Crafts Festival

7/26/2013 - AmeriCU presents the annual Syracuse Arts & Crafts Festival[http://www.downtownsyracuse.com/syracuse-arts-and-crafts-festival/] which will take place Friday, July 26th - Sunday, July 28th on Columbus Circle in Syracuse. AmeriCU will have a tent on the corner of E. Onondaga... Read more »

Sylvan Beach ATM @ Nice N Easy Takes Deposits!

7/16/2013 - Attention Sylvan Beach area members! Our new ATM at Nice N Easy Grocery Shoppes (1508 Main Street in Sylvan Beach) accepts deposits! All for your convenience because we LOVE our members! Read more »

Lewis County Fair

7/16/2013 - AmeriCU is hosting a booth at the Lewis County Fair[http://www.lewiscountyfair.org/] which will take place Tuesday, July 16th - Saturday, July 20th at the Fair Grounds in Lowville. The Outlaws and Greg Bates Concert sponsored... Read more »

2013 Boilermaker

7/14/2013 - AmeriCU Credit Union is proud to be a sponsor of the 2013 Boilermaker Road Race[http://www.boilermaker.com/] in Utica which will take place Sunday, July 14th. AmeriCU will also host a booth at the Boilermaker... Read more »

AmeriCU Wednesdays on Walton “Concerts with a Cause” Series

7/10/2013 - AmeriCU Credit Union's inaugural downtown Armory Square summer concert series "Wednesdays on Walton" will continue Wednesday, July 10th at 5:00 PM with a Disco Revival featuring the All-Star Dyn-O-Myte Disco Review to benefit the... Read more »

UPDATED: Drop-Off Items at AmeriCU's Oneida Location for Flood Relief Victims

7/1/2013 - AmeriCU's Oneida Financial Center[../../../../../../branch-atm-finder/] is continuing to serve as a DROP-OFF POINT FOR FLOOD RELIEF. Items still needed by the 250+ flood victims in the Oneida area include: Food + drinks Clothing... Read more »

CSP/Deluxe: Mystery Shopping Program

7/1/2013 - We value your membership at AmeriCU and your opinion! To ensure that we are giving you the best service possible, periodically we ask a random sample of members to help us evaluate our service.... Read more »

The 4th Annual Bark

6/29/2013 - AmeriCU is a sponsor of the 4th Annual Bark in support of Helping Hounds Dog Rescue. Festivities are being held from 11AM until 2PM, including a walk at noon and this event will be... Read more »

AmeriCU Announces Salute to the Troops Concert with CRAIG MORGAN!

6/26/2013 - In thanks to the U.S. Army 10th Mountain Division for all they have done in valiant service to our country with national country recording artist CRAIG MORGAN, North Country Idol winner Corey Walts,... Read more »

GO PAPERLESS & win an iPad Mini: sign up for e-statements through June 15th!

6/15/2013 - Go green & save! Receive an electronic statement instead of paper, just login to online banking[../../../../../../personal/banking/remote-e-services/online-banking/], click on “e-statement” in the left navigation menu and click “sign up” & you will be entered to... Read more »

AmeriCU Credit Union Taste of Syracuse: June 7th-June 8th

6/7/2013 - The AmeriCU Credit Union Taste of Syracuse will take place on Friday, June 7th & Saturday June 8th in and around Syracuse's Clinton Square. This event features three stages of continuous live music... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Rome Relay for Life: June 1st-June 2nd

6/1/2013 - AmeriCU is a gold level sponsor of the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life in Rome, which is entering its 14th year fighting cancer and celebrating cancer survivors. AmeriCU will have a team... Read more »

Street Closings: Armory Square Financial Center

5/21/2013 - Due to water main repairs, some streets in the Armory Square area will be closed as follows: (1) This week, Franklin Street is closed between Walton and Fayette Streets; (2) next week, Franklin... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Charity for Children Walk/Run: May 19th

5/19/2013 - AmeriCU is a proud sponsor of the annual Charity for Children Walk/Run Sunday, May 19th at 10:00AM, Green Lakes State Park in Fayettevile. AmeriCU will be present the day of the event with... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Armed Forces Day Parade: May 18th

5/18/2013 - AmeriCU is the sponsor of the annual Armed Forces Day Parade on Saturday, May 18th in Watertown!  The event is coordinated by the Fort Drum Regional Liason Organization. The parade is designed to... Read more »

AmeriCU at the USO Fort Drum Big Band Bash: May 18th

5/18/2013 - AmeriCU is proud to help sponsor the USO Fort Drum Big Band Bash on Saturday, May 18th 7PM-11PM at the Watertown Elks Club! Join us for live entertainment, hors d'oeuvres and dancing with... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Armed Forces Day Luncheon: May 15th

5/15/2013 - AmeriCU is a proud to be the gold sponsor of the Armed Forces Day Luncheon on Wednesday, May 15th 12PM-1:30PM at the Commons in Fort Drum! This luncheon combines a mixture of civic... Read more »

AmeriCU presents CNY's Best Places to Work: May 14th

5/14/2013 - Join us at the AmeriCU presents Central New York's Best Places to Work on Tuesday, May 14th 7:30AM-10:30AM At DoubleTree in Syracuse!  For information, or to nominate your company, visit: http://www.bizeventz.com/upcomingevents/tabid/778/vw/3/itemid/622/d/20130514/2013-Best-Places-to-Work.aspx[http://www.bizeventz.com/upcomingevents/tabid/778/vw/3/itemid/622/d/20130514/2013-Best-Places-to-Work.aspx] Read more »

AmeriCU Sponsors Syracuse Chiefs Armed Forces Day Game: May 11th

5/11/2013 - AmeriCU is proud to sponsor the Syracuse Chiefs Armed Forces Day with the game vs. the Norfolk Tides Saturday, May 11th, at Alliance Stadium in Syracuse. *FREE tickets are available at all Syracuse... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Room Full of Sisters: May 9th

5/9/2013 - AmeriCU is proud to sponsor the 17th annual Room Full of Sisters on Thursday, May 9th 9AM-6PM at the Holiday Inn, in Auburn!  This annual event brings together women of all backgrounds to... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Rome Hospital Fashion Show: May 3rd

5/3/2013 - AmeriCU is proud to be the bronze sponsor of the Rome Hospital Fashion Show on Friday, May 3rd 6PM - 9PM at the Beeches! The fashion show will feature great spring and summer... Read more »

AmeriCU Fort Drum Open Late for Home Equity Event & offers FREE Shred Services: May 1st

5/1/2013 - Join us at AmeriCU Credit Union Fort Drum, 10750 Enduring Freedom Drive, on Wednesday May 1st to take advantage of late hours and complimentary onsite shred services! AmeriCU will have experienced and knowledgeable... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Leading EDGE Awards

4/30/2013 - AmeriCU is a sponsor of the Leading EDGE Awards, to be presented on Thursday, May 30th 12PM at the Harts Hill Inn, Whitesboro. The EDGE Awards are to be presented to local organizations... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Rome Home Show: April 27th - April 28th

4/27/2013 - Join us at the Rome Home Show April 27th-April 28th at JFK Arena in Rome! AmeriCU will have mortgage executives on site, as well as AmeriCU representation to answer questions on mortgages and all... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Warrior Run Mountain Series: April 27th

4/27/2013 - AmeriCU will have a team at the upcoming Warrior Run Mountain Series on April 27th at Labrador Mountain, to benefit Troops & their families through the USO Fort Drum! This event is supported... Read more »

AmeriCU at Build a Bike: April 27th

4/27/2013 - Please join AmeriCU at the 8th annual Build a Bike, to take place on Saturday, April 27th at the Utica Auditorium. The event collects donated new, used, and damaged bikes to create fully... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Watertown Area Heart Run/Walk: April 27th

4/27/2013 - Join us at the Watertown Area Heart Run/Walk at the Fairgrounds Arena Saturday, April 27th 8AM-1PM in Watertown! AmeriCU is proud to be a sponsor of this event, and will be present at... Read more »

AmeriCU at Wanderer's Rest Bone Appetit: Friday, April 26th

4/26/2013 - AmeriCU is proud to help sponsor Wanderer's Rest Bone Appetit on Friday, April 26th 7PM-9:30PM at the Lincklaen House in Cazenovia! Join us for entertainment, wine tasting, hors d'oeuvres and a silent auction!  Admission:... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Small Business Showcase: April 24th

4/24/2013 - AmeriCU is a proud sponsor  of the 2013 Small Business Showcase SOHO Show, an event for small business networking, to take place on Wednesday, April 24th at the Pirro Center of the Oncenter,... Read more »

AmeriCU at Cayuga Community College: April 22nd

4/22/2013 - Join us, AmeriCU Credit Union and Cayuga Community College will be hosting a Spring Campus Kick off on Monday, April 22nd 11AM-2PM at the Campus Cafe!  This event will feature acoustic and refreshments... Read more »

SYSTEM MAINTENANCE: Sunday, April 21st 12AM – 7AM

4/21/2013 - Our website, online banking, including the mobile application and telelink, will be unavailable Sunday, April 21st, 12AM-7AM due to system maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience. Read more »

SYSTEM MAINTENANCE: Saturday, April 20th 12AM – 7AM

4/20/2013 - Our website, online banking, including the mobile application and telelink, will be unavailable Saturday, April 20th, 12AM-7AM due to system maintenance. We apologize for any inconvenience. Read more »

AmeriCU Wine & Chocolate Festival: April 20th

4/20/2013 - Join us at the 7th annual AmeriCU Wine & Chocolate Festival on Saturday, April 20th 3PM to 9PM at the Utica Auditorium, Utica! The event will feature tasty treats, gifts, and samples from... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Syracuse Area Heart Run/Walk: April 6th

4/6/2013 - Join us at the Syracuse Area Heart Run/Walk at Onondaga Community College April 6th in Syracuse! AmeriCU is proud to be the presenting sponsor of this event, and will be present at the... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Erie Canal Museum's Girls' Night Out: April 2nd

4/2/2013 - AmeriCU is the title sponsor of the Erie Canal Museum’s Girls’ Night Out on Tuesday, April 2nd 5PM-9PM at the Erie Canal Museum, in Syracuse!  This evening benefits the Erie Canal Museum, which... Read more »

AmeriCU is celebrating Credit Union Youth Month by encouraging young people to SAVE!

4/1/2013 - Is your child an AMERICUTIE? Throughout the month of April, whenever you open or make a $50+ deposit into a “Rising Stars” or “Stars and Stripes” Youth Savings Account, AmeriCU will send your child... Read more »

AmeriCU with the National Kidney Foundation: April 28th

3/28/2013 - AmeriCU is a gold level sponsor of the National Kidney Foundation annual kidney walk on April 28th, at Destiny USA in Syracuse. Registration begins as 9AM, walk starts at 10AM. The National Kidney Foundation,... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Mohawk Valley Home Expo: March 22nd-March 24th

3/22/2013 - Join us at the Mohawk Valley Home Expo at Sangertown Square Mall March 22nd-24th in New Hartford! AmeriCU will have mortgage executives on site, as well as AmeriCU representation to answer questions on mortgages and... Read more »

AmeriCU with CNY Jazz Central Literacy Partnership

3/20/2013 - AmeriCU Credit Union and CNY Jazz Central are pleased to announce that they have forged a broad, yearlong cultural literacy partnership to benefit music students throughout Central New York. AmeriCU will underwrite all... Read more »

AmeriCU at the Home & Garden Show 2013: March 14th-March 17th

3/14/2013 - Join us at the Home and Garden Show at the New York State Fairgrounds March 14th-17th in Syracuse! AmeriCU will have mortgage executives on site, as well as AmeriCU representation to answer questions on... Read more »

AmeriCU Annual Membership Meeting: March 11th

3/11/2013 - Join us: the AmeriCU Annual Membership Meeting is scheduled for Monday, March 11th, 7:30PM at our Griffiss location, in the Smith Learning Center.  Read more »

Threat against U.S. Financial Industry

2/21/2013 - According to McAfee and Federal agencies there is a serious threat to members and customers of Financial Institutions with regard to sophisticated fraud schemes with the intent to steal and defraud. Credit Union... Read more »

A Night for Latin Lovers: Saturday, February 16th, 8:30PM

2/16/2013 - Join us! Dance salsa, bachata and merengue the night away! Date: Saturday, February 16th, 2013 At: The Commons, Fort Drum Time: 8:30PM Details: Latin appetizers and cash bar provided by the Commons Featuring: Salsa... Read more »

AmeriCU presents the Home Show at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino

2/15/2013 - Join us for the AmeriCU presents the Home Show at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino February 15th-17th! Friday, February 15th 1PM-8PM Saturday, February 16th 10AM-7PM Sunday, February 17th 10AM-5PM Admission is $7 at the... Read more »

Wear Red Rally: Friday, February 1st, 10:15AM

2/1/2013 - National Wear Red Day is Friday, February 1st! Please join AmeriCU Credit Union and the American Heart Association at Centerstate CEO Headquarters (572 South Salina Street, Syracuse) on Wear Red Day, this Friday,... Read more »

CSP: Mystery Shopping Program

1/15/2013 - We value your membership at AmeriCU - and your opinion! To ensure we are giving you the best service possible, we are asking a random sample of members to help us evaluate... Read more »

AmeriCU’s Member-centric Kiosks Noticed in the Industry

1/11/2013 - Kiosk vs. Teller? Why It Doesn't Have To Be Either/Or How one credit union is augmenting their teller services with technology to improve productivity. By Ling Ma, CreditUnions.com When AmeriCU Credit Union ($1.1B, Rome,... Read more »

The AmeriCU First Night CNY

1/1/2013 - The AmeriCU First Night CNY[http://www.firstnightcny.com/] is at Onondaga Lake Park, Monday, December 31st starting at 6PM! This family friendly New Year's Eve celebration features a performance from R5, with crafts, video games, mini-golf, a fireworks display, and the... Read more »

We need YOUR Help: Take Action with the Member Business Lending Bill!

12/4/2012 - AmeriCU is joining credit unions across the country in seeking passage of important legislation that will increase the availability of capital to small member businesses currently restricted by federal statute. Senator Mark Udall (D-Colo.),... Read more »

Operation Best Wishes Tuesday, December 4th at the Commons

12/4/2012 - Join AmeriCU for Operation Best Wishes, at the Commons on Fort Drum, Tuesday, December 4th 11am-7pm! Operation Best Wishes gives military families a FREE opportunity to send a video message to a loved... Read more »

AmeriCU Wine + Chocolate Festival: Saturday, November 24th at the NYS Fairgrounds

11/24/2012 - Join us for the AmeriCU CNY Wine & Chocolate Festival[http://www.CNYWineAndChocolate.com] to be held at the NYS Fairgrounds, Horticulture Building, Saturday, November 24th, 3PM – 9PM. Admission: $25 wine tasters/$15 Designated Drivers. Enjoy live music... Read more »

PLEASE READ: New Security Alert

11/15/2012 - Please read our Security Alert  for important information regarding a criminal breach of the South Carolina Department of Revenue. Anyone who has paid South Carolina taxes since 1998 may have had their personal... Read more »

CNY Veterans Day Parade + Expo, NYS Fairgrounds, Saturday, November 10th!

11/10/2012 - Join AmeriCU at the CNY Veterans Day Parade + Expo[http://www.cnyveteransparade.org], at the NYS Fairgrounds, Saturday, November 10th! PARADE: The CNY Veterans Parade, kicking off at noon, will have about 90 participating groups this year,... Read more »

"Save for Today, Help for Tomorrow" Holiday Youth Account Promotion (Through 12/31/12)

11/1/2012 - Through December 31, when you open a “Rising Stars” or “Stars & Stripes” youth savings account, AmeriCU will donate $5 (five dollars) per account to the Charity for Children[http://www.CharityforChildren.net]. Charity for Children, Inc. (CFC)... Read more »

AmeriCU Credit Union announces I Heart Hockey Night for Saturday, October 20th

10/20/2012 - Judith Cowden, Vice President, Member Relations and Marketing Division of AmeriCU Credit Union, is pleased to announce plans for I Heart Hockey Night in conjunction with the Utica College Pioneers men’s hockey team... Read more »

AmeriCU Credit Union Celebrates International Credit Union Day Thursday, October 18th

10/18/2012 - Judith Cowden, Vice President, Member Relations and Marketing Division of AmeriCU Credit Union, is pleased to present an International Credit Union Celebration at each AmeriCU Credit Union Financial Center to feature refreshments and giveaways... Read more »

AmeriCU Credit Union Partners with the Carol M. Baldwin Research Fund of CNY to Paint the Town Pink

10/1/2012 - Judith Cowden, Vice President, Member Relations and Marketing Division with AmeriCU Credit Union announced plans for Monday, October 1st to partner with The Carol M. Baldwin Research Fund of CNY, Inc. to "Paint the Town... Read more »

AmeriCU Orange Madness Tickets Free at All AmeriCU Locations Monday, October 1st

10/1/2012 - Judith Cowden, Vice President, Member Relations and Marketing Division of AmeriCU Credit Union, is pleased to present the AmeriCU Orange Madness at the Carrier Dome on Syracuse University to feature the first official... Read more »

AmeriCU Credit Union Welcomes Ronald Drake Member Financial Advisor

9/11/2012 - James T. Lombardo, Chief Operating Manager of AmeriCU Services, LLC announced the appointment of Ronald Drake, Member Financial Advisor, to the AmeriCU Credit Union Fayetteville Financial Center. “We are excited to bring a person... Read more »

AmeriCU Credit Union Chief Operating Officer Receives Financial Executive of the Year Award

7/2/2012 - Judith Cowden, Vice President of Member Relations and Marketing with AmeriCU Credit Union, announced that Joe Anderson, AmeriCU Chief Operating Officer, was selected as Financial Executive of the Year by the Central New... Read more »

AmeriCU Announces "Salute to the Troops" Concert with Jake Owen

6/28/2012 - Judith Cowden, Vice President, Member Relations and Marketing Division with AmeriCU Credit Union announced today that the “AmeriCU Salute to the Troops Tribute Concert” will be held June 28th at 7PM as part... Read more »

AmeriCU Receives Ralph W. Hillman Award

5/30/2012 - Mark Pfisterer, President and CEO of AmeriCU Credit Union, announced that the organization was selected as the recipient of the Ralph W. Hillman Award, which recognizes Credit Unions for the support of shared... Read more »

AmeriCU CEO Appointed to New State Charter Bank Advisory Board

4/20/2012 - Mark Pfisterer, President and CEO of AmeriCU Credit Union, was appointed to the New York State Department of Financial Services’ State Charter Advisory Board. Along with eight other appointees, Mr. Pfisterer will advise... Read more »

AmeriCU Credit Union Requests Member Help with Small Business Lending Enhancement Act

4/11/2012 - Mark Pfisterer, President and CEO of AmeriCU Credit Union, requests members to help send a message to New York State legislators, in support of the U.S. Senate, to pass the Small Business Lending... Read more »

AmeriCU Credit Union Partners with USO in the Month of April

4/1/2012 - Judith Cowden, Vice President, Member Relations and Marketing of AmeriCU Credit Union, has announced a partnership with the USO to celebrate both national “Credit Union Youth Month” and “Month of Military Child” at all the AmeriCU... Read more »

Update: Credit & Debit Card Compromise at Target®

- UPDATE: Credit & Debit Card Compromise at Target® AmeriCU is starting to receive lists of debit and credit card accounts that may have been compromised at Target®. If you shopped at Target® between... Read more »

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