There's nothing like coming home to a space that you can call your own. When you're looking to buy a home, traditional terms lock you into a 15-year or 30-year commitment whether it's the best option for you or not.
Chop off a whole decade on your home loan when you apply for an affordable 20-year mortgage with Welcome Credit Union. Love your space and enjoy these bonus benefits:
• Knock 0.25% APR* off your rate
• $500 gift card to a local home improvement store
Home is where the heart is, but that doesn't mean your home can't be affordable. Find your way home with Welcome Credit Union.
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*APR = Annual Percentage Rate. Restrictions apply. †Promotion will run through June 30, 2020 or $5,000,000 funded, whichever comes first. We reserve the right to suspend or cancel this promotion as necessary without prior notice. Lending criteria must be met. This is not an offer to extend consumer credit as defined by Section 1026.2 of Reg. Z. Rates and terms are subject to change. Home loans are provided in partnership with CU Members Mortgage a division of Colonial Savings, F.A. NMLS #401285. For more information or to apply, visit the mortgage website: cumembershomeloan. com/welcomefcu20166/Home#. Welcome Credit Union is federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration and is an Equal Housing Lender.
One Day Deal
There are so many holidays centered around spending. We got so tired of wishing for a holiday dedicated to celebrating saving that we decided to make one ourselves. We are calling this holiday Green Monday.
On Monday, December 2, swing by the branch nearest you and open a 12-Month Share Certificate at one of our three Green Monday special rates. The earlier you arrive the more you earn. Check out the rate chart below and plan your trip to maximize your potential.
Set your alarm, these rates are so good we can only keep them around for one day. Swing by and start building something special with your new Share Certificate.
*APY=Annual Percentage Yield. APYs are accurate as of December 1, 2019. Minimum balance is $500. Interest compounded and credited annually. Stated APYs are available for one day only on Monday, December 2, 2019 at the selected times up to $1,000,000.00 funded, and are effective for the special 12-month certificates only. Fees or other conditions may reduce the earnings on your account. A penalty may be imposed for early withdrawal. This is a one-time limited offer and may be canceled at any time. Other terms and conditions may apply. See credit union for details.
Skip A Pay
It is almost upon us; the most wonderful time of the year. Before the time comes to give out all the gifts, there's no time like the present to set yourself up to save.
Get the gift of a little more green this holiday season when you Skip-A-Pay with Welcome CU. Skip your November, December, or January loan payment and feel the happiness of the holidays wash over you. Sign up, skip, and save.
*Restrictions apply. Not all loan types are eligible. See Skip-A-Pay Application and Agreement for disclosures. There is a $30 processing fee per loan to take advantage of this promotion. Choose to skip your November 2019, December 2019, or January 2020 payment during this promotion. If you have more than one loan, you can skip a payment for each. Fee may be deducted from your account, paid in cash, or by check. Fee cannot be added to the loan balance. Request and signed paperwork must be received five (5) days prior to the due date. This credit union is federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration and is an Equal Housing Lender.
90 Day No Pay
No matter how many times you've done it, buying a car isn't an easy feat. Once you've chosen the vehicle you want, then it's time to fund it. Whether it's not wanting to put down a large down payment or need a little breathing room for holiday shopping, Welcome Credit Union is here to help with rates as low as 2.95% APR* for 84 months!
We know every little bit helps and that's why we are offering not only a low rate but 90 days of payment free bliss until you have to make your first car payment. Welcome to a better way to finance.
*No payment for 90 days, whereby first payment is extended out up to 90 days from the date the loan funds are disbursed. Finance charges will continue to accrue until the first payment and negative amortization may occur. No payment for 90 days is based on individual creditworthiness and approved credit. **APR = Annual Percentage Rate. Quoted APR and effective dates are subject to change without notification at the discretion of the Board of Directors. Your loan rate is based on WFCU’s risk-based pricing program. Your rate may vary and is determined by your credit score, amount financed collateral and loan term. Other rates and terms are available. Some restrictions apply. WFCU lending criteria must be met. WFCU reserves the right to suspend or cancel the promotion as necessary for any reason. Not all members will qualify.
Welcome Visa® Credit Cards
We've all been told that it's better to give than receive. But, what if you could do both? When you're out shopping for those holiday must-haves, give yourself much-needed relief from a high credit card bill with a Welcome Visa® Credit Card
When you sign up for the Visa® Platinum Card from Welcome Credit Union, you enjoy:
- No Annual Fee
- Same rate for purchases, cash advances, and balance transfers
- Rates as low as 9.74% APR*
- No fee to transfer balances
Gifting is good for the soul. Great rates are good for the wallet.
Home Equity Line of Credit
Summer is winding down, the school year is kicking off and suddenly you're looking at that list of home improvement projects that didn't get accomplished over the past few months.
Let Welcome help you make that list a reality.
Whether it is adding a new deck, upgrading a kitchen or undergoing a bathroom remodel, a Home Equity Line of Credit is a great way to finance all the projects on your to-do list.
Plus, Welcome will pay all of your closing costs.*
What are you waiting for? Knock out the projects you've been ignoring! Get started today!
*All extensions of credit are subject to credit approval. Rate and terms may differ depending on the combined loan-to-value and creditworthiness. Some restrictions apply. All terms subject to change without notice. WFCU lending criteria must be met. Eligible property must be located in the state of North Carolina. An appraisal and property insurance are required. Flood insurance is required, if applicable. The minimum line of credit limit is $5,000.00 and the maximum line of credit limit is $200,000.00. No closing costs. However, repayment of $500.00 of the closing costs paid by WFCU on your behalf will be added to the payoff amount if the credit line is closed and deed released within 24 months of the loan origination date. Welcome Federal Credit Union NMLS# 411459. Equal Opportunity Lender. Federally insured by NCUA.
Take your money to new heights. Did you know with rates as high as 1% APY*, Welcome Credit Union's money market accounts can earn four times the national average?
Short term. Long term. Your terms.
Let us show you how to make your money work for you. Let us help you rock bigger returns!*APY=Annual Percentage Yield. Balances above $75,001 earn 1.00% APY. Balances between $25,001 and $75,000.99 earn 0.75% APY. Balances between $1,000 and $25,000.99 earn 0.50% APY. APYs accurate as of 07/01/2019. Transaction limitations apply. Fees may reduce earnings on the account. Minimum daily balance required to avoid a service fee for the calendar month. Credit terms and conditions apply. Membership eligibility required. †National average of 0.21% APY as sourced from bankrate.com, accurate as of May 23, 2019. Federally insured by NCUA.
The Smart Option Student Loan® for Welcome Federal Credit Union by Sallie Mae®
For borrowers attending degree-granting institutions
Now you can pay for college the smart way with three great repayment options and competitive interest rates! This loan is an ideal solution to help you pay for college expenses not covered by scholarships and federal loans. To learn more or to apply, please get started here.
The Smart Option Student Loan features and benefits
- Multiple in-school repayment options plus a choice of competitive fixed and variable interest rates, providing even more flexibility
- No origination fee and no prepayment penalty
- Benefits and an interest rate reduction available
- Rates that reward creditworthy borrowers
- Applying with a creditworthy cosigner may help you qualify
- 100% US-based Student Loan Specialists
To learn more, please get started here.
Route 66 Extended Warranty
Don’t let unexpected car repairs stress you out! You never know when your car is going to break down. WFCU offers three coverage levels through Route 66 Extended Warranty. Your plan will be determined by the make, model, age, and mileage of your vehicle. Click for more information
In an effort to save WFCU money that is better spent on member services and to become a greener business, eStatements are the preferred method of delivery. We cannot automatically convert you to eStatements. Therefore, we highly encourage you to make the switch and enroll in eStatements (if you haven’t done so already).
If you aren’t enrolled in Virtual Branch (VB), that will be your first step. Just click the "getting started" link from the left-hand menu bar on VB for important information, then click the "Enroll" button and follow the prompts. Virtual Branch URL: https://www.financial-net.com/gwecu.
To add eStatements:
- Logon to Virtual Branch
- Click Self-Service
- Under Additional Services, click eStatements, follow the prompts to add your account. When you enroll, your checking and/or loan accounts within your primary account are automatically included. However, if you have sub-accounts, you will need to enroll them individually.
If you prefer to keep receiving paper statements, we will gladly continue to provide that service for a $2.00 monthly fee per statement. Printing and postage costs continue to rise and it’s only fair that we ask those who choose the more expensive paper option to help share in that cost. Remember, you can avoid the fee by enrolling in eStatements.
Members exempt from the paper statement fee:
- Members who are twelve (12) and under
- Members who are seventy (70) or older
Receive your monthly statements safely, quickly, and electronically. Electronic statements provide secure, anytime, anywhere access to your Welcome Federal Credit Union statements. Here are a few features:
- eStatements are free!
- Automatic email notification when your statements are available usually by the 3rd of the month.
- Six months of statements available for instant retrieval.
- All data is fully secured, encrypted, and protected by the latest SSL technology
- eStatements can be downloaded and/or printed.
- When you elect to view your statements online instead of receiving a paper statement by mail, it helps protect you from confidential information being lost or stolen from your mailbox.
- Safest, quickest, and most convenient way to receive your statements.
- eStatements help save trees!
Shared Branching: Another Credit Union Difference!
Welcome Federal Credit Union (WFCU) has partnered with other credit unions across the country to provide you with more access to your accounts and money. Proudly, we are a part of the Shared Branching network, a fast-growing national network of credit unions that allow members of other credit unions to use their branches to conduct basic teller transactions.
There are more than 5,300 Shared Branching locations nationwide, including more than 99 in North Carolina. What can you do at a Shared Branching location? Almost everything you normally do* with an MSR/teller at WFCU including:
- Make Deposits
- Cash checks
- Withdraw funds
- Transfer monies from one account to another
- Obtain balance inquiries
- Make loan payments and advances
When conducting a transaction at a Shared Branching location, the host credit union will require your credit union name (Welcome Federal Credit Union), your account number, and a photo ID.
Accessing your WFCU accounts has never been more convenient. Find a Shared Branching location near your home, work, or favorite vacation spot, using the Shared Branching Web site at www.co-opsharedbranching.org.
This logo will be posted at all credit unions that participate in Shared Branching:
We are pleased to offer Shared Branching at the following WFCU branches:
- Main Branch; 10810 Chapel Hill Road; Morrisville, NC
- Greenville Branch; 250-C Easy Street; Greenfield North Plaza Shopping Center; Greenville, NC
- Zebulon Branch, 125 E. Gannon Avenue, Zebulon, NC
- **Moore Drive Branch; 5 Moore Drive; Sanders 17.1379; Research Triangle Park, NC)
- **Zebulon Branch–GSK; 1011 N. Arendell Avenue; E.130; Zebulon, NC
**Shared Branching access at the Moore Drive and Zebulon Branches is restricted to GSK employees.
For more information, contact us toll-free at 888-932-8148.
*Some fees may apply.
WFCU's Emergency Phone Number
In the event of a wide-spread disaster or emergency for the Credit Union in which you cannot reach one of our branches, you can phone our toll-free emergency information number, 1-866-803-3267. Updates to the message will be made as they become available.
Benefits of Membership!
As Welcome Federal Credit Union grows and changes, we will continue to expand our field of membership. Offering a better financial option to more groups promotes the Credit Union philosophy of "people helping people". We are happy to invite other companies and organizations to join Welcome Federal Credit Union and begin taking advantage of the benefits of membership in our Credit Union.
Please help us spread the word by inviting your co-workers and families to join!
Welcome Federal Credit Union members: Switch to Sprint and save.
You get $200 in cash rewards on up to 2 lines when you switch to Sprint. Plus, lines 3, 4 and 5 are free! That means savings of more than $800 over Verizon in your first year. With Sprint’s 100% satisfaction guarantee for the first 30 days, you can be certain that you’ll love your plan or get your money back.
Claiming your cash rewards is easy as apple pie:
- Open a new Sprint account and mention that you're a credit union member.
- Register your new lines at LoveMyCreditUnion.org/Fall19.
- Cash rewards will be deposited directly into your credit union account within six to eight weeks. .
Don't miss out on hundreds in savings. Switch to Sprint and claim your rewards today!
Visit LoveMyCreditUnion.org/Fall19 to learn more.
Cash Reward: Via deposit. $100 per line, max 2 lines. Req. qualifying plan and registration within 30 days of activation. Loyalty Reward: Via deposit per account. Basic: After 9/30/20 pay $60 a month for line 1, $40 a month for line 2 and $20 a month per line for lines 3 thru 5, with AutoPay. Offer/coverage not available everywhere. Requires new lines of service. Subject to credit & $30 activation fee. Excludes taxes, fees, and roaming. Speed maximums, use rules and restrictions apply. Unlimited Basic compared to Verizon Start Unlimited for 5 lines, features differ.
We invite you to phone any of our branches for answers to your questions or for information.
|Moore Drive Branch-RTP:||919-483-8844|
|Zebulon - GSK Branch:||919-269-1225|