AmeriCU Assists Members Affected by Government Shutdown

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ROME, NY – December 21, 2018: In light of the current partial government shutdown, AmeriCU is reaffirming its dedication and commitment to member service by reducing the financial burden of the furlough on its members. AmeriCU is assisting members impacted by the shutdown by offering interest free furlough loans, fee refunds, and penalty-free certificate withdrawals.

"We want to help alleviate the financial stress that a shutdown like this could cause our members.” said Ron Belle, Chief Experience Officer for AmeriCU. “We’re doing everything we can to make sure we’re here for our members with the right assistance and services when and where they need it.”

Any AmeriCU members affected by the shutdown should visit their local Financial Center or call AmeriCU’s Member Service Center at 800.388.2000 for details.


About AmeriCU

AmeriCU Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial institution serving nine counties in Central and Northern New York. AmeriCU Credit Union is located in central New York and is among New York State’s largest, full-service financial cooperatives. The organization has built relationships with members since 1950 and currently serves nearly 130,000 members world-wide through its 19 full-service Financial Center locations and Member Service Center. For more information, visit


Contact: Nick Cray

Phone: 315.571.4891


Date: DECEMBER 21, 2018




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Dec 27th 2018