Forest Area Federal Credit Union Highlights Rural Communities

Forest Area Federal Credit Union Communities

Forest Area Federal Credit UnionForest Area Federal Credit Union continues to be the leader in rural communities in Northern Michigan by opening a new, state-of-the art branch in Kalkaska located at 409 West Mile Rd (M72), open now.

The recent ribbon cutting and open house highlights the new location with much more space for staff to work with members and offers a modern atmosphere for the membership, their second office in Kalkaska, Michigan.

Second, Forest Area just held a ribbon cutting and open house of a new location, their second office in Kalkaska, Michigan.  This move underscores their strength, their growth, and their commitment to  Northern Michigan.

The new features at this branch include a drive-up ATM, with 24/7 access so members will be able to receive quality banking without ever leaving their car. This office will also offer the safe deposit boxes with a new viewing room. This will be in addition to our existing Kalkaska Branch.

Also new Forest Area Credit Union will be reissuing the members will be receiving reissued EMV debit MasterCard and Visa cards containing chips. This is another way Forest Area FCU is here to ensure your information is protected.

The biggest benefit of EMV is the reduction in card fraud resulting from counterfeit, lost or stolen cards. EMV cards store payment information on a secure chip rather than on a magnetic stripe. Unlike a magnetic stripe, the chip card requires authentication by the issuer using Personal Identification Numbers.


Forest Area Federal Credit Union Hours

Monday to Thursday Lobby 9:00 am to 4:30 pm
Drive Thru 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Friday Lobby 9:00 am to 5:30 pm
Drive Thru 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
Saturday Drive Thru Only 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

About Forest Area Credit Union

Finally, Forest Area Federal Credit Union of Fife Lake, Michigan is a member-owned institution for more than 31 years, with 4 locations. Designated as a community credit union. Checking services include no cost share drafts, share certificates with low minimum balance requirements and bill pay services. Also, debit cards and ATM’s with no surcharges.