We are pleased to
announce that the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) and our Board of
Directors recently approved an amendment to our charter that allows us to offer
membership to the entire community. Lafayette Schools Credit Union will now provide
financial services to anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in
Acadia, Iberia, Lafayette, St. Martin and Vermilion Parishes.
We assure you that
your membership and our business practices remain unchanged with this
- There are no changes to your
account due to this announcement and our wonderful staff is here to serve you
as they do now.
continue the tradition of being a member-owned credit union committed to
providing quality financial services and competitive rates to help you meet
continue to serve our partner organizations including the employees of the
Lafayette, Acadia and Iberia Parish School Systems, the City of Crowley and the
Acadia Parish Council on Aging.
This is a new and
exciting chapter in the 60-year history of Lafayette Schools Credit Union. It
is an opportunity to share the benefits of credit union membership and offer
affordable financial services with your family, friends, coworkers and
neighbors. Feel free to call, visit or email us with any questions.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Will current or potential members be assessed
any fees because of the community charter?
There are no changes to accounts, rates or fees due to our field of membership
Q. Will member deposits still be insured by the
Federally insured credit unions offer a safe place for you to save your money,
with deposits insured up to $250,000 per individual depositor. Additional coverage is available depending on the structure of your account.
Q. Can current out-of-state members still bank
their membership remains theirs for life. Our variety of convenience services (nationwide
ATM network, Online Banking, Online Bill Pay, Mobile Banking) make it easy to
bank with us anywhere.
Q. Are we adding or closing any branches?
branches will remain open and full service. We are keeping future needs and possible locations in mind. View our branch locations.
Q. Are we adding, changing or cancelling any of
our products or services?
None of our product and service offerings are
changing because of our field of membership expansion.
Q. Can I still use the same ATM network?
we are still offering the same ATM network. This service is not affected. You can also request cash back when making purchases at participating merchants using your PIN. Learn more.
Q. Do I need to make changes to my direct deposit, payroll deduction or ACHs?
No, all of your current account information remains the same.