News

Our 2020 Scholarship Application is now open! Read this article for more information. 

Our office will be closed Thursday, November 28, and Friday, November 29 in celebration of Thanksgiving. Continue reading for more information. 

There has been a design update to Online Banking. Click to read more. 

We have been made aware of a potential scam on Facebook.  Individuals are being asked to apply for a loan and send funds electronically through Walmart Pay, Cash App and/or other electronic means. Click to read more.

Your favorite credit union has an exciting announcment- we're upping our scholarships for 2020! Read more here. 

We made an exciting announcement during our Annual Meeting on April 10- ARECU’s accounts are now covered through both the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) and now Excess Share Insurance (ESI) for up to a combined $500,000.00. Read here to find out what that means and how your accounts are covered.

Effective January 1, 2019 ARECU will only accept large quantities of coins in coin rolls. Thank you for your business! 

Alabama Rural Electric Credit Union is aware of the unusual amount of credit and debit card fraud activity. Here at the Credit Union, our system is constantly recording your normal spending patterns. When a charge hits your account that is out of the normal spending pattern it is reported as a possible fraud.