What is a HELOC?

June 2, 2021
A home equity line of credit (HELOC) is a line of credit that allows you to tap into your home’s equity or the difference between what your home is valued at and how much you owe on it. How it Works...

Hang Up On Auto Warranty Robocalls

June 2, 2021
Have you been receiving automated phone calls about your car's extended warranty? You are not alone! It seems as if we are all receiving these calls, sometimes multiple times a day. Robocall scammers are out in full force.   If...

Cybersecurity While Traveling

May 25, 2021
In a world where we are constantly connected, cybersecurity cannot be limited to the home or office. When you’re traveling— whether domestic or international—it is always important to practice safe online behavior and take proactive steps to secure Internet-enabled devices....

AFCU Technology Upgrade Information

December 8, 2020
Our Upgrade is Complete! Thank you for your patience as we completed our technology upgrade this past weekend. We are looking forward to bringing you the best products and services to make banking with us as simple, convenient and safe as...

Social Media Cybersecurity

October 23, 2020
Now more than ever, consumers spend increasing amounts of time on the Internet. With every social media account you sign up for, every picture you post, and status you update, you are sharing information about yourself with the world. How...

Creating a Strong and Secure Password

October 13, 2020
Creating a strong password is a simple yet essential step to protecting yourself online. Using long and complex passwords is one of theeasiest ways to defend yourself from cybercrime. No citizen is immune to cyber risk, but #BeCyberSmart and you...

RGH Youth Apprentice Program Giveback

October 8, 2020
Advantage Federal Credit Union, with the help from our members, gives back again! AFCU donated  $2,000 based on our Debit Card Giveback program to The Youth Apprentice Program at Rochester Regional Health. This program gives high school students an opportunity to succeed...

Friends of Highland Giveback

September 15, 2020
Advantage Federal Credit Union, with the help from our members, gives back! This September, AFCU donated $2,500 to the Friends of Highland, based on our Debit Card Giveback program.  Since 2012, we have given back over $20,000 to Friends of...

Fraud Alert in Rochester, NY

July 6, 2020
Fraud Alert in Rochester, NY BE AWARE! Coronavirus is just another opportunity for scammers to get your money.  Keep these tips in mind to protect yourself.  Do not respond to calls, texts, or emails about money from the government. Government...

Contactless Payment

March 2, 2020
Contactless Payment In times like these choose the SMART option - Contactless Payment! Enjoy all the benefits and security of your Advantage FCU card(s) with your mobile wallet. It's simple, secure and works in thousands of stores and participating apps....

FICO Scores®

February 3, 2020
FICO® Scores Now Available to Advantage FCU Members* We are excited to announce that Advantage FCU credit card users will now have complimentary access to their FICO® Scores. The scores will be updated quarterly on your monthly statements. You can...

Advantage FCU Holiday Hours

January 1, 2020
Advantage FCU Holiday Hours All Advantage FCU branches, chat banking will be closed in observance of the following 2020 Federal Holidays: [table id=19 /] The following services will still be available: Advantage FCU ATMs - Find the closest ATM near you Online/Mobile Banking...