Hurricane-Related Scams

September 30, 2022
CISA warns users to remain on alert for malicious cyber activity targeting potential disaster victims and charitable donors following a hurricane. Fraudulent emails—often containing malicious links or attachments—are common after major natural disasters. Exercise caution in handling emails with hurricane-related...

AFCU Back-to-School Drive is a Success!

September 14, 2022
Students and new teachers in the Rochester City School District received a special back-to-school donation from Advantage Federal Credit Union! Now in its 8th year, the summer campaign was supported by credit union staff and generous members who collected hundreds...

AFCU Gives Back to Margaret’s House

July 18, 2022
Since 2016, Advantage FCU has given back $14,000 to the Margaret’s House Child Care at RIT. This year, the staff purchased a musical flower to enhance Roberta’s Playground which is located at the center. You can help give back just...

Security Recommendations in Online Banking

June 28, 2022
Advantage Federal Credit Union will never call you to request information you received via text (SMS) or pressure you to reset your online banking login password. DO NOT trust caller ID; Caller ID could be spoofed to show your financial...

Youth Apprentice Program Giveback at RRH

June 24, 2022
Since 2014, Advantage FCU has given back over $17,000 to the Youth Apprentice Program. The Youth Apprentice Program at Rochester Regional Health gives Rochester City School District students an opportunity to succeed and achieve a career in healthcare. You can help...

Financial Wellness Series

May 24, 2022
Advantage FCU has partnered with Consumer Credit Counseling Services (CCCS) of Rochester to bring you a virtual financial wellness series to help our members with services such as budgeting, debt management and more.    Latest video: “Eating Healthy on a...

Grand Re-Opening of Roberta’s Playground at RIT

May 19, 2022
In honor of Roberta DiNoto, director of Margaret’s House for 19 years, the playground space was transformed in 2019. The larger new space is inspired by Roberta’s favorite book, The Little Engine That Could, and features many Bears Playground structures, including a...

Advantage FCU gives back to the Villa of Hope

May 13, 2022
AFCU recently attended an Amerks hockey game and donated $3,000 to Villa Of Hope, The Rochester Americans charity of choice, as part of our Debit Card Giveback program.  For more than 70 years, Villa of Hope has been helping youth...

Advantage FCU, with help from our members, gives back!

March 30, 2022
This week, AFCU donated $3,000 to Friends of Strong Memorial Hospital as part of our Debit Card Giveback program.  Friends of Strong supports patient – and family-centered care initiatives as well as the volunteer program at Strong Memorial Hospital.  Since 2018,...

Advantage is a proud sponsor of Black History Month on WDKX

February 4, 2022
In February, the US celebrates Black History Month as a chance to celebrate Black achievement. Advantage Federal Credit Union has been a proud sponsor of Black History Month on WDKX for 10 years and we hope you will tune in...

Alerts can protect you from overdraft fees!

January 13, 2022
Use real time alerts to know when: Your account falls below $50 When your direct deposit goes through If an unusually large charge is being made to your account And more! You control what you want to see. Setting up...