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Reviewed March 2018 Download PDF WHAT DOES THE SUMMIT FEDERAL CREDIT UNION (SFCU) DO WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION? Why? Financial companies choose how they share your personal information. Federal law gives consumers the right to limit some but not all sharing. Federal law also requires us to tell you how we collect, share, and protect […]

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Shared Branching – What It Is and How You Can Benefit

Shared Branching is unique to credit unions. Shared Branching is a national network of credit unions from all over the country that share facilities to give members thousands of convenient locations to perform financial transactions.

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22nd Annual Brockway Truck Show

The Summit is a proud sponsor of the Annual Brockway Truck Show. Held this year from August 11 – 14 in Homer and Cortland, NY, this event attracts truck enthusiasts from all over the Northeast U.S. For the full schedule of events visit brockwaytrucks.org/show

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The Summit Celebrates Graduating Seniors With College Scholarships

Taste of Syracuse is the biggest 2-day event in Central New York. This year’s event will raise money for Make-A-Wish Central New York, and McMahon Ryan Child Advocacy Center.

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The Summit Staff Honored at New York Credit Union Annual Convention

The Summit is delighted to announce that retired President and CEO, Michael Vadala, has been named to the Credit Union House Hall of Leaders, Class of 2022; and Cody Seward, The Summit’s Virtual Branch Manager, has been named Young Professional of the Year at the New York Credit Union Association’s (NYCUA) Annual Meeting and Convention […]

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Taste of Syracuse 2022: Meet the Beneficiaries

Taste of Syracuse is the biggest 2-day event in Central New York. This year’s event will raise money for Make-A-Wish Central New York, and McMahon Ryan Child Advocacy Center.

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First Time Homebuyer? Make Sure You’re Prepared for These 7 Hidden Costs.

Current low mortgage rates may make it seem like the perfect time to purchase your first home. One of the biggest mistakes first-time homeowners make is spending more than they can afford by overlooking the “true” cost of homeownership. Here are 7 often overlooked costs that can have a big impact on your bottom line.

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The Summit Receives Awards Celebrating Both the Member and Employee Experience

The Summit Federal Credit Union (The Summit) scored in the top quartile of midsize employers who participated in Gallagher’s 2021 Benefits Strategy & Benchmarking Survey. The Summit was recognized as an organization that provides innovative solutions for creating organizational structures, workplace policies and total rewards, which inclusively engages and motivates its employees.    For the […]

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Why You Should Consider Refinancing Your Student Loan

When you refinance a student loan, you take out a new loan to pay off an existing loan to take advantage of a lower interest rate. Before you do, ask yourself these questions:

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The Summit to Offer Innovative Student Lending Solutions

The Summit today announced that it has partnered with Credit Union Student Choice, the leading provider of higher education financing solutions to America’s credit unions, to offer its members education lending solutions for both private student loans and student loan refinance. “Since 1941, The Summit has been focused on supporting and contributing to the communities […]

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The Summit Federal Credit Union Holds Virtual Annual Meeting

The Summit held its annual meeting virtually on May 19, 2022. Board Chair Chris Modesti, and President and CEO Laurie Baker reflected on 2021 and outlined the vision for the organization moving forward. The meeting began with a moment of silence to remember the victims of the May 14th tragedy in Buffalo, those who were […]

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Saving for Vacation

The past two years have changed the way that we travel, or even plan for travelling. Here are some great tips for financing your next trip of a lifetime.