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In 1957 Ravalli County FCU was known as Ravalli County Federal Employees Credit Union Association. It was a state chartered credit union with membership restricted to employees of the Rocky Mountain Lab and the Forest Service. Over the years, additional groups were allowed to join the credit union, including all county and city employees, certain school districts, and employees of local businesses. In 1972, the credit union changed from state chartered to federal chartered and the name changed to Ravalli County Federal Employees Federal Credit Union. In 1976 the name was changed to the current name of Ravalli County Federal Credit Union. A community charter was obtained in 2002 and expanded membership to include any person who lives, works, worships or recreates in Ravalli County and the family members of such individuals. In 2019 Ravalli County FCU grew into their second branch located in Florence, MT. 
Throughout the years, Ravalli County FCU has seen many changes, but the one thing that hasn’t changed is our dedication to our members and the community of Ravalli County. 

 

We get it!

Locations

Hamilton Branch – (406) 363-4631

501 N 1st St

P.O. Box 598

Hamilton, MT 59840

Fax: (406) 363-3354

Florence Branch – (406) 363-4631

5525 US Highway 93 N

P.O. Box 937

Florence, MT 59833

Fax: (406) 830-3433

 

 

 

 

 

Coronavirus Resource Center

A message from Darci Parsons, CEO

Dear members,

I am happy to announce that Ravalli County FCU reopened its lobbies on May 7th in response to Governor Bullock’s directive to reopen businesses as part of Phase One.  Your credit union has worked diligently to inhibit the spread of COVID-19.  As we maneuver our way “back to normal,” we have implemented the following precautions for member and employee safety:

  • Mask or face covering are required for ages five and older.
  • For social distancing purposes, only 10 members will be allowed into the Hamilton lobby at a time. Only 5 members will be allowed into the Florence lobby at a time.  Please do not bring additional people into the lobbies with you who do not have business to transact.
  • Sneeze guards have been installed in the Teller-line and employee offices.
  • Social distancing strips have been placed in 6 feet increments for members waiting for assistance from the Tellers and Receptionist. We ask that you social distance from employees and other members in the lobbies.
  • Tellers will be staggered to allow for proper social distancing.
  • Employees in offices will work with their doors closed to limit exposure.
  • Hand sanitizing stations will be available in both lobby locations for members and staff.
  • Non-latex nitrile gloves will be available for members choosing to wear them (as available).
  • Complimentary coffee and furniture have been removed since reducing the amount of shared spaces helps to decrease possible germ spreading on common surfaces.
  • Members will not be allowed to wait in the lobby for an employee if they are assisting another member. The Receptionist will happily take contact information for the employee to call to make an appointment.
  • Bathrooms will be closed to everyone except employees.
  • Our staff is frequently washing their hands, using hand sanitizer and sanitizing their work stations throughout the day, including sanitizing the drive-thru tubes and ATMs. Staff will also have their temperatures taken every morning and complete a health screening questionnaire.  Non-essential work travel is still cancelled for all staff and personal travel is being discouraged.  All staff that display any flu-like symptoms have been instructed to stay home.  In-person meetings have been moved to teleconferences to limit exposure.
  • We strongly encourage all of you to continue to utilize our online banking, mobile app, ATMs, night drop (Hamilton Branch only), phone banking and drive-up instead of coming into the branches in-person. Our mobile app allows remote deposit capture (RDC-taking a picture of your check for deposit) and the ATMs at the Hamilton and Florence branches accept deposits.  We are part of the COOP network which means that there are over 30,000 ATMs worldwide that you may use to access your money with no fees.  Additionally, you may apply for loans on our website, online banking and mobile app.
  • Curbside service will be offered for members upon request in lieu of entering lobbies.
  • If you are ill, please stay home or use one of our alternative channels.
  • Please cover coughs and sneezes with tissues or use the inside of your elbow. Throw tissues in the trash and wash your hands.
  • If you are experiencing a financial hardship due to the virus, please call our Collection Officer or a Loan Officer.  We are still offering additional skip-a-pays on loans and loan modifications to help.  We are also still offering emergency loans.

My team and I are committed to continuing to serve you and our community as we cautiously transition back to business as usual.  Thank you for your patience, understanding and support during this challenging time.  We will get through this, together.

Sincerely,
Darci Parsons-CEO
Ravalli County FCU

Montana Coronavirus Relief Fund

The Montana Department of Commerce has been awarded $1.25 billion for Montanans that have been affected by COVID-19. They are currently offering business, community, housing (including rental assistance), and health and human service grants to those who qualify. Visit https://commerce.mt.gov/Coronavirus-Relief for a full list of available grants or to apply today!

Did You Received Unemployment Benefits During the Pandemic?

Unemployment benefits are taxable and must be reported on your federal tax return. Download Publication 5444 from the IRS to learn more.

 

MISSION STATEMENT

“Creating beneficial, life-long financial relationships for our members and community.”

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ONLINE SAFETY TIPS

If you have any suspicious account activity or information security related events, please contact us at the Credit Union at 406-363-4631.

Keep your information private! Do not share your account number, password, social security number or other important information with anyone on the telephone, via text messaging, or in an email UNLESS you know for certain who is on the other line. We will never ask for that information as we already have it on file.

The credit union does not provide the service for our members to check their credit score for free. If a box pops up about this please exit our site. PLEASE DO NOT ACCESS IT.
PROTECT your credit information and monitor your
debit and credit card transactions. Someone may call to verify recent purchases
but they WILL NOT ask you for your account information!

Please Note: Members are getting text messages on their cell phones that their VISA card has been deactivated. DO NOT CALL the number provided. THIS IS A SCAM! Call us direct at 406-363-4631 for clarification. Also – DO NOT call the number if you get a text that says you have won a Target Gift Card! This is phising scam.

BEWARE OF PHISHING SCAMS!     If anyone calls or texts and wants you to respond to any phone number but ours …PLEASE DO NOT RESPOND. They are looking for your information. Please just ignore the message whether it comes in by phone call or text message. This is a debit card scam stating your card has been de-activated. We never send you a message by text and only call you during our business hours.

FINANCIAL CALCULATORS

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