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Instant Issue Debit Cards Now Available

Monday, September 21st, 2020

First Imperial Credit Union focuses on providing our members with services that make banking with us more convenient! We are happy to announce that we are adding to our convenient services by now offering instant issue, EMV chip-enabled debit cards at all of our branches. Having to replace a lo... Read More

Password Complexity Update

Thursday, June 18th, 2020

Keep your Account Secure Effective June 22, 2020, all members who are enrolled in Online Banking will be prompted to have a password that meets our enhanced security requirements. Weak passwords leave your computers, personal information, and accounts vulnerable to attack. In an effort to be p... Read More

Virtual Annual Meeting

Tuesday, April 28th, 2020

Due to social distancing guidelines, our 78th Annual Membership Meeting set for Wednesday, May 13 at 6 p.m. at the El Centro Branch will not allow for physical attendance, however, will be livestreamed.  The meeting will be held virtually via Zoom and a link will be available on the... Read More


Monday, April 27th, 2020

#weCUgrads Let’s celebrate the class of 2020! First Imperial Credit Union and credit unions around the nation are declaring May 4 – 8th as Senior Week and we want to spotlight our community's graduates. Even though they might not be able to celebrate a traditional graduation,... Read More

CEO Update on COVID-19

Thursday, March 12th, 2020

As cases of COVID-19 continue to increase, we want to assure you that First Imperial Credit Union is fully committed to the health and safety of our members and employees. The credit union has implemented enhanced cleaning and other procedures at our branches to minimize the risk of person-to-person... Read More

FICU brings a new digital experience

Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

FICU will be rolling out a new Online Banking and Mobile App platform in April. The upgrade stems from member feedback and as a way for FICU to improve the member experience and keep up with its needs through digital channels. The new digital experience will include many of the eServices mem... Read More

FICU to break ground for new Brawley Branch

Thursday, August 15th, 2019

First Imperial Credit Union will break ground for construction on August 29 for their new Brawley Branch to be located at 1020 S. Brawley Ave. in Brawley.     The project embodies the growth of the credit union in the last few years marking the fourth construction or complete... Read More

FICU celebrates 77th Birthday

Wednesday, July 31st, 2019

      It’s our 77th birthday and our wish is to give back to our community. But we need your help!   Your vote will help determine to which charity we will donate $770.   We have selected three charities that we believe create a positi... Read More

Schedule of Fees Update

Monday, July 1st, 2019

First Imperial Credit Union will be updating its Fee Schedule on August 15, 2019. It is important for us to make sure our members are fully aware of the updates when the new schedule takes effect.   Click here to view the new Fee Schedule (Effective August 15, 2019).   Pe... Read More
First Imperial Credit Union will celebrate its official grand opening and ribbon cutting of its 4,000 square foot Calexico branch at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. FICU President/CEO Fidel Gonzalez, FICU Chairwoman Katie Luna and Calexico Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Hildy Carrillo are scheduled to sp... Read More

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