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Take advantage of all the great promotions CEFCU has for members! Stay up-to-date on these special offers along with security alerts and news by subscribing to RSS feeds.

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Shiny & New04/07/2015

Save some green with a CEFCU Vehicle Loan. Apply online, stop by any Member Center, or contact Phone-A-Loan for loan preapproval.

Finance Your First Home With CEFCU!

Finance Your First Home With CEFCU!03/31/2015

For a limited time, CEFCU will pay select third-party closing fees on Home Loans for first-time home buyers. Request a First-Time Home Buyer Kit for tips, tools, and information.


Great Possibilities!01/29/2015

Find out how a Home Equity Credit Line can make you fall in love with your house again!

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Enjoy Free Checking & More!01/13/2015

Open a new qualifying CEFCU Checking account by June 30 to qualify for a $50 Gift Card. Get all the details or stop by a Member Center for more information.

Pay 2, Get 25 Bucks!

Pay 2, Get 25 Bucks!01/13/2015

Get $25 when you sign up for CEFCU Bill Pay and pay your first two bills. See all the details or stop by a Member Center for more information.

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Refer A Friend, Pocket $10!01/03/2015

If you are a CEFCU member in good standing, and you refer a friend between now and June 30, you could receive $10.
Get all the details
on how to pocket the money.

Big Plans

Planning Something Big?07/03/2012

For a limited time, get a great rate on a CEFCU Personal Loan to pay for your big plans or needs this summer. Contact Phone-A-Loan today!

System Maintenance05/29/2015

Online Banking and Mobile Banking are scheduled to undergo maintenance and will be unavailable from midnight to 3 a.m. (CT) Saturday, May 30. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Give Cheer!05/08/2015

Looking for the perfect gift for mom, dad, a graduate, or a bride and groom? Choose a CEFCU MasterCard® Gift Card.

CEFCU Member Appreciation Scholarships05/06/2015

CEFCU proudly offers CEFCU Member Appreciation Scholarships at Bradley University, Illinois State University, and Illinois Center College. Members should inquire for more information on the scholarships at the school's Financial Assistance office.

Extra Fuel Rewards04/26/2015

Get extra rewards when you refer a friend who joins the MasterCard® Fuel Rewards® program. Just log in to your account, click account profile at the top, then click ACCOUNT INFORMATION & REFER-A-FRIEND.

Saving Texts04/22/2015

Text messages can help you reach savings goals! Sign up for text reminders at America Saves.

Tax Info04/20/2015

Continue to access tax information after April 15 through TurboTax®.

Youth Events04/16/2015

Join the CEFCU Power$avers and attend an upcoming Youth Event! There will be drawings, activities, and more at each event.

The events start in May and continue through the summer. Find an event near you!

Teen Photo Contest03/27/2015

Is there something you like to do that’s free? If so, take a photo and enter it in the What I like to do for Free photo contest, and you could win $100 and more!

The contest deadline is June 1, after which up to 12 finalists' photos will be posted online for voting. Visit the C-Note section of Googolplex for all the information.

First Stop Before You Shop!03/25/2015

For a limited time, open a new CEFCU MasterCard® Credit Card and qualify to receive a $50 CEFCU Gift Card or 5,000 Bonus Points. Get all the details today!

eStatement Contest03/07/2015

Now through July 31 when you sign up for eStatements, you’ll automatically be entered for a chance to win a $250 gift card!

Bill Pay Enhancement12/12/2014

An enhancement, which allows you to view images of paper check payments sent through CEFCU Bill Pay, is scheduled to be available next week. When the check has cleared the payee’s financial institution, just click the link in your Bill Pay history, and you can view a check image free of charge.

Charitable Contributions10/24/2014

Help lower your tax bill with charitable contributions to qualified organizations. Visit the IRS website for complete details on charitable contributions.

Membership does have privileges

Members can enjoy special values from a variety of companies.

Special Membership Offer

Join Sam’s Club or renew your membership and receive up to a $25 gift card.

Superior Water

CEFCU members can receive $50 off the purchase of new equipment and a free in-home water analysis. Just use the approval code provided by Superior Water Services.

Other Discounts

Visit these websites to learn how you can save.

Vehicle Discounts

Save with the following rebates:

For more information, visit the Love My Credit Union Rewards site.

Homebuyer Privileges

CEFCU members can enjoy special savings through Homebuyer Privileges.
Register online using Lender Participation Code 42QB and Homebuyer Privileges ID A0329eCEFCU.

  • Allied
  • Avis
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Bed Bath & Beyond
  • GE Store
  • Lowe's
  • 1-800-Flowers
  • Penske Truck Rental
  • PetSmart
  • Protect America, Inc.
  • Replacements, Ltd.
  • Rugs Done Right
  • Sears Commercial
  • Uboxes
  • The Warranty Group

For more information on member discounts, contact CEFCU.
To take advantage of the discounts available, join CEFCU today.

Upcoming Educational & Community Events

CEFCU sponsors events to help our member/owners & the communities where they live and work. In addition, CEFCU employees generously give their time, talents, and financial support to numerous non-profit agencies and community projects.

To view current events, please make a selection.

If you would like to request support from CEFCU for your group, organization, or event, please complete the CEFCU Contribution Request Form and mail it to CEFCU Community Relations or deliver it to your Member Center. Your request will be evaluated based on the information you provide.

Church Scam05/26/2015

A Peoria church reported a stranger has asked members for donations.

Jury Duty Scam05/26/2015

The jury duty scam has come to the Peoria area again.

Weight Loss Spam05/19/2015

Scammers are promising body fat will melt away with phony endorsements from celebrities and doctors.

Sweepstakes Con05/19/2015

There's a new twist on the lottery scam with fraudsters claiming a lottery winner will share with you.

Tourist Scams05/05/2015

Before you start your vacation or business trip, check out these 40 travel scams.

Security Code05/05/2015

Scammers are after the security code on the back of your credit and debit cards.

Work-At-Home Scams05/05/2015

Find great resources on work-at-home scams on the BBB website.

Disaster Scams05/05/2015

In the aftermath of recent disasters, be alert to disaster scams and do not respond to or click links in emails asking for donations. Instead, contact a reputable organization to make any donations.

Ticket Scams04/30/2015

Follow the BBB guidelines and don’t get scammed when buying baseball game tickets.

Magazine Scams04/28/2015

With warmer weather, be on the lookout for scammers selling fake magazine subscriptions door to door.

Hotel Wi-Fi04/26/2015

Check out these tips from OnGuard Online before you travel and use hotel Wi-Fi.

Student Loan Scam04/24/2015

Scammers are using email and social media and promising to wipe out your student loans.

Fraudulent Government Sites04/22/2015

Scammers are using fake government websites to steal personal information.

Card Deactivation11/10/2014

CEFCU members have reported receiving phone calls stating their MasterCard has been blocked. These calls are not from CEFCU. Do not follow the directions in these messages, instead follow the directions provided by the BBB.

If you receive a call asking you for your card number, expiration date, Social Security number, or any other response, end the call. Contact CEFCU immediately if you did respond to the call.