Special Offers & News
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.
Find out how a Home Equity Credit Line can make you fall in love with your house again!
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.
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.
Check out these BBB tips for choosing a gym membership.
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!
New Bill Pay Fraud Protection03/19/2015
CEFCU Bill Pay has a new system to help protect you from fraud. The system may present you with a list of questions to verify you are the correct user before a payment is scheduled.
Guides to Independence03/17/2015
Checked out Guides to Independence lately? It has a new look, interactive tutorials, and great resources for teens and young adults.
Now through July 31 when you sign up for eStatements, you’ll automatically be entered for a chance to win a $250 gift card!
2015 Money Smart Kid Essay Contest03/07/2015
In support of Money Smart Week® 2015 Illinois, Peoria – taking place April 18-25 – the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and its partner organizations are presenting the Money Smart Kid Essay Contest (PDF, 250KB), sponsored by CEFCU. Students in grades 5-8 (in Peoria, Tazewell, and Woodford counties in Illinois) are encouraged to answer the Money Smart Question below with an essay of not more than 500 words. A winner will be announced during Money Smart Week and that student will be named this year’s Money Smart Kid. The winner will be awarded a $2,000 scholarship sponsored by CEFCU.
2015 Money Smart Kid Essay Question:
What is the biggest obstacle to saving your money? What technological and/or banking solutions might help you and your friends begin to save?
Online Tax Filing01/15/2015
File online with TurboTax® and receive a discount when you use the special link.
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.
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.
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.
Visit these websites to learn how you can save.
Save with the following rebates:
For more information, visit the Love My Credit Union Rewards site.
- Barnes & Noble
- Bed Bath & Beyond
- GE Store
- Penske Truck Rental
- Protect America, Inc.
- Replacements, Ltd.
- Rugs Done Right
- Sears Commercial
- The Warranty Group
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.
Scammers are using Facebook tags to spread malware.
Even before the Apple Watch™ goes on sale, the scams have started.
Car Wrapping Con03/27/2015
Fake emails are offering people money to wrap a car with a company logo.
Before you sign up for a cruise, check out the facts and tips from the BBB.
The cold weather isn’t over, and neither are winter scams. Protect yourself with tips from the BBB.
Don’t get fooled by these 10 imposter scams.
Expect an increase in phishing attempts this tax season. Know what to look for and what to do if you receive email from the IRS.
Business Email Compromise03/09/2015
Scammers are using a sophisticated wire payment scam to trick companies into directing transactions to fraudulent accounts.
Cell Phone Ransomware03/09/2015
Using official names and logos, scammers are locking cell phones until you pay.
Check out five popular Facebook scams and find out how to avoid being a victim.
Scammers are going to Illinois homes and businesses claiming there are electrical problems.
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.