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Back To School – School Supply Drive

Brewer FCU is holding a school supply drive to help area students in the preparation for a successful school year.  Donated supplies can be dropped off at either branch location between now and August 19th.

Member Appreciation Day Supports Ending Hunger

Brewer FCU held its Spring Member Appreciation Day complete with grills, hot dogs, soda and give aways.  Members visited Brewer FCU locations on Friday, May 27th for a cookout and showed their support of the Ending Hunger in Maine Campaign with donations.  Thanks to everyone who came out and enjoyed the beautiful Maine weather, some […]

Annual Meeting Held April 15, 2022

At our recent Annual Meeting held on Friday, April 15, 2022, we were happy to welcome back for another term to the Board of Directors for Brewer Federal Credit Union Don Brown, Bob Bastey, and David Libby. We are grateful for all of our board members for volunteering their time. Below is the list of […]

How to Save at the Gas Pump

In the past year, the price per gallon of gasoline has been steadily rising. With prices reaching over $3.50 per gallon in some parts of Maine, many are carpooling, negotiating remote work opportunities, and cutting back on holiday travel. However, with Maine being a known commuter state, driving to your routine destinations can be hard […]

2021 Ending Hunger Campaign A Success

Brewer Federal Credit Union is pleased to work with the Maine Credit Union League and many other Maine based credit unions each year on the Ending Hunger Campaign. The fundraising results are in. Maine Credit Unions raised $930,367.80 to help end hunger in Maine in 2021. The donations made through Brewer Federal Credit Union stay […]

Credit or Debit?

Benefits of Running Debit as Credit If you’ve ever made an in-store purchase with a card, you’ve probably been asked the question, “Are you using debit or credit?” With your debit card in hand, you may think your only option is to simply enter your PIN. The credit option is reserved for credit cards, right? […]

Brewer FCU Helps FREE the Z

On Tuesday, November 16th, Brewer FCU helped FREE the Z and Penquis collect turkeys to provide Thanksgiving dinner to area residents in need.   Staff from Brewer FCU spent the late afternoon and evening collecting donations, loading the truck, and thanking donors.  FREE the Z had their largest first day ever collecting more than 1,000 turkeys.  […]

Record Breaking Support to Maine Make A Wish Foundation

Wayne’s Wiffle for A Cause raised more money this year than in any of the past 13 years.   Wayne was able to meet with Kate at Make-A-Wish Maine and gave her a check for $18,700, bringing the total to $144,700.  Brewer FCU is proud to be a sponsor of this event each year.  Congrats to […]

Ice Cream Brings Members Out to Support Ending Hunger

Spencer’s Ice Cream of Bradley visited both of our branch on June 25th for Member Appreciation Day.  We saw smiling faces enjoying some fantastic ice cream and supporting our Ending Hunger Campaign.  Money raised from our Ending Hunger Campaigns stays in our communities by supporting local food cupboards.

Tax Refund Tips

Eight Smart Things to Do with Your Tax Refund Tax season is right around the corner, and it may be helpful to have a plan for the funds you expect to receive from the IRS. You may be tempted to spend the cash right away and treat yourself, but there are so many great things […]