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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 […]

Spring Projects

It’s time to start those Spring projects with help from Brewer FCU. Loan amount up to $10,000 Fixed rate of 7.99% APR* Loan terms up to 60 months Let’s get started, Apply Now online.       *APR = Annual Percentage Rate. Loan is subject to underwriting, credit qualifications, and approval.  Other restrictions may apply.  […]

2020 Ending Hunger Initiative A Success

Despite spending most of 2020 in a pandemic, Maine Credit Unions, including Brewer FCU, were able to raise $969,775 towards the fight to end hunger in Maine.    Because of the wonderful Brewer FCU members and their support, $7,400 of this will go directly to food cupboards in our region. Since 1990, Maine Credit Unions […]

Brewer FCU Members Help Make Christmas Bright

More than 50 local children had a brighter holiday thanks to the generosity of Brewer Federal Credit Union’s members.   In 2020, Brewer FCU once again partnered with the Smile for a Child program and purchased Christmas presents for disadvantaged youth in our region.    

Disc Golf Tournament Raises Money for Local Food Cupboards

This year’s Whitmore Contracting Disc Golf Tournament at D.R. Disc Golf raised more than $3,000 towards the Brewer FCU’s Ending Hunger Campaign. The money raised will go directly to food cupboards in our local area working hard to help our neighbors and friends.  On Saturday, September 24th, with bright skies and foliage at near peak, 21 teams […]

Brewer FCU Supports Old Town Golf Tournament

Brewer FCU sponsored the Richard May & Warren Rand Golf Tournament held in Old Town, Maine.   Proceeds from this event support 2 great local causes.  The Richard May Memorial Fund provides a scholarship to a graduating senior enrolled in ROTC. The Warren Rand Memorial Fund helps to families in need of financial assistance for their […]

Business Assistance During COVID-19

We know that small business is the backbone of our economy. And, we know that access to capital is critical to the success and continuation of our small businesses. That’s why we have worked hard to put more than $1.5 million into the hands of our small business members through the Paycheck Protection Program over […]

Maine Credit Union League and Maine Bankers Association Release Joint Statement

Maine Consumers Will Continue to Have Access to Secure, Financial Services During COVID-19 Outbreak (WESTBROOK) –The Maine Credit Union League and Maine Bankers Association are working together to reassure Maine consumers about the safety, security, and reliability of the state’s strong financial services industry. Financial institutions across Maine have activated their pandemic response plans to […]

Sauce for CHEFS

In mid-January, we learned that one of our local food cupboards was in need of sauce to go with the pasta they had on hand.   Thanks to our awesome members, all this pasta and sauce is headed to shelves at C.H.E.F.S. on February 15th!  Thank you!