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How to Make the Most of a Reduced Paycheck

HMFCUCOVID-19, Financial Education

Bubbles burst, the economy falters, companies downsize, and personal disasters happen which can result in a reduced paycheck. Perpetual salary growth or even maintenance is simply not guaranteed, especially during the pandemic. However, by adopting the right tools and attitude, you can make the most of a reduced paycheck and not just survive, but thrive. Determine whether your situation is … Read More

Branch Schedule Effective Monday, June 29th

HMFCUCOVID-19, News

To Our Valued Member-Owners, Houston Metropolitan Federal Credit Union is committed to taking every necessary precaution to protect our employees, members-owners, and community in an effort to reduce the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19).  Due to the most recent surge of COVID-19 cases in the greater Houston area, we have updated our branch schedules. Tidwell Office: Our Tidwell Office lobby has … Read More

COVID-19 Update Center

HMFCUCOVID-19, News

December 2021 Updated GuidanceJuly 2021 Updated GuidanceJUNE 2021 Updated GuidanceMask MandateTidwell Lobby Teller TransactionsClosures as of June 29thLobby reopening safety measuresTidwell Appointment RequestsUpdated Drive-Thru HoursMember Assistance LoanLoan Deferment ProgramChanges to BranchesOur Focus is on YouA Message from our CEO DECEMBER 2021 COVID-19 UPDATED GUIDANCE With the increase in COVID-19 cases from the omicron variant, our Tidwell Lobby will be closed … Read More

Don’t Toss That Junk Mail

HMFCUCOVID-19, Financial Aid, News

Four million Americans are receiving their Economic Impact Payment in the form of a prepaid debit card — and many are mistaking it for junk mail. Last week, the U.S. Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) began sending out Economic Impact Payments (EIP) as prepaid debit cards . The cards arrive in plain white envelopes that are strikingly … Read More

Lobby Reopening Safety Measures

HMFCUCOVID-19, News

We are excited to announce that we are reopening our Tidwell Office Lobby and our Promise Branch. To ensure the wellness of our staff and members, please read the following safety measures we are putting in place.

House Passes HEROES Act. What does that mean for you?

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The House of Representatives passed a $3 trillion stimulus bill on Friday, May 15, with a 208–199 vote. The more than 1,800-page legislation, dubbed the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions Act (Heroes Act), would provide another stimulus check to qualifying Americans, extend unemployment benefits, and provide relief to homeowners, among other economic stimuli. The HEROES Act needs to … Read More

Financial Education Resources are Always Available

HMFCUFinancial Education

With many of our members financially affected by the current economic shutdown, we want to share some resources that are always available for free through our partnership with BALANCE, a financial wellness non-profit. Debt and Budget Counseling While there are hundreds of “debt counseling” organizations across the country, we have agreed to quality standards that include accreditation, certification of counselors, … Read More

All You Need to Know About the COVID-19 Stimulus Plan

HMFCUCOVID-19, Financial Aid, News

After days of negotiations and last-minute changes, the Senate and the White House have signed a historic $2 trillion stimulus plan to help mitigate the economic fallout of COVID-19. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES) will put cash directly into people’s pockets, provide desperately needed funding for hospitals and help struggling businesses remain afloat in these financially fragile … Read More

Our focus is on your financial needs during these uncertain times

HMFCUCOVID-19, News

Dear member, We are here to help you The leaders of Houston Metropolitan Federal Credit Union continue to monitor the latest updates regarding coronavirus disease (COVID-19). We want to reassure you that we’re here to help with any financial services you need during these difficult times. You can count on HMFCU to be there. Access to your money The safest … Read More

Changes to Our Branches and Drive-Thru Regarding COVID-19

HMFCUClosings, News

UPDATE: HMFCU Loan Payment Deferment of Two Months AvailableFor all of our members with a loan account, you will receive a no-fee automatic 2-month Loan Deferment (Loan Extension). No action is required on your part.Loan Payment Deferment InformationCOVID-19 has upended the lives of everyone across the globe. The team at Houston Metropolitan Federal Credit Union continues to closely monitor the … Read More