News & Notices
VISA Check Card - Notice for Arizona, Nevada, New York, Illinois and Indiana
Please be advised that all ATM card transactions originating in these states are currently being blocked for your protection. This means you cannot get money from an ATM in those states but can use your card for purchases.
This action was required due to excessive ATM fraudulent activity originating in these states. If you plan to travel to one of these states please see one of our branches for a Cash Card solution or to have your account temporarily excluded from the block.
VISA Check Card - Notice for California
Please be advised that all ATM transactions and all Signature based debit card transactions originating in California are currently being blocked for your protection. This means you can go to the store and complete a sale using your pin number but you cannot go to an ATM and get cash, and you cannot run a sale through your debit card as a “credit” transaction. It is also likely any internet transactions using your debit card originating in California will also be declined. This action was required due to excessive fraudulent activity originating in this state. If you plan to travel to California please see one of our branches for a Cash Card solution or to have your account temporarily excluded from the block.
VISA Check Card - Notice for International Travelers
Please be advised that FSCU has shut down (blocked) all debit/ATM card transactions originating in the countries listed below. This means you cannot do ANY debit/ATM type transactions in these countries. This action was required due to excessive fraudulent activity originating in these countries and is for your protection. We will notify you when or if this restriction is lifted. There are also 3 countries listed that the US Government have deemed illegal for American to do any business with.
If you plan to travel to one of these countries, please see one of our branches for a Cash Card solution or to have your account temporarily excluded from the block while you are there.
Blocked countries include: Australia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Colombia, Cuba, Cyprus, Germany, Iran, Ireland, Japan, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mexico, Myanmar, Romania, Russian Federation, South Africa, Spain, Ukraine, and United Kingdom.
QUICKEN and QUICKBOOKS:
We are pleased to announce that FSCU now offers a feature on our Online Banking site which allows members to export their transaction history to either Quicken (Home Use) or QuickBooks (Business Use) if they have either of those accounting software packages on their computer. Listed below are the benefits and the supported versions. This feature can be found under the "History" tab in our online banking system after you log into your account.
Benefits of Web Connect:
• No manual data entry - Once set up, you can download all your transactions right into Quicken or QuickBooks.
• Automatically reconcile data - Complete transaction and balance information makes categorization and account reconciliation easy.
• No duplicate transactions – A special transaction-matching algorithm prevents duplicate transactions.
• Easier to use - Files may be automatically opened directly from Five Star's online banking – no more searching for saved files.
• Automatic account setup – The first time that you initiate a download from our online banking system site, Quicken and/or QuickBooks will set up your accounts for you—with your data already up to date.
Supported software versions:
• Quicken Windows 2013
• Quicken Windows 2012
• Quicken Windows 2011
• QuickBooks Windows 2013 R1
• QuickBooks Windows 2013
• QuickBooks Windows 2012
• QuickBooks Windows 2011
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