No one can prepare for an unexpected illness or injury that prevents us from being able to leave the house and accomplish our daily tasks, which can commonly include visiting your local credit union to take care of your finances. In the event of sickness or injury keeping you at home, it’s important to be prepared at manage your finances from anywhere. Here are our tips to make sure you’re prepared to bank, wherever you are.
1. Get Set Up on Online Banking
If you aren’t already, it’s important to be set up on Online Banking, via your phone or computer. For tips on how to start using online banking, click here. Using online banking, you can do all of your normal day to day branch transactions, such as checking your balance, paying bills, depositing checks, and transferring money between accounts, internal and external. It’s important to be ready to use online banking regularly to remotely manage your money.
Already signed up for online banking but haven't logged in recently? Here are some tips for resetting your password.
2. Pay Your Loans and Bills Online
Pay your USCCU loans or bills from other vendors using Bill Pay. For detailed instructions on how to make a loan payment or use Bill Pay, click here.
3. Use Mobile Check Deposit
With mobile check deposit, you can deposit physical checks into your USCCU accounts using your phone camera via our mobile banking app, available on iOS and Android. For tips on how to use mobile check deposit, click here.
4.Enroll in Direct Deposit
In the event of a sickness or injury, picking up a paper paycheck from your payroll department may not be possible. To ensure your funds are deposited into you account in a timely manner, enroll in direct deposit to have your paycheck deposited directly into your USCCU account. To learn more about Direct Deposit and how to set it up, click here.
While USC Credit Union always welcomes members to our branches, there are other convenient ways to bank with us in the event you’re unable to visit us in branch. And if you have any issues accessing the services listed above, contact us. Stay healthy!