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OTIS FCU to Host Annual Easter Egg Hunt March 31st

Egg Hunt 2018

Even though it may not feel like it, spring is nearly upon us again, and that means that the OTIS Annual Easter Egg Hunt is right around the corner! Join us on March 31st for egg hunts for all ages, and don’t forget to bring your camera for photo ops with the Easter Bunny! 

Thank You for Helping Us to End Hunger in Maine!

Thank you!

Thank you to everyone who helped to make our Soup Day a great success. Because of you, we were able to raise $355.98 for Ending Hunger in Maine!

It’s March Madness at OTIS FCU!

Have a HappyHearts Day!

It’s March Madness at OTIS FCU! All recipients of an OTIS loan that is disbursed during the month of March will be entered into a random drawing for a chance to win a 43″ VIZIO 1080P Smart LED TV! A winner will be drawn and announced on April 2, 2018. Call, stop in, or visit… Continue Reading

Support Bill S.2155 for Sensible Regulatory Relief of Credit Unions

I'm much more me when I'm with you

Recently a bipartisan group of Senators released the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act, S. 2155, that would provide regulatory relief to Main Street financial institutions including credit unions and community banks while maintaining regulations for Wall Street. If the bill is enacted, it would mean the process for getting mortgage loans from… Continue Reading

NEW Credit Card Fraud Prevention Service: Information

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In our continuing efforts to keep your accounts secure, we’ve improved our alert system for potential fraud. Here’s how it works: When potential fraud is detected, you will receive an automatic email notification from OTIS FCU, with the option to reply with “fraud” or “no fraud”. One minute after the email, you will receive a… Continue Reading

OTIS FCU to Host Free Shred Days March 1st through April 15th


Ensure that your personal information doesn’t fall into the wrong hands! March 1st through April 15th, OTIS FCU will provide free shredding to all of our members. Simply bring in your documents and drop them into the secure bins located in our lobby–we’ll take care of the rest!

Establishing an Emergency Fund

One of the most important components of good financial health is having an emergency fund in place. Having a store of liquid savings at your disposal is your built-in insurance policy against the unforeseen and disruptive curveballs that life can sometimes throw at us—job loss, illness, or a major home or auto repair, to name… Continue Reading

How Credit Scores are Calculated

We all know how consequential our credit scores are, but most people don’t understand how exactly it is that their scores are calculated. Fully understanding the factors that determine your score–and to what extent–can help you to keep it in tip-top shape, now and in the future. Your Credit Score by the Numbers: Percentage Breakdown… Continue Reading

Graduating High School and Pursuing a Post-Secondary Education this Year? Apply for an OTIS Scholarship!

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Each year, OTIS FCU awards (5) $500 scholarships to graduating high school seniors who have been accepted to a post-secondary school and who are members of OTIS. Click for more information on how to apply today:

Your $1.50 Donation Will Help Us to End Hunger in Maine!

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One of the causes that is nearest and dearest to our hearts here at OTIS is eradicating hunger in Maine, and you can help! For every $1.50 that you donate, OTIS FCU will donate a pantry item to the United Way of the Tri-Valley Area’s Pantry Project and $0.50 to the Maine’s Credit Unions’ Campaign for Ending Hunger…. Continue Reading

Free Small Business Advising for Jay Area Businesses Available on Last Thursday of the Month at Jay Town Office

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A great opportunity for small businesses in the Jay area! Representatives are in the Jay Town Office on the last Thursday of the month. Please contact them to set up an appointment.

OTIS Employees Given the Opportunity to Volunteer at the 49th Annual Special Olympics Winter Games


OTIS employees had the opportunity yesterday to go and help out Franklin County Special Olympics volunteers at the 49th Annual Special Olympics Winter Games at Sugarloaf! It was a beautiful day and a wonderful time was had by all. Here are a few photos from the snowmobile rides station and from the Opening Ceremony of the Games.