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Five local charities vie for grand prize in FreeStar Financial Credit Union's $10K Charity Giveaway

8/1/2019

10K Charity GiveawayFive local charities vie for grand prize in FreeStar Financial Credit Union's $10K Charity Giveaway

August 1, 2019:  In celebration of FreeStar Financial Credit Union’s newest branch opening in Shelby Township this fall, and their commitment to the community, they are giving away $10,000 to charities.

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Credit Union's Team is Growing to Accommodate Expansion

7/23/2019

Bradley Powers and Melissa ChibaniCredit Union's Team is Growing to Accommodate Expansion

July 23, 2019 - FreeStar Financial Credit Union continues to experience growth this year, not only with its new Shelby Township location at 56350 Van Dyke Avenue, but welcoming new team members to the FreeStar Financial family. Melissa Chibani has been named as Director of Retail Sales and Bradley Powers is the Assistant Branch Manager at the Chesterfield Township branch.

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FreeStar Financial promotes new Sterling Heights Branch Director

7/23/2019

Phil ThompsonFreeStar Financial promotes new Sterling Heights Branch Director  

July 23, 2019 – FreeStar Financial Credit Union promoted Phillip Thompson to Branch Director of the Sterling Heights branch where he oversees day-to-day operations and manages six team members.

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$10,000 Charity Giveaway

6/4/2019

Charity giveaway$10,000 Charity Giveaway

June 4, 2019 - To underscore their commitment to the Shelby Township community, and to highlight their new branch office, FreeStar Financial Credit Union is launching a two-phase $10,000 Charity Giveaway campaign.

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Scholarships announced

5/30/2019

scholarship winners for 20192019 Scholarship Winners

May 30, 2019  – FreeStar Financial Credit Union will award $3,000 in scholarships to three high school graduates at a luncheon ceremony June 12.

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Credit Union adopts a Shelby Township roadway

5/20/2019

TEAM MEMBERS PICK UP TRASHCredit Union Adopts a Shelby Township Roadway

May 20, 2019 – On Saturday April 27, a team of FreeStar Financial Credit Union employees and their families donned orange safety vests and removed litter on 26 Mile Road between Van Dyke Avenue and Jewell Road in Shelby Township as part of the annual Adopt-A-Roadway program organized by the Shelby Township Beautification Committee.

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Credit union employee assists member with medical emergency

4/26/2019

Employee Carol receives a proclamation from Clinton Township Supervisor Bob CannonCredit union employee assists member with medical emergency

April 23, 2019 - On April 10, Carol Thompson, a Senior Member Access Center Representative, was recognized at a FreeStar Financial Credit Union Employee Appreciation Meeting by Clinton Township Supervisor Bob Cannon and FreeStar Financial President and CEO Drema Isaac for going above and beyond to help a member who required medical attention.

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Jan. 24, FreeStar Financial Credit Union hosts free Adulting Training

1/24/2019

high school students learning budgetingFreeStar Financial Credit Union hosts free Adulting Training

January 24, 2019 – FreeStar Financial Credit Union presents “Adulting” at the Shelby Township Community Center Saturday, Feb. 9, from 9:45-11:30 a.m. to provide high school students and young adults with answers to many questions including, “How will I be able to do life after high school or college?”

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Credit union plans groundbreaking ceremony for Shelby Township branch

12/11/2018

Shelby Twp. Ground BreakingCredit union plans groundbreaking ceremony for Shelby Township branch

December 11, 2018 - SHELBY TOWNSHIP, Mich. – FreeStar Financial Credit Union plans to break ground on Monday, Dec. 17, at 10 a.m. for its newest branch at 56350 Van Dyke Avenue in Shelby Township, south of 26 Mile Road.

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Nov. 29, Credit Union appoints new board member

11/29/2018

photo of Catie Patyi, board memberCredit Union appoints new board member

November 29, 2018 - In October, the FreeStar Financial Credit Union Board of Directors accepted the resignation of Jonel Jakupi, board director, and appointed a new member, Catherine Patyi, to fill the vacant position.

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Nov. 16, Credit Union continues support for Pets for Vets

11/16/2018

check presentation to Pets for VetsCredit Union continues support for Pets for Vets

November 16, 2018 – The staff at FreeStar Financial Credit Union recently donated over $1,800 to Pets for Vets to fund a veteran - pet match bringing the lifetime support to over $33,000.

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Credit Union offers free community shredding day

9/17/2018

Shredding dayCredit Union offers free community shredding day

September 17, 2018 - FreeStar Financial Credit Union is hosting its fourth annual community shredding day Saturday, Sept. 22, from noon-2 p.m. at its Chesterfield branch.

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FreeStar Financial Credit Union named Macomb Daily’s Best of the Best for 7 years

6/19/2018

2018 Best of the Best logoFreeStar Financial Credit Union named Macomb Daily’s Best of the Best for 7 years

June 19, 2018 - The Macomb Daily announced that FreeStar Financial Credit Union is the winner of its Readers Choice Award for Best of the Best in the credit union category for the seventh consecutive year.

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Credit union awards $4,000 in scholarships

6/5/2018

2018 Scholarship WinnersCredit union awards $4,000 in scholarships

June 5, 2018 - FreeStar Financial Credit Union will award $4,000 in scholarships to four high school graduates at a luncheon ceremony June 20. The credit union annually recognizes students who model the credit union philosophy of people helping people by awarding a Community Action Scholarship of $1,000 each to two students.

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Credit Union offers chance to win free tickets to Legends of Wrestling

4/16/2018

Legends of WrestlingCredit Union offers chance to win free tickets to Legends of Wrestling

April 16, 2018 - FreeStar Financial Credit Union, named Michigan Credit Union of the Year in 2017, is a sponsor of the Legends of Wrestling event to be held April 21 at the Fraser Hockeyland Arena offering a chance to win the “Best Seats in the House from the Best Credit Union.” Registration to win one of five pairs of seats is ongoing through April 14.

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Credit Union offers slam dunk savings with scratch and win tickets

3/3/2018

Legends of WrestlingCredit Union offers slam dunk savings with scratch and win tickets

March 3, 2018 - As teams and fans gear up for the basketball tournament, FreeStar Financial Credit Union is spreading excitement with Scratch and Win tickets beginning March 15.

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FreeStar Financial Credit Union offers $4,000 in scholarships-deadline approaching

3/1/2018

2017 Scholarship winnersFreeStar Financial Credit Union offers $4,000 in scholarships-deadline approaching

March 1, 2018 - With just one month remaining, FreeStar Financial Credit Union is looking for high school seniors to qualify for four $1,000 scholarships. The credit union offers two types: Military Honor and Community Action.

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Credit Union supports American Heart Association

2/27/2018

american heart association logoCredit Union supports American Heart Association

February 27, 2018 - FreeStar Financial Credit Union staff members donned bright red T-shirts emblazoned with Get FiRED Up during selected dates in February to solicit donations for the American Heart and American Stroke Associations.

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Credit Union rewards Certificate of Deposit savers, from 8 to 80 years old

1/23/2018

Save to Win CD winnerCredit Union rewards Certificate of Deposit savers, from 8 to 80 years old

January 23, 2018 - The Save to Win CD, offered to credit union members, can be opened with as little as $25 with additional deposits accepted throughout the 12-month term. For every deposit of $25, the member’s name is automatically entered into a drawing for prizes. Savers can win monthly and quarterly cash prizes valued up to $5,000.

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FreeStar Financial Credit Union donates to military charities

1/22/2018

Pets for Vets donationFreeStar Financial Credit Union donates to military charities

January 22, 2018 - FreeStar Financial Credit Union donated $2,800 to military charities in 2017 in conjunction with the VA (Veterans Administration) home loan promotion.

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FreeStar Financial Credit Union offers $4,000 in scholarships

1/9/2018

2017 Scholarship winnersFreeStar Financial Credit Union offers $4,000 in scholarships

January 9, 2018 - FreeStar Financial Credit Union is offering high school seniors an opportunity to qualify for four $1,000 scholarships.

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