Now could be a great time to reduce your carbon footprint and stop receiving paper statements and notices from SLFCU.
1. GOING PAPER-FREE HELPS SAVE TREES – AND PLANTS THEM, TOO!
SLFCU will donate a dollar to the National Forest Foundation for every SLFCU account that switches from paper to eStatements & eNotices by midnight, December 31, 2020. For every dollar donated to the National Forest Foundation, one tree will be planted in a National Forest in need.
2. YOU'LL HELP YOUR MEMBER-OWNED CREDIT UNION REDUCE PRINTING COSTS.
Nearly 80,000 paper statements are mailed to our members each month – at an annual expense of more than $500,000! You can view statements as PDFs by logging in to online and mobile banking and selecting the eDocuments widget. Through online banking, you can also download and save the PDF to your computer, and print when necessary.
3. ACCESS YOUR STATEMENT(S) WITHIN 24 HOURS OF CREATION.
Most members get paper statements about 3 to 4 days after they are created due to the printing and mailing process – and then it sits in your mailbox. With eStatements, we will email you immediately when your statement is ready to view in online or mobile banking.
4. REDUCE THE RISK OF MAIL FRAUD AND IDENTITY THEFT.
Paper statements and notices are easy to lift from a mailbox or misplace in a pile of paperwork. They also make you more susceptible to identity theft since they include personal information.
5. DOUBLE-CHECK YOUR PAYMENT AND DEPOSIT HISTORY WITH EASE.
Many people forget to open their paper statements or file them without reconciling, making efficient access to past transactions more difficult. And eventually, you’ll need to shred them to ensure your financial information is kept secure. With eStatements, two years of your statement PDFs are available within online banking, allowing easy access anytime you need to find your past payment or deposit history.
ENROLLING IS EASY.
Log in to online or mobile banking and open the eDocuments widget. Click on Settings and select electronic documents. In most cases, enrollment is immediate. However, you may receive a paper statement or notice that was generated before you enrolled.
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