Membership

Eligibility

"Once a Member, Always a Member"

Membership in Firestone Federal Credit Union is extended to most employees of Bridgestone Americas Holding, Inc. who are not represented by a bargaining unit and who are on the Akron, Brook Park, or Nashville payrolls.

Members of your immediate family may join the credit union. Those eligible for membership: spouses, children, siblings, parents, grandparents, and grandchildren. Step relationships of the above are eligible. As members, you and your family may share in all of the services and benefits provided by our credit union. You may save and borrow at rates that are competitive and generally better than those available elsewhere

How to Join

Call the credit union to obtain a new membership packet. Mail the completed new member information to the credit union, along with a deposit of $5 or more. All members must have a social security number to apply for an account.


Select Employee Group

What is a SEG?

A Select Employee Group (SEG) is a company that offers credit union membership as a benefit to employees and their families.

Benefits for SEG employees include:

  • Access to great FFCU loan rates keeps more money in employees’ pockets.
  • FFCU offers direct deposit, e-statements, bank transfers and direct loan payments making membership for employees convenient.
  • Once an employee is a member of FFCU, their membership follows them the rest of their lives, regardless of employment status.

Click here (pdf) to see a list of our current SEG groups eligible for membership.  If your company is listed contact our office for more information and a membership packet.

Additional Benefits

ACCEL

As a member of the Credit Union, you have unlimited access to financial counselors at no charge. Call them at 1-877-33ACCEL (332-2235) for more information or visit ACCEL's website.

Carfax

Members can obtain for a charge a Carfax report on used vehicles by calling 1-888-888-1615 or visiting their website.

CU Members Mortgage

We have been partnering with CU Members Mortgage since 2002. They are available to assist our members that live outside the states of Ohio and Tennessee with their mortgage needs. For more information, please visit their website.

e-Statements

You can retrieve your statements electronically. Click here to print a pdf of the disclosure and authorization form.

If you've already signed up for e-Statements, log in to the e-Statement system.

Accident Insurance Coverage

$1,000 of Group Accident Insurance Coverage is provided at no cost to you. Higher coverage amounts are available at a reasonable cost. Click here for more information or to enroll.