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Welcome to the second issue of our
FirstWord newsletter. It’s hard to
R Q r insu believe that it’s the middle of the year
already! When I think back to this time
last year, it’s amazing to see how far
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Pete we have come, and what we have
from achieved. We are now in the final
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stages of the transfer between
Hamilton and the Bay of Plenty, with
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the makeover to our fresh new look
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We’ve been hard at work
developing some new products and
services - You’ll read that we have just
launched an Online Savings Account
to add to our savings options. If you
We have just frequently use our phone and internet
launched our brand new banking services this may be the
account for you - it’s a great way to
Online Savings Account. It is a high manage your money, with on-call,
O interest, on-call savings account with 24/7
access and a very competitive interest rate!
24/7 access, and a very competitive
The next six months are shaping
If you are familiar with our phone
up to be just as busy as the first half of
and internet banking services this
this year – keep an eye out for more
may be a good savings option for
you. There is no minimum deposit,
Thanks for your support!
no account fees*, and you can earn
So how does it work?
It’s a savings account designed to
be managed through phone and
internet banking. Regular deposits
can be made by automatic payment
so what’s from other accounts, or by transfers
between your First Credit Union
unique about it? accounts.
With most other online savings accounts, How do I apply?
you are charged fees or interest penalties for Applying for an Online Savings
withdrawing money from your account. Account is easy! Fill out our
With the First Credit Union Online Savings application online by visiting our
Account, you can make as many withdrawals website www.firstcreditunion.co.nz,
or deposits as you like, and as long as you give us a call on 0800 FIRST CU, or
do it through internet or phone banking, drop by one of our branches for an
you won’t be charged a cent, and you will application. Check out our website
still get the great rate of 8.4%p.a interest! for more details!
* Fees are subject to change.
That’s a great deal! Peter Iles General Manager
First Credit Union
did yo ...we offer a range
of Insurance Products?
PRODUCT PROFILE - CAR INSURANCE
Every year, one in six New Zealand policy holders will make a claim totalling
$300 million. Would you find it difficult coming up with enough cash to repair
or even replace your vehicle if it was involved in an accident or stolen?
We can give you guaranteed approval, regardless of your driving history or
licence type, for full comprehensive car insurance, so if you find yourself in a
similar situation, you won’t have to worry.
In our last issue of FirstWord
In a nutshell we had an exclusive offer to
• Cover includes accidents, theft, fire & vandalism. win two three day passes to
• Every policy comes with FREE glass cover - there is no excess if you need to the Hamilton 400 for our
claim. AND lodging a glass claim won't affect your no claims bonus. members. Our lucky winners
• We can match any other insurance company's premium. rrell.
were Mike & Sue Farrell. We
• You get an automatic no claims discount of 35% to start you off. e
hope you enjoyed the action!
• Cover also includes legal liability protection for damage caused by your vehicle
to someone else's property, accidental death cover, and the costs involved with
the recovery and transportation of your vehicle.
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• We also offer G.A.P insurance to cover the depreciation on a vehicle financ
an e financed
through First Credit Union. n..
• Further discounts apply if you u:
- have a full drivers licence
- keep your car in a garage
- have an alarmed or
winne e first
We drew the firs of
our two $5,000 prizes in our
- pay your policies annually lly
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Be in 2 Win promotion on M 1.May
- insure only yourself, or just
Congratulations to Wayne Crook &
you and your partner ngen Aroha.
Katrina Dangen of Te Aroha
(no other drivers) The second prize we winners, drawn
on July 1, will be announced in the
For more information: ue
next issue of FirstWord.
Check out our website, pick u
a brochure next time you drop
by one of our branches or emmail
information on our other
insurance products including;
Loan Protection, House &
Contents, Life Insurance
and Funeral Plan.
Winners of our first $5,000 prize, Wayne
Crook, Katrina Dangen and their children
Courtney and Hayden.
Get behind a fantastic
The annual fundraiser for the Hillcrest
Kindergarten - Two Parks Funrun Wheel
& Wander. Family fun for all to enjoy!
Waikato University Grounds
Sunday 28th September from 10am. co.nz