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Freedom First Financial Credit Union

Freedom First Credit Union

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Our Crossroads Branch has moved from Williamson Rd to 5002 Cross Rd NW, next to Tropical Smoothie Cafe.
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Helping People Prosper – Helping Communities Thrive

Our award-winning Community Grants program supports projects that give special consideration to working families of modest means.

Most banks evaluate their worth by how much they keep. At Freedom First, we measure our value by how much we give back.
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December 12, 2019
Credit Unions Top Banks When Serving Members' Financial Well-being. Read On...

December 3, 2019
Freedom First Announces 2019 Grant Recipients. Read On...

November 14, 2019
Freedom First Announces Richard Fairley as Business Intelligence Manager. Read On...

October 9, 2019
Member Appreciation Day on October 17, 2019. Read On...
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Freedom First is a not-for-profit credit union with assets of over $500M located in the Roanoke & New River Valleys. Our mission is Helping People Prosper - Helping Communities Thrive. The 2016-17 Impact Report tells our story.

When you bank with Freedom First, we reinvest profits directly back into your community. Plus, your deposits are insured up to $250,000 by the NCUA and backed by the full faith and credit of the United States, just like a bank.
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