Thank You For A Successful 2021

Feb 10, 2022 A+ News

We’re grateful for our members who continue to help support the credit union.

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2021 gave us an opportunity to grow through new challenges.

With the re-opening of lobbies, hosting virtual events, and continuing to advance our online and mobile banking features, valued members like you and our A+FCU team had to adapt to even more new circumstances in 2021 – and we’re thankful we could come together as a community to support one another.

2021 Accomplishments


$13.6 Million In Cash-Back Checking Giveback

Since the program started in 2007, members who have a free Cash-Back Checking Account and debit card earn rewards on everyday purchases.

School Spirit Debit Card Program

Through our custom debit card program, we gave back over $219,400 to local schools and school districts in 2021.

The House That Credit Unions Built

For a second year, we partnered with other local credit unions and Austin Habitat for Humanity to build a home for a community member in need through The House That Credit Unions Built program.

A+ Gives

We continued our A+ Gives program by supporting multiple organizations throughout the year. A few highlights include:

Visit our A+ Gives page to learn more about the program and see what we’re doing this year.

Helping Our Community

In February, Texas faced a major challenge with Winter Storm Uri. We introduced a new Winter Storm Line of Credit, a non-credit qualifying loan, to help over 4,500 members by lending out more than $7.56 million.

Supporting Education

As an institution created for and by educators, we’re committed to helping our communities thrive through education. Even through a pandemic, here’s what we were able to achieve:

Members Helping Members

We appreciate our members’ support of our mission of building stronger communities. Together, all of us helped grow the credit union to over 180,000 members in 2021. We’re proud that so many of our members believe in us and took action to refer A+FCU to friends and family through our Refer A Friend Program.


We’re fortunate to be the recipients of many prestigious awards and nominations in 2021, including:

We’re beyond grateful for your support in 2021. We look forward to what 2022 holds for us as a credit union and for you, our members.

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