Current News & Events

BRANCH CLOSURE – The lobby is by appointment only and NO Shared Branch Services. You will need to call for Lending appointments. All other lobby appointments, you will need to check in at the drive-thru. Please use Online Banking, Mobile Banking, Audio Response, Online Applications, or call Member Services if you need any help. We have extra people answering the phones at this time. Longview 903-753-5588 and Tyler 903-597-4321

Financial Hardship – if you are experiencing financial hardship due to the Cornoa Pandemic, please call your Loan Officer or Karen to discuss NEW options that we have available!

90 Days No Payments – You can refinance non-Telco Plus auto loans with us and defer payments for 90 days! Offer starts March 30th and ends May 1st. Please apply in Online Banking or the website!

Scams – The newest scams are trying to use the confusion and fear of the recent events to steal your money or identity. During desperate times it’s easier to fall for scams. If you are not sure about an offer, call, or text, please call us to confirm. We are here to help!

  • The stimulus checks are not ready. Do not accept checks to cash! The government is direct depositing money first and then checks.
  • The IRS will not contact you for your account information. They are working on setting up a portal to enter new account information. Otherwise they will use the account information from income tax refunds.
  • Never cash or deposits checks, to give someone else cash back!
  • Don't donate to unknown charities.
  • Be careful opening emails and attachments!
  • Don't give out personal information, especially in emails and to people who CALL YOU. Always look up numbers, don’t use phone numbers provided.

Cash – please consider using debit cards over cash. Cash is dirty and some places are not comfortable accepting it right now. Please call Member Services for your options; checking, pre-paid, and gift cards.

Enroll in Online and Mobile Banking TODAY! - You can check balances, transfer money, make deposits, and pay bills for free! Call Member Services if you need help setting up your account. Longview 903-753-5588 and Tyler 903-597-4321.
Watch the video how to enroll, it’s really easy! Video

April Youth Offer is back! – April 20th through the 30th, open any new account for a minor (17 and under) and we will put $25 in their account after it has been open for 30 days. They will also get a welcome gift. Adults opening the accounts are qualified for our everyday $25 Referral Program, that is $25 after 60 days. Accounts have to be in good standing to receive the $25. Accounts will not start earning interest until there is a balance of $100. Minors can have checking accounts but an adult will have to be a joint until they reach 18 years of age.

Scholarship – Be sure to have your High School Senior apply for the Telco Plus scholarship. One lucky student will win $500, deadline is April 30th. They will need to fill out the application and submit their video 45 second to 2 minutes, “Why Credit Unions Are Better”.

Texas & Beyond Photo Contest – Photo entries can be from anywhere in the world and can be photo art. All photos need to be emailed by May 29th, 5:30 pm. Entry Forms with full rules can be picked up in the lobby or downloaded. We have adult and a kid divisions and a cell phone category! While you are break, get the kids outside to take photos!

Member Appreciation Day – Friday, June 5th from 2:00 pm to 5:30 pm. Please join us for prizes and treats. Registration for a $100 gift card starts on Monday, June 3rd and runs through Friday till 5 pm. You can only enter the drawing one time and you can email your entry starting 6/3/2020.

Cars & Cash - $75 in cash and an option to defer payments for 60 days for PURCHASES OR REFINANCES! Offer runs 6/1/2020 through 7/31/2020! Visit the Auto Loan page for full details and restrictions.

NCUA – reminder your credit union is secured by the NCUA, very similar to the FDIC that banks use.

Follow Telco Plus on Social Media - We are on Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube. We play games for PRIZES, share tips, scams to avoid, alerts, and some humor to benefit our followers. Our mission is to help our followers make wiser financial decisions that lead to a better life.

Benefits of Telco Plus membership! Are you taking advantage of all of our services? We have free Bill Pay, Online Banking, Mobile Banking, Mobile Deposits, and a free Auto Shopping tool on our website. Please visit our website to see all of our services.

Refer your friends and family to join Telco Plus CU. After the new member has been here for 60 days you will earn $25.

Retirement & Planning Services - Come see Paula McCauley, CRPC Financial Advisor on Thursdays for a no-cost, no-obligation consultation.

Saturday Schedule
Telco Plus CU is open the following Saturdays from 10 am to 2 pm and drive-thru closes at 1:30 pm, at the main branch only. Services include loans, teller transactions for drive thru and lobby, member services, and Shared Branch services. All loan applications need to be submitted 30 minutes prior to closing and mortgages are by appointment only on Saturdays. Please call us if you have any questions regarding Saturday services.

Saturday March 14th
Saturday April 11th
Saturday May 9th
Saturday June 13th

Saturday July 11th
Saturday August 8th
Saturday September 12th
Saturday October 10th
Saturday November 14th
Saturday December 12th

Holiday Closing Times
Memorial Day – May 25, 2020
Independence Day (observed) – July 3, 2020
Labor Day – September 7, 2020
Columbus Day – October 12, 2020
Veteran’s Day – November 11, 2020
Thanksgiving Day – November 26, 2020
Christmas Eve – Closing at 1:00 p.m., December 24, 2020
Christmas Day – December 25, 2020
New Year’s Eve – Closing at 1:00 p.m., December 31, 2020
New Year’s Day – Jan 1, 2021