A Powerful Union

Made in Georgia

Three Rivers is now
Georgia’s Own Credit Union!


IMPORTANT: The Three Rivers Credit Union branch office will be closed July 31st through August 2rd. Online Banking will also be unavailable from July 31st through August 2nd. Bill Pay will be unavailable July 27th through August 2nd. Please review our Owner’s Manual and System Conversion FAQs for more information.

What does this mean for you?

As a valued member, the biggest thing you’ll notice is the name change. All of the experienced employees who currently assist you will stay the same. Your existing accounts with the Credit Union will also remain the same.

What you need to know

July 31 – August 3, 2020 is our planned system conversion. That means that in addition to the current Three Rivers branch available to you now, after the system conversion, you will have access to the 32 Georgia’s Own locations in the Albany area, throughout metro Atlanta, Augusta, and Savannah, an extensive shared service center network across the United States, and over 85,000 surcharge-free ATMs. You’ll also be able to take advantage of the additional products and services that Georgia’s Own offers, including mobile banking, low rate credit cards and mortgages. With any system conversion, there may be some downtime. You will receive more detailed information closer to our conversion date.

About Georgia's Own

Georgia’s Own shares our values and demonstrates our same level of commitment to members, employees, and the community. Celebrating 85 years of service to their members, Georgia’s Own has been the financial institution of choice for consumers across the state looking to make the most of their hard-earned money. Their mission of Banking On Purpose is a promise they put at the front and center of each business decision, empowering others through financial literacy, trusted advice, value-based solutions and returning earnings to their members and the communities they represent.

FAQs

Very simply, we want to bring members the best value from their credit union while ensuring we continue to grow. Partnering with Georgia’s Own will allow us to offer more robust products and services, better pricing, expanded digital services like mobile banking and mobile check deposit, more physical locations across the state, and increased operating efficiencies. Because both institutions share very similar values, this merger will allow us to have a greater impact on the community and ensure the same level of unmatched service to our members.
As a valued Three Rivers Credit Union member, your membership will convert seamlessly to Georgia's Own at the end of July. At that time, all of the experienced employees and financial products you currently enjoy in Bainbridge will stay the same. At the beginning of July, you will begin to see the new Georgia's Own name and branding as we begin the transition.
Georgia’s Own is one of the oldest, largest and most trusted financial institutions in the state. They are headquartered out of Atlanta, feature 32 branch locations, have robust mobile/digital channels, are members of the shared service center network . . . and like us, they do a tremendous amount of good in the communities. In 2019, they celebrated their 85th anniversary by performing 85 Acts of Kindness in the communities they serve.
July 31-August 2, 2020 is our planned system conversion. That means that in addition to your current branch, after the system conversion, you will have access to the 32 Georgia’s Own locations in metro Atlanta, Albany and surrounding areas, Augusta, and Savannah, their extensive shared service center network, and over 85,000 surcharge-free ATMs. You’ll also be able to take advantage of the additional products and services that Georgia’s Own offers, including credit cards and mobile banking. With any system conversion, there may be some downtime. You will receive more detailed information closer to our conversion date.
Not yet. Three Rivers Credit Union will still be using the current systems through July 2020. Beginning August 3rd, you will have full access to their 32 existing locations and enhanced product offerings.
Yes, the Three Rivers Credit Union branch in Bainbridge will remain in place, though you'll see the new name in July 2020. Beginning July 1st, the Bainbridge Branch will be open Monday through Thursday, 9am to 4pm and Friday, 9am to 5:30pm.
Your accounts will continue to be federally insured just as they are today through the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund, which is backed by the full faith and credit of the U.S. Government and managed by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA).
The Credit Union will continue to serve all of the individuals and companies we currently serve today. Additionally, it will mean we can serve anyone in Georgia's Own Credit Union's field of membership.
While you may notice some small differences, for the most part, the products and services you have now will stay the same. The same is true for fees. Our goal is to ensure that rates and fees will be similar to what you see now. Additionally, you'll be able to take advantage of Georgia's Own expanded product offerings.
We are here to answer your questions! Please don’t hesitate to contact us at 229.243.8131 if you have any questions about this partnership and what it means to you.

Information Center

We know that members have many questions, and our goal is to provide with all of the answers you need to make the transition to Georgia’s Own as seamless as possible. We will post all important information regarding the merger here. Please check back often!