A Powerful Union
Made in Georgia
Welcome to Georgia’s Own Credit Union!
– Important Notice –
We are happy to report that the system conversion is complete and Online Banking is available for login and/or registration. Please click here for Online Banking.
All branches will be open as normal on Monday, October 3rd.
Beginning on October 3rd at 9am ET, transactions must be completed with your Georgia’s Own debit card. Please call 800.992.3808 to activate your new Visa® debit card now.
What you need to know
On October 3, 2022, in addition to the current locations available to you, you will have access to the 28 additional Georgia’s Own locations throughout Southwest Georgia, Augusta, Savannah, and metro Atlanta, and over 110,000 surcharge-free ATMs. You’ll also be able to take advantage of the additional products and services that Georgia’s Own offers.
Please continue below for Important Account Information.
About Georgia's Own
Georgia’s Own shares our values and demonstrates our same level of commitment to members, employees, and the community. Celebrating 88 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. Visit georgiasown.org to learn more.
• Transfer to your external accounts | Watch this video to learn how to schedule, edit, and delete one-time or recurring transfers from your Georgia’s Own account to your account(s) at other U.S.-based financial institutions
• Send money to friends or family | Watch this video to learn how to set up, edit, and delete one-time or recurring Pay A Person payments
After October 3rd, any recurring deposits (e.g., Social Security) or recurring debits (e.g., rent) should be updated to reflect our routing number: 261071438.
If you have loan payments set up electronically, please update the financial institution to Georgia’s Own Credit Union (routing number 261071438).
Mortgages held by Georgia’s Own will continue with the same terms. You should keep making monthly payments on your mortgage.
You will receive two 1098 mortgage interest statement forms for 2022. One will be from your current mortgage servicer, United 1st Credit Union, for dates January 1st through September 30th. The second will come from your new servicer, Member First Mortgage, for dates October 1st through December 31st. You will receive more information on this in a separate mailing. Mortgage accounts will not be accessible in online banking until October 6th.
We know that members have many questions, and our goal is to provide you 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!