Sperry Marine Federal Credit Union
Special Meeting to Vote on Merger
Your Sperry Marine Federal Credit Union Board of Directors is pleased to announce that it has approved and is seeking a merger with Virginia Credit Union. For the long-term sustainability and expansion of services to members, your Board determined the merger would be in the best interest of the credit union and membership.
There will be an important special meeting for members on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 5:00 PM at the Seminole Court Branch. The Seminole Court branch is located at 120 Seminole Court, Charlottesville, VA 22901.
The purpose of the special meeting is to vote on merging with Virginia Credit Union, Inc. It is extremely important that all members participate in this member vote, either by attending the special meeting in person, or by submitting your ballot in advance.
Please check your mail and read the letter that we sent you regarding the merger vote. Enclosed in that mailing you should find the following documents that will provide you with the necessary information as you consider the proposed merger:
- Merger Announcement
- Notice of Special Meeting of the Members on Proposal to Merge
- Individual and Combined Statement of Financial Condition
- Approved Summary Plan of Merger
- Merger Proposal Ballot
Please review each of the above merger related documents and complete the Merger Proposal Ballot. You may bring the ballot to the special meeting, return it by mail using the enclosed envelope, or hand deliver it to the above address. Members who are unable to attend the special meeting must return their ballots prior to the meeting on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 5:00 PM.
The Board of Directors has extensively studied the alternatives and unanimously recommends approval of this merger with Virginia Credit Union as being in the best interest of the members of Sperry Marine Federal Credit Union. We will be working with Virginia Credit Union to make the transition as seamless as possible to you, our members. Your deposits will remain federally insured before, during and after the transition. The methods by which you access your funds, use your checking and other accounts, your credit and debit cards, and your online account access will remain the same. Virginia Credit Union will be investing in improvements in the Seminole Court office to better assist you with all your financial needs. Additionally, as a member of Virginia Credit Union you will have access to many new points of service and offices throughout our expanded community, many ATM’s and new additional financial services.
Board Chairman, Sperry Marine Federal Credit Union
Win Door Prizes at 2015 Annual Membership Meeting
Your Credit Union will be holding the 2015 Annual Membership Meeting:
Credit Union Main Office120 Seminole Court, Charlottesville, VA
Light refreshments will be servedA selection of door prizes will be awarded
Board of Directors Election
This meeting is being held for the sole purpose of electing members to serve on the Board of Directors for the Credit Union. There are THREE (3) positions to be filled, each with a term of three years.
Search Committee Nominations
- AB Brown – Incumbent
- Dianne Buchanan – Incumbent
- Nick Punsalan – Supervisory Committee member
Come and take part in our Election process. It’s your Credit Union !!!
Your Full-Service Credit Union
The Sperry Marine Federal Credit Union is a full-service financial institution offering services you might only expect in a large bank. Unlike a commercial bank, however, most of our services are provided at a low fee or for free.
Discount Movie Tickets
We hope you are surviving the winter of 2015. Spring Training has started, so warmer weather cannot be far away! March will be a great month for the movies!
- Chappie, the newest movie from Neil Blomkamp (District 9, Elysium) comes out on March 6th
- Disney’s new live-action version of Cinderella will be released on March 13th
- Insurgent, the next film in the Divergent series, comes out on March 20th
- You can also view a calendar of this month’s movies (PDF format)
Learn more about our offer, and then purchase tickets from any SMFCU teller for just $8.50 per ticket. Why wait? See a movie tonight!
Check out our special offers!
VISA Credit Card
Don’t have a SMFCU credit card? Apply online or contact a loan officer today.
Car Loan Special
If you’ve got your eye on a new or used car, truck or SUV, Sperry Marine Federal Credit Union can help you get into the vehicle of your dreams. Our Vehicle Loans offer great terms, fast approval, and rates as low as 4.00% APR†.
Apply online or contact a loan officer today.
Discount Movie Tickets
Purchase tickets from any SMFCU teller for just $8.50 per ticket and save over 20 percent off local box office prices at the largest theatre group in the nation.
Skip a Loan Payment
Need more cash? The answer could be as simple as taking advantage of Sperry Marine Federal Credit Union’s Loan Skip-a-Pay Program.
Discount Tax Preparation
Receive a special discount off tax preparation for members of the Sperry Marine Federal Credit Union.
Turbo Tax Discount
Receive a 5 special savings on TurboTax, just for members of the Sperry Marine Federal Credit Union!
† APR = Annual Percentage Rate. Quoted rate is the lowest available rate. Your rate will be based on your credit history and may be higher. These special rates apply only to new loans. Rates and terms subject to change without notice.