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59 Years of Trust
First Trust Credit Union has served as a trusted community financial leader for over 56 years. In today's hard economic times, our family of experts knows how important it is to find a sound partner you can trust with your family or business financial needs. First Trust invites you to experience OUR CREDIT UNION DIFFERENCE, where we put people FIRST! Membership is open to anyone living or working in LaPorte, Porter, Jasper, Newton or Pulaski counties with select community partners in Starke and White Counties.
Stop in at any of our four First Trust Credit Union locations in:

- Michigan City
- La Porte
- Valparaiso
- Wheatfield
We look forward to serving your financial needs.


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First Trust Credit Union 2019 Scholarship Applications Available Now
First Trust Credit Union will once again award EIGHT $1,000 scholarships this year to graduating seniors, based on the geographic location of their high school.
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There's a lot to love... It's Me 24/7 Online Banking Mobile Check Deposit Instant Issue Debit Cards & Debit Card Lock Feature ...and so much more.
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Rona Edquist, Supervisory Committee member of First Trust Credit Union (CU) in Michigan City is the Indiana Credit Union League's 2018 recipient of the Leadersh...
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Can you say "CONVENIENT & SECURE" ? Well, that is our focus when it comes to your debit card!
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