Shred Day

Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Firefighters First Credit Union

8:00 AM to Noon
815 Colorado Blvd,
Los Angeles, California 90041

Members are limited to 5 bags or banker's boxes

Come by and get your documents shredded on-site for FREE. Shredding is a quick and convenient way to dispose of sensitive information that provides added security against identity theft.

What to Shred What NOT to shred
Any office paper, any color Cardboard or 3-ring binders
File folders, any color Common trash or wet material
No need to remove staples, paper clips, rubber bands or small binders Hazardous materials
  Plastic or metals
  CDs or DVDs
  Food Products
  Phone Books or Hard back books
  Electronic Equipment
  Computer Hard Drives

Why you should shred

What should you keep? What should you shred?

The Federal Trade Commission has looked at experts’ advice and compiled a summary of how long they recommend keeping certain documents. Read more here:

How long should you keep records?

According to the Internal Revenue Service “The length of time you should keep a document depends on the action, expense, or event which the document records.” Read more here: