Refer A FirefighterEverything's Better With Company

Sound the alarm and get $50 when you share the benefits of being a member of Firefighters First.

Refer a family member or firefighter to become a new member and when they open a checking account with direct deposit, a loan or credit card account, you earn the special cash reward*. It's that simple!

Whether they're in the market for an auto loan, a personal loan, or credit card with rewards and low interest rates, they'll be welcomed with great new member benefits like $100 with checking when it's opened with direct deposit as well as a 0.50% APR rate discount on any fixed term loan**! Plus, you get $50! It's a win/win for everyone.

You’re in good company with our Fire Family! For more information, contact a Member Services Representative at (800) 231-1626. New memberships, loan and credit card accounts can also be completed online:

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*Offer valid 2/1/17 – 4/30/17 and is only valid for new membership. Offer not eligible for previously opened memberships. Requirements to receive incentive: Refer an eligible member; referring member will receive $50 for each new member that opens a checking account with $500 minimum direct deposit, loan or credit card account. Account closing: If the new membership is closed within 6 months of opening, the incentive will be deducted at closing. Bonuses are considered taxable income and will be reported on IRS Form 1099-INT. Incentive will be posted to referring member savings accounts by 5/31/17. This offer cannot be combined with any other referral promotions.

Who qualifies as a new member: Eligible firefighters include full-time, paid, active and retired professional firefighters within the State of California, plus family members (parents, grandparents, kids, adult kids; grandkids, adult grandkids). For a complete eligibility list, visit

Members who open a new membership online should choose "Referral" in the "How did you hear about us?" section of the application. When contacted by the Credit Union Rep to confirm the new membership, they need to provide your name for the referral.

**Offer limited to new Firefighters First Credit Union members only and is valid for 90 days from the opening date of membership. Spousal accounts are excluded. This offer cannot be combined with any other offers. Minimum $500 monthly direct deposit required for $100 incentive. Incentive will be paid within 90 days following the initial direct deposit activation. Bonuses are considered interest and will be reported on IRS Form 1099-INT. 0.50% APR=Annual Percentage Rate loan discount applies to all fixed consumer loans including: autos, motorcycles, boats, motor homes, campers, travel trailers, dirt bikes, ATVs, and aircraft. Excludes VISA® credit cards, mortgages, lines of credit, share-secured loans, and signature loans. Rate discount offer is valid for 6 months from the opening of membership. A limit of one discount per household. All loans are subject to credit approval and are subject to Credit Union policies and procedures. Rates are subject to change without prior notice.

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Ready to sign up for OnLine Banking? Follow these instructions or give us a call at 800.231.1626

  • Log in to Online Banking at the top of the page by using your member number and the last four digits of your SSN, or if it is a business, the last four digits of your tax ID as your temporary password. You will be prompted to change your PIN through this process.
  • Confirm personal account information and accept the disclosure agreement.
  • Create a secure Username and Password for OnLine Banking.
  • Verify your identity by receiving and entering your One Time Passcode.
  • Select "Yes, register my private computer" if you are using a private home computer, or "No, this is a public computer" if using a public or shared computer (work, library, internet café).
  • Keep your personal User Name and Password private and confidential for future use.

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