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Free Checking at CorePlus

Just starting out and/or paying fees? CorePlus’ PerksPlus is perfect for you! No confusion, no fine print— just FREE checking!
Ask us today!

Yes, it’s truly FREE. Offering You Flexibility & Freedom

  • No Minimum Balance Required
  • Free Mastercard® Debit Card
  • Free Home Banking
  • Free E-Statements*
  • $250 Per Month Direct Deposit Minimum*

All CorePlus Checking Accounts Include:

  • CPCU iBanking and the iMobile App for Android or Apple*
  • FREE Bill Pay
  • Monthly E-statements
  • Overdraft Protection Programs*
  • Ability to View Cleared Checks Online
  • All Funds Insured Up To $250,000 by NCUA

*Required features/services and failure to meet minimum usage requirements, or cancellation of the feature will impact fees and benefits associated with this product. **Always use a known, secure connection when logging onto the Internet. Only use a trusted Wi-Fi source when logging on or using the Internet remotely.


Announcements News

CPCU & CCCU Proposed Merger


Moving Forward – Together!
CorePlus Federal Credit Union and Connecticut Community Credit Union, Inc.
Announce Proposed Merger 

(Norwich, CT and Pawcatuck, CT, March 16, 2018)

CorePlus Federal Credit Union (CorePlus) Chair Robert Trinque, and Connecticut Community Credit Union, Inc. Chair Susan Dowling, announced that the Boards of Directors of both institutions have entered into a merger agreement with the intent to incorporate Connecticut Community Credit Union, Inc. (CCCU) into CorePlus Federal Credit Union.  Both Boards agreed that the accord is in the best interest of both financial institutions in ‘moving forward’.

Joyce A. McElhaney, President/CEO of Connecticut Community Credit Union, Inc. went further stating, “We are extremely pleased with the opportunity of joining forces with CorePlus.  Their focus on members, staff and the community mirrors our operating philosophy.  Our members will enjoy the benefits of additional products and services, and will continue to be served by existing staff and branch locations.”

Nicholas K. Fortson, CorePlus President and CEO, stated: “We are looking forward to combining the skills and resources of both CorePlus and Connecticut Community Credit Union, Inc.  The opportunity to take advantage of operational efficiencies will enhance our ability to meet the ever changing needs of our membership and community.”

CorePlus Federal Credit Union, founded in 1936, currently has 8 full service branches locally in Norwich, Taftville, Groton, East Lyme, Waterford, Plainfield, and within the Putnam and Brooklyn Walmart Supercenters.  CorePlus currently has more than 21,000 members and $200 million in assets.  Its’ services include a number of  consumer loan and savings products, including checking, auto loans, personal loans, credit card services, mortgage and home-equity loans.  CorePlus offers 24/7 banking through its iBanking portal and iMobile App.

Connecticut Community Credit Union, Inc., founded in 1950, is a $20 million financial institution with membership of over 3,400 with offices in Pawcatuck, CT and Foxwoods Resort Casino.  The merger is contingent on the approval of the members of Connecticut Community Credit Union, Inc., the National Credit Union Association, and the State of Connecticut Banking Commissioner.  The merger is expected to occur in the second quarter of 2018.  


CPCU Hosts Eversource Natural Gas Open House

Natural Gas

Join us…
For Eversource Natural Gas Open House!

Now more than ever it’s a smart choice to switch to natural gas. A Smart-E Loan offers no money down, low-interest financing to help you improve the comfort of your home – and save money! Convert to natural gas and install a high efficiency boiler or furnace to reduce energy use and costs.

Applying is as easy as child’s play. Call 860-886-0576 to get started today!

Waterford Community Meeting
Tuesday, March 20 – 6- 8pm
Waterford Town Hall, 15 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford

Jewett City/Griswold Community Meeting
Thursday, March 22 6:30-8:30
Griswold Senior Center – 22 Soule Street, Jewett City


Check out the details of our Smart-E Loans here.

Download a brochure of this Program Here!


Announcements News

Free Home Buyers Seminar

Home Buyer Seminar


This FREE home buyer seminar is an education session that covers the home buying process, loan programs & property eligibility, budgeting, getting credit ready and finding the right partners (realtors, lenders, attorney, insurance agents, home inspectors etc.).
5:15pm: Doors open-registration
5:30pm: Seminar starts
Refreshments Served
Seminar Dates & Locations:
April 5th — 40 Boston Post Rd., Waterford CT
April 26th — 67 Lathrop Rd., Plainfield CT
RSVP 2 ways:
Phone: 860-886-0576 ext. 3156
NCUA     Equal Housing Lender


In order to process your application, you must answer the question below. Questions answered dishonestly will result in your application being denied.




Are you a current member of CorePlus Credit Union or do you live, work, or worship in New London County, Connecticut or Windham County, Connecticut?