Alternatives Federal Credit Union Membership Eligibility
Alternatives is a regional credit union and we offer a full range of banking services to anyone who lives in Tompkins County or adjacent counties: Cayuga, Chemung, Cortland, Schuyler, Seneca or Tioga County. Further, members must provide proof of a local street address. If you live outside of this region, you are not eligible to open a transaction savings/checking account at Alternatives. However, any organization or individual may invest in Alternatives by opening a certificate of deposit, either regular share or IRA, and the required minimum balance share account.