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What Can Our Checking, Savings, and Credit Card Services Do for You?

What Can Our Checking, Savings, and Credit Card Services Do for You?

Have you been searching for a place where you can have your checking, savings, and credit card accounts all in one spot in Central, Louisiana? If so, it’s time to…

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Explore Our Personal Loan Options in Baton Rouge!

Explore Our Personal Loan Options in Baton Rouge!

Essential Federal Credit Union is well known for providing customers with great checking and savings account options. However, we also specialize in personal loans and service many customers in Baton…

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Get a Personalized Experience With Your Financials

Get a Personalized Experience With Your Financials

Searching for a credit union you can count on in Baton Rouge? Essential Federal Credit Union is one of few that was created locally and takes a personalized approach to…

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Buying a Home? We Have Plenty of Mortgage Options!

Buying a Home? We Have Plenty of Mortgage Options!

Buying a home is a big decision. It can be stressful especially for first time buyers without experience with mortgages. Essential Federal Credit Union has been serving Plaquemine and the…

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What You Should Look for in a Mortgage Company

What You Should Look for in a Mortgage Company

Before buying a home, you need to find the right mortgage company in Baton Rouge to provide you with a loan. No matter if you are a first-time homebuyer or…

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5 Benefits of Joining a Baton Rouge Credit Union

5 Benefits of Joining a Baton Rouge Credit Union

The benefits of opening a financial account with a credit union can be far greater than those of a bank account. But you may be asking yourself, “What is a…

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Come Back Stronger With Business Loans from Essential FCU

Come Back Stronger With Business Loans from Essential FCU

Everyone knows COVID-19 took a large toll on local communities and businesses. But, with restrictions relaxing across Louisiana and vaccines becoming more readily available, now is the time to come…

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Learn More About the PPP Loan Application Process and How It Can Help Small Businesses

Learn More About the PPP Loan Application Process and How It Can Help Small Businesses

As COVID-19 continues to impact businesses and communities in 2021, many could benefit from financial assistance. This is why the Paycheck Protection Program was set up last year to help…

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National Dog Biscuit Day!

National Dog Biscuit Day!

As if we needed a reason to give our pooch another treat, but here it is, National Dog Biscuit Day!  Celebrate the day with your pup by baking our most loved…

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Prepare for Paycheck Protection Program Round 2 With Essential FCU

Prepare for Paycheck Protection Program Round 2 With Essential FCU

Did you know that Paycheck Protection Program Round 2 is already available? This forgivable, government-backed loan began in April of last year. It was a measure to help employers who…

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