Lafayette CollegeFirst Commonwealth Federal Credit Union

Banking just got easier.
Way, way easier.

Yes, I’m In!

Lafayette College + First Commonwealth Federal Credit Union

When a community banks together, everyone thrives.

As an employee of Lafayette College, not only is your membership free, but we’ll put $5 in your savings account to get you started on the road to financial happiness.

At First Commonwealth Credit Union, we’ve been putting our members first since 1959. And with over 60 years experience, we are the full-service, member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative our Lehigh Valley community deserves. We want to help you belong, grow, and thrive.

We exist to provide uncommonly exceptional service, which is why we designate a representative to tailor and craft a financial program that is specific to you. Plus, we offer a variety of financial services with features custom built to help you achieve your goals.

Our credit union was founded and is headquartered in the Lehigh Valley, and our focus has always been on helping our communities thrive. So the success of everyone in the region is the driving force behind everything we do.

With 12 convenient locations across the Greater Lehigh Valley plus access to over 6,000 shared branching locations and surcharge-free ATMS from coast to coast, 24/7 Account Access with Digital and Remote Banking, concierge banking services, and real, human associates you can actually talk to, we’re committed to making your banking experience better.

In addition to unmatched service and free membership, here are some other member benefits:

  • Free Financial Health Check-ups
  • Free Financial Counseling
  • Access to investment advisory
  • Free Debt Counseling
  • 24/7 Access to Digital Banking, Remote Deposit, Personal Financial Manager
  • Contactless banking including Remote Deposit, ApplePay and our NEW contactless cards
  • Earn 1.5% cash back with our Empower Credit Card
  • Value checking with no minimum balance or monthly fees, free bill pay, fraud protection and direct deposit bonus
  • Exclusive access to preferred pricing, partner offers, TicketsAtWork®

Certificate Special

18 Month
5.00% APY*

Home Equity

10 Year fixed rate as low as
6.15% APR*

Auto Loan

36-Month as low as
5.49% APR*

Financial Center Nearest Lafayette College

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Easton Financial Center

4300 William Penn Hwy.
Easton, PA 18045


Lobby Hours: 

Monday - Friday: 9 am - 5 pm
Saturday: 9 am - 1 pm

Meet your team.

Schedule an Appointment

Employee Partner Relationship Manager

Heidi Kerstetter

email Heidi 610.360.4941

VP Retail Director

Stacey Rodriguez

email Stacey 610.821.2409

Member Experience Manager

Pam Fimiano

email Pam 610.821.2400

Mortgage Representative

Scott Kalamar

email Scott 610.570.7991

Investment Services Advisor

Benn Smith

email Benn 484.935.3493

Liberty Mutual Insurance Sales Representative

Brandon Hyman

email Brandon 610.349.5320

To help set up and personalize your First Commonwealth account, we’ll connect you with a banking concierge to answer your questions and get you up and running.

We’re Here to Help

Belong. Grow. Thrive.

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Questions about membership or opening account? Want to schedule an appointment?

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New Offers Available Soon!

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Apply for
a Loan

We offer a wide variety of loans, including auto loans, home loans, personal loans and credit cards.

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at Work

In addition to our standard membership discounts, you also receive exclusive discounts to our Tickets at Work program.

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We want to empower people to make the best financial decisions and develop a healthy relationship with money. Check out our free online resources.

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Surcharge-Free ATMs

Need more account access? We've got you covered with our network of Shared Branching and Surcharge-Free ATMs so you can access your funds and use your First Commonwealth card wherever you are.

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To switch your account:

First Commonwealth’s Routing Number: 231379199

To report a lost or stolen ATM,
VISA Debit Card, or VISA Credit Card:

In the United States, call toll-free: 1.855.710.3064
Internationally, call collect: 1.303.967.1096

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