About Lancaster Postal Employees Federal Credit Union
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Lancaster Postal Employees Federal Credit Union is member-owned
and dedicated to serving the financial needs
of our membership.
History of Lancaster Postal Employees Federal Credit Union
The Lancaster Postal Employees Federal Credit Union opened for business
in 1933 in the basement of the Downtown Post Office located at 48
W. Chestnut St., Lancaster PA. The cost of membership was $5.00
and the credit union was open 3 afternoons a week. It was staffed
by a city letter carrier who conducted credit union business after
he delivered his mail route. We have since evolved into a $10.M
+ credit union with over 2,500 members and a staff of eight.
As a state-chartered credit union, our members' accounts are insured
up to $100,000.00 by the National Credit Union Adminstration
(NCUA). LPECU is a member of the Lan-Chester Chapter of Credit Union,
the Pennsylvania Credit Union Association (PCUA). We are also a reporting member of the
The membership of this credit union is limited to: employees of
the United States Postal Service who are supervised or paid from Harrisburg;
associations of such persons; employees of this credit union; retired members
who retain their membership in the credit union; and members of their
Immediate family of the prime person eligible for membership is
defined as wife, husband, son, daughter (including any legally adopted
children or children from a previous marriage), father, mother, brother,
sister, grandparents, grandchildren, son-in-law, daughter-in-law,
mother-in-law and father-in-law.
To view a map of eligible counties, please click here.
Main Branch Location
Lancaster Processing and Distribution Plant
1400 Harrisburg Pike, Lancaster PA 17604
The mailing address is P O Box 4002, Lancaster PA 17604-4002