When you join Family Savings, you become part of our family.

For membership eligibility, you should meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • Be an immediate or extended family of a current member.
  • Alabama - Persons who live, worship, work (or regularly conduct business in), or attend school in Etowah, Marshall, DeKalb, Jackson, Cherokee, Calhoun, Cleburne, Madison, Blount and St. Clair Counties, Alabama.
  • Georgia - Persons who live in Bartow, Catoosa, Chattooga, Dade, Floyd, Gordon, Haralson, Paulding, Polk and Walker Counties, Georgia.


Items to bring when opening an account:

Personal Account

  • Valid photo ID such as a State-Issued Driver’s License or State-Issued ID, Military ID or Passport
  • Social Security Card

Business Account

Association/Organization Account:

  • Valid Photo ID (Driver’s License, State-Issued, Military, and Passport)
  • Social Security Card
  • Employer Identification Number (EIN)/ IRS Legal Documentation
  • The organization must supply bylaws (if applicable) as well as minutes of the meeting that authorized the individuals to open or sign the account 
  • List of Authorized Signers on Letterhead signed by President 
  • FSCU Staff will verify that no other business is incorporated in the state under the business' chosen name by viewing the Secretary of State’s website

Sole Proprietor Account Using EIN:

  • Valid Photo ID (Driver’s License, State-Issued, Military, and Passport)
  • Social Security Card is required for verification
  • Proof of EIN/TIN – IRS legal Documentation
  • A business license
  • List of Authorized Signers on Letterhead 

Corporation Account:

  • Valid Photo ID (Driver’s License, State-Issued, Military, and Passport)
  • Social Security Card is required for verification 
  • Proof of EIN/TIN – IRS legal Documentation
  • Articles of Incorporation or Organization 
  • List of Authorized Signers on Letterhead signed by President

LLC Account:

  • Valid Photo ID (Driver’s License, State-Issued, Military, and Passport)
  • Social Security Card is Required for Verification 
  • Proof of EIN/TIN – IRS legal Documentation
  • Articles of Organization or Formation
  • Limited Liability Corporation Documentation

Non-Profit Account:

  • Valid Photo ID (Driver’s License, State-Issued, Military, and Passport)
  • Social Security Card is required for verification
  • Proof of EIN/TIN – IRS legal Documentation
  • Proof of non-profit status
  • For organizations (churches, sports teams, etc.) Minutes from meeting listing all Authorized signers
  • Articles of Incorporation
  • State of Alabama Certificate
  • List of Authorized Signers on Letterhead signed by President

Estate Account:

  • Death Certificate
  • Probated/Legal Documents
  • Proof of EIN/TIN – IRS legal Documentation
  • Valid Photo ID (Driver’s License, State-Issued, Military, and Passport)
  • Social Security Card is required for verification