Florida Keys Business Briefs
Sunday, March 24, 2013


Credit union offers mobile banking

Keys Federal Credit Union recently introduced free and secure mobile banking and mobile deposit services to its members, according to a company press release.

The full-service mobile banking application works for Apple, Android and Blackberry devices and allows members to manage accounts, deposit checks, transfer funds, apply for a loan, find ATM and branch locations and pay bills, the release states.

Credit union members already enrolled in online banking are automarically enrolled in mobile banking too. For more information search for Keys FCU in the phone's App Store, go to KeysFCU.org, call 305-294-6622 or visit any branch.

Keys Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial institution open to everyone who lives or works in the Florida Keys and their families. The credit union offers auto, boat and personal loans, checking, savings, investments and mortgages with offices in Key West at Key Plaza and Southard Street, and also in Marathon Shores.


First State volunteers at Conch Fest

First State Bank of the Florida Keys was a major supporter of the Key West Rotary Club's recent ConchFest. The bank provided volunteers and its mobile ATM at the day-long event.

First State Bank volunteers spent the day selling beverage tickets to help the Rotary raise money for local scholarships.

"As president of the Rotary, I am grateful for the support First State Bank provides to help our club serve our shared community; and as a First State Bank officer, I'm honored to work for a company that truly cares so much for our local community," said Brian Barroso, First State Bank business development officer & Rotary Club of Key West president.