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Updated Branch Information
In response to frequently changing direction and counsel from Federal, State and Church leaders, until further notified, Beehive will serve you in the following ways:
  • All branch drive-thru tellers will be open with expanded hours from 
    8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Lobby access by appointment only.  Please call 208-656-1000
    or 800-972-4483
  • The Contact Center will be open with expanded hours from 
    8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Online services and access to your accounts:
  • Beehive Online Banking and our Mobile App
  • Debit and Credit Cards
  • Beehive Mobile Deposit
  • iPay (Billpay)
  • Online Loan Applications
  • Zelle
  • Apple Pay, Google Pay, Samsung Pay
  • ATMs available at over 30,000 CO-OP locations nationwide
We hope these changes will be short-lived, and we thank you for your patience as we do all we can to protect the health and safety of our members and employees. We will closely monitor the COVID-19 situation and announce future changes on our website.
Thaine Robinson, Chair of the Beehive Board of Directors
Chairman's Report
Thaine Robinson, Chair, Board of Directors
2020 is a milestone year for all of us who belong to Beehive Federal Credit Union.  The state of our Credit Union is sound and financially stable.  A few of our highlights include:
  • This year we celebrate our 60th anniversary.
  • A 5-Star rating from Bauer Financial for the last 8 consecutive years, and 26 of the last 29 years.
  • Over $317 million in assets and we are still growing steady, conservative, and responsible.
  • Over 31,000 members and you are still treated as our #1 member.
  • Popular higher dividend Missionary and Student saving account offerings.
  • Local Business Discounts when paying with your Beehive debit or credit card.
  • 4 branch offices in Rexburg, Rigby and Idaho Falls with a new branch to open in Meridian later this year.
  • Exceptional and competent leadership and service-oriented employees.
  • Dedicated Board of Directors and proficient Supervisory Committee.
From those who serve as your Board of Directors, we thank you for the success of our credit union which you co-own. If the economy remains strong, we anticipate 2020 to experience the same accomplishments we achieved during 2019.   

Thaine Robinson
This is a photo of Shane Berger, Beehive's CEO
CEO's Report
Shane Berger, President/CEO 

On May 13th of this year, Beehive Federal Credit Union will experience our 60th birthday. Not many financial institutions have enjoyed successful operations for that long. We will celebrate this special anniversary in Porter Park at the Beehive Pavilion with the biggest ever Beehive “Member Only” Annual Picnic on June 25th, headlined by a 90-minute performance from 1964 The Tribute. Watch for more details in the coming weeks on our website, in email correspondence, and in our branches.

April 15th will mark my 35th anniversary as CEO of Beehive Federal Credit Union. It has been a privilege and honor for me and each employee to serve Beehive members in the past many years. We love serving you and helping you with your financial needs. We appreciate your willingness to join together to create the strength of our member-owned financial cooperative. We continue to serve our traditional membership field which consists of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and we encourage you to tell others about the unique nature of Beehive.

Some changes and notable highlights are as follows:

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FREE Online Fraud Prevention Training
With widespread community and family health concerns also comes the need to remain vigilant to protect your personal and financial information.  Crooks are always on the lookout to take advantage of an otherwise bad situation.  For this reason, you will notice that fraudulent offers, including phishing and spamming, have increased.  People may call or email and try to get you to provide them with your personal financial information.  To help Beehive members with this, we are now partnering with a company called,, to provide you with a FREE online training system, which may help you recognize and be protected from some of the most basic threats.  To access this FREE training, go to: and then input the password, “homecourse”.  Additionally, please click here to download an informational sheet to help you identify fraudulent social engineering red flags.  We express our gratitude to for providing Beehive members with this valuable resource.  
Verification vs. Scam

People love convenience. One-click purchasing, easy storage of card and ticket information, location services, and more! To participate, however, you must walk through the gauntlet of “the setup”. Everywhere you turn you are using your email and/or phone number to sign-in, turn on, select, opt-in, and save your sensitive information. With so many services, aren’t you glad you have an email and phone number that you can use to keep everything straight? Yeah, scammers are glad, too! If you get a random email or text asking for you to verify contact information when you did not initiate the change, you can assume you are being scammed! Do not click any links or call the phone number given. These types of scams commonly hide behind a trusted company name to give assurance of legitimacy. If you are unsure, do not hesitate to contact the company directly. Here at Beehive, you can call us 24/7 to confirm the validity of a communication from us. A verification request should not come as a surprise—if it does, then it could be fraudulent. So be sure to carefully monitor your email and phone communications as a first line of defense against these scams.

Beehive Employee Awards

The Beehive Board and Management would like to recognize the following employees for their  service:

2019 Employee of the Year—Brycen Sharp
We are pleased to announce that Brycen Sharp is the 2019 Employee of the Year. Brycen has worked for Beehive since 2017.
Brycen’s supervisor had this to say about him:
“Brycen is not only a full-time employee, but a full-time student and newer father who was promoted from an agent to a loan officer. He has soared beyond expectations in his position. Brycen was #1 in the credit union for loan volume in 2019 at $5.1 million in consumer loan dollars. He also had PERFECT 5’s on all of his mystery shops in 2019.”
Brycen is eager to learn, take on new challenges, and is totally committed to the Beehive brand of member experience.
2019 Member Advocate of the Year—Lynda Forsgren
Lynda Forsgren has worked at Beehive since 2006. She started her career at Beehive as an MSR and was later promoted to Consumer Loan Officer. Lynda’s member advocacy shines when it comes to helping members navigate the difficult and stressful car-buying process. 
Members love Lynda because she is kind, trustworthy, and has a lot of wisdom to share. She has the voice and demeanor that gives members confidence in her counsel and recommendations. These qualities have helped Lynda gain a following of members who seek her out for financing.
Lynda is consistent and reliable in her efforts to help members with their consumer loan needs. This is reflected in the 1,926 loans she has written since the beginning of 2016, which is the highest total produced by a consumer lender over that period. Her decisioned loans continue to perform at a high rate with on-time payments, evidence of her sound judgment.
Annual Summer Picnic
Beehive Federal Credit Union’s Annual Summer Picnic will be on Thursday, June 25, 2020 at Rexburg Porter Park’s Beehive Pavilion.  Food is free for members, so make sure your children and grandchildren become Beehive members in time to enjoy the festivities. As already mentioned by Beehive's CEO, Shane Berger, to celebrate Beehive 60th birthday, we will enjoy special entertainment.  Come join us for games, family fun, door prizes, and more! Watch Beehive’s website for coming details at
Beehive Service Awards
Members of Beehive Federal Credit Union who attend post-secondary schools may apply for a Service Award. Because we are a service-based organization, we are interested in providing awards to those who have given exemplary service in school, church, community, charity, or other organizations. Consideration will be given to those students with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better. Applications are available at and must be either emailed to or returned to any branch to the attention of Karen Rowe by April 10, 2020. If you would like additional information about the Beehive Service Award, please call (208) 656-1022. Applicants must have been a Beehive Federal Credit Union member for a minimum of six months.
Sprint Rewards

Beehive Federal Credit Union members can get $200 cash from Sprint

As a member, you get $100 per line on up to two lines when you switch to Sprint on Unlimited Plus or Premium. Plus, $100 Annual Loyalty Reward. Plus, 25% off select accessories in Sprint Stores. And the Sprint 100% Satisfaction Guarantee.

Claiming your cash rewards is easy 
  1. Switch to Sprint and mention that you’re a credit union member.
  2. Register at
  3. Cash rewards will be deposited directly into your credit union account within 8-10 weeks.
Get rewarded for loyalty

Register now to receive a $100 loyalty cash reward every year starting one year after registration.

Limited time offers. Activ. Fee: Up to $30/line. Credit approval req. Cash Reward Offers: Phone lines only w/ 1 line on Unlimited Plus or Unlimited Premium plan. Avail. for eligible credit union members & member employees. $100/line, max 2 lines. Req. activ. at point of sale. Excl. prepaid & ports made between Sprint or related entities. Limit 1 Sprint Perks Corp ID per acct. No add’l. discounts apply. Loyalty Reward: $100/acct./yr. when acct. remains active and in good standing each yr. Transfer Reward: Existing Sprint customers who validate or transfer to the Sprint Cash Reward Program are eligible for a $100/acct./yr. deposit on 12 mo. anniversary. Deposit: Cash Reward issued by CU Solutions Group. Sprint acct. must remain active and in good standing for 31 days to receive Cash Reward. Allow 8-10 wks. for Cash Reward to be deposited to your Credit Union acct. If the Cash Reward does not appear after 10 wks., visit Satisfaction Guarantee: Call us to deactivate & return to place of purch. with complete, undamaged phone/device & receipt w/in 30 days of activ. We’ll refund your phone/device cost, svc. charges & activ. fee. Excl. Int’l. usage not incl. in plan, prem. content & 3rd party billing. We’ll refund your phone/device cost. Sprint dealer may impose add’l. fees. A $45 restocking fee may apply. Visit Other Terms: Offer/coverage not avail. everywhere or for all phones/networks. May not be combinable with other offers. Accounts that cancel lines within 30 days of activating on promo pricing may void savings. Offer, terms, restrictions, & options subject to change & may be modified, discontinued, or terminated at any time without notice. Restrictions apply. © 2020 Sprint. All rights reserved. Sprint & the logo are trademarks of Sprint. Other marks are the property of their respective owners.
Holiday Closure Schedule
Monday, May 25: Memorial Day
Loan Rates
New/Used Car Loan, from 3.10% APR
Signature Loan, from 9.3% APR
Secured Loan, from 4.30% APR
Platinum Card, from 8.90% APR

*APR= Annual Percentage Rate
Term Share Certificates
3<6 month, .20% APY
6<12 month, .80% APY
12<18 month, 1.50% APY
18<24 month, 1.50% APY
24<36 month, 1.55% APY
36<48 month, 1.75% APY
48<60 month, 1.75% APY
60 month+, 1.85% APY

*APY = Annual Percentage Yield
(Rates as of March 25, 2020; 48-month loan term OAC; Subject to change without notice; visit for our most up-to-date rates)

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