Quaker Oats Assistance

We’re saddened by the closure of the Quaker Oats plant in Danville, and we understand its impact on our members and the community. We’re here to help. UICCU is proactively taking steps to assist affected Quaker Oats employees by implementing supportive measures for their accounts, starting June 1st – December 31st, 2024.

Account Assistance

Effective June 1 – December 31, 2024

Checking Fee Waivers

Checking fees will be automatically waived for those affected.

  • Courtesy Pay Fees
  • NSF Fees
  • $6 Loyalty Checking Fees
  • Illini PLUS Checking Fees

Loan Relief

  • Late Fee Waivers
  • Hardship Extensions – 2 month deferral without fees*
  • Skip-A-Pay – under regular terms*
  • UICCU First Mortgage Loan Modification*

Visa Relief

  • Late Fee Waivers
  • Hardship Extensions – 2 month deferral without fees*

Certificate Relief

  • No penalty for full or partial certificate withdrawals*

401K Assistance

  • Special Credit Union Traditional IRA Certificate Option:

    • 3-year Certificate
    • Special Rate for Quaker employees: 3.50% APY
    • No UICCU Early Redemption Penalty withdrawals to move to another investment provider during initial 3 year term
    • No UICCU Early Redemption Penalty withdrawals for current expenses, limited to one/month (this is a taxable withdrawal also subject to IRS early withdrawal penalties if applicable)

Find out more about UICCU’s Investment & Retirement services here.

*Available on Member Request

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