Frequently Asked Questions | Wire Transfer

A wire transfer is an electronic payment service for transferring funds (for example, through the Federal Reserve Wire Network or the Clearing House Interbank Payments System).

For outgoing wires, you will need to supply us with:

  • Amount of the wire
  • Institution and branch name
  • Exact address of the branch (including street, city, zip and country)
  • Institution/Branch Routing/Transit Number
  • Name of the person or company to whom you are sending the wire, their address and account number
  • Further credit information (final beneficiary), if necessary
  • Foreign Swift Code for international wires, if available

For incoming wires, you will need to supply the sender with the following:

  • Send to: People First Federal Credit Union; ABA # 231379115; 2141 Downyflake Lane, Allentown PA 18103
  • Further Credit to: member name, member account number, address and share number
  • Swift Code for foreign wires:

Please view our Fee Schedule for details.

People First FCU recognizes the importance of these transactions and, as such, expedites processing of these funds. Final credit at the receiving institution may vary.

In order to access the Fee Schedule, you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader, a free software for viewing and printing Adobe PDF files.

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