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Freedom Credit Union announces Community Shred Day on Saturday, Sept. 18

SPRINGFIELD, Mass.Freedom Credit Union is pleased once again to offer the opportunity for western Massachusetts residents to securely purge unwanted paperwork. In cooperation with PROSHRED® Springfield, Freedom is offering a free Community Shred Day at two of its branches in Springfield and West Springfield.


Saturday, September 18

9–10 a.m.

Sixteen Acres, Springfield

296 Cooley Street


11 a.m.–12 p.m.

West Springfield

58 Union Street


The public is invited to bring old bills, bank statements, tax returns and other sensitive documents for free, quick and secure on-site shredding.


Members and non-members alike may bring up to five file boxes or paper bags (per vehicle) to the events. Masks are not required for those who are vaccinated.


For information about the full range of services offered by Freedom Credit Union, visit


About Freedom Credit Union

Originally chartered in 1922 as the Western Massachusetts Telephone Workers Credit Union and renamed in 2004, Freedom Credit Union is an 11-branch, full-service financial institution. Today, membership is available to anyone who lives, works or attends school in Hampden, Hampshire, Franklin or Berkshire counties in Massachusetts, and Hartford or Tolland counties in Connecticut. Offering a complete range of banking services and loan products, Freedom Credit Union has conveniently located Massachusetts branches in Chicopee, Easthampton, Feeding Hills, Greenfield, Ludlow, Northampton, Turners Falls, West Springfield and three in Springfield, including the Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy branch. For more information, visit   


Freedom Credit Union is federally insured by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA). Shares and deposits in excess of NCUA limits are fully insured by the Massachusetts Credit Union Share Insurance Corporation (MSIC). Equal housing lender. NMLS #478769.