Greater Iowa Credit Union and First Community Trust announce partnership to offer investment and retirement services

Jun 30, 2021

Greater Iowa Credit Union (GICU), based in Central Iowa, and First Community Trust, N.A. (FCT), based in Dubuque, announced a new partnership to offer trust services, investment management and retirement services to their members.  FCT services include investment management, retirement planning and retirement income strategies, as well as trust and estate administration.

“We are proud to announce our partnership with First Community Trust that will bring a more comprehensive financial experience to our credit union and help Iowans have greater access to advice they can trust about issues that matter,” said Scott Zahnle, President and CEO of GICU.

FCT is a nationally chartered trust company headquartered in Dubuque that offers trust, investment and retirement services, primarily through credit unions. With more than 25 years of financial industry experience, FCT Trust Officer Jason Freese will office at GICU to offer onsite help and services.

“Our organization is honored to partner with Greater Iowa Credit Union, which allows us to serve more Iowans throughout Central Iowa,” said John Gonner, CEO of FCT. “Our team is committed to helping Iowans make financial decisions that give them peace of mind when it comes to planning for the future.”

About Greater Iowa Credit Union (GICU)

GICU is a member-owned, not-for-profit financial cooperative in central and western Iowa that offers a full range of financial services at branches in Ames, Ankeny, Greater Des Moines, Indianola, Waukee and Denison. For more information about the new partnership with FCT, visit  https://www.greateriowacu.org/personal/professional-services/wealth-management/.