Meet Pirate Bob...

Bob enjoys long walks on the beach, loves parrots, and appreciates helping members navigate their treasure on Beacon's Online Banking (BOB).

Beacon Credit Union, alongside Central VA Business Coalition, have partnered up to share the 2nd Annual Pirate Bob's Quest!

What...

Scavenger hunt. Fill your treasure map and gain entry to Pirate Bob's Quest Celebration. Pirate Bob ticket holders will enjoy pizza, drinks, skate admission and the chance to win awesome prizes, including a cash grand prize.* 

How...

Choose your treasure map: Lynchburg/Rustburg/Amherst/Evington OR Bedford/Roanoke/Smith Mountain Lake. You can choose to do both.

Pick up your treasure map from a Beacon Credit Union branch or any participating location. Find Pirate Bob at each location, collect the sticker, and add it to your map. A filled map gains you entry to Pirate Bob's Quest Celebration. 

Who...

The community young and old may participate. 

When...

July 1st through July 31st - collect treasure stickers from participating locations.
 
July 31st -  Pirate Bob's Quest Celebration at Funquest in Lynchburg for those who completed the Lynchburg/Rustburg/Amherst/Evington map.**

August 1st - Pirate Bob's Quest Celebration at Skate 'N Play in Vinton for those who completed the Bedford/Roanoke/Smith Mountain Lake map.**

Where...

Participating businesses:

Beacon Credit Union***
Waffle Mania
Jack Dean State Farm
Peaks of Otter Winery and Orchards
The WellNest
Wanderly
Still Water Floatation
Harman Eye Center
AR Workshop Lynchburg
Market At Main
Simply Vanilla Gourmet Cheesecakes
Mission House Coffee
The Hip Tulip
Rapid Printing - Signs, Cards & Gifts
Prestige Kennel and Pet Services
Custom Embroidery & Screen Printing
Total You Health
Bedford Famers Market
Venue Cinemas
Stitch Witch
Blue Mountain Barn
Smith Mountain Lake Coffee House
Explorer Trading Post
Bower Center for the Arts
Curtains, Blinds & Bath
BVA Mercantile
Southern Belle Co.
Lu Lu's Closet
Paisley Gifts
Persian Rugs & More
Bedford Area Welcome Center
Blue Eagle Credit Union

*To qualify for the grand prize, the game player must have a completed passport. A completed passport includes a treasure sticker from each of the participating businesses. 

**Parents of minor ticket holders must pay for their own food, drink and skate admission. 

***Only one treasure sticker required from Beacon Credit Union. Game player does not need to visit each branch location. Participating branches include: Logans Lane, Lynchburg / Langhorne Road, Lynchburg / Forest Road, Lynchburg / Forest Road, Bedford / Forest Avenue, Buena Vista / Amelon Square, Madison Heights / Piney Forest Road, Danville / Old Riverside Drive, Danville. 

Mobile and Online Banking Updates will take place on June 15th, 2021.

New Link for Beacon Online Banking

Download the Mobile App from the Samsung App Store

Download the Mobile App from the Apple App Store

You will have to re-enroll in Mobile or Online Banking to access your accounts with the upgraded tools. The previous link for Online Banking and previous version of the app will no longer work after June 15th.

In addition Beacon Online Banking and Mobile Banking will not be available between 12am midnight and 6am on the morning of June 15th, due to these upgrades. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Additional re-enrollment instruction can be found by clicking the link below.

CLICK HERE FOR ENROLLMENT INSTRUCTIONS

If you use the Beacon Mobile App, your app will automatically update on June 15th.

Click here for details on Mobile Banking Updates and changes.

Visit Beacon's Home Page on June 15th for the new Online Banking Link.

Click here for details on Online Banking Updates and changes.


Click here to see all the awesome new features that will be available.

If you still have questions or concerns, you can reach Beacon service center during business hours at 434.237.1566.

June 15th - Beacon Mobile Banking Update Details 

New Link for Beacon Online Banking

Download the Mobile App from the Samsung App Store

Download the Mobile App from the Apple App Store

There are 3 important things to remember...

1. NEW BEACON MOBILE BANKING APP
2. RE-ENROLL
3. EXCITING NEW FEATURES!

1. The NEW BEACON MOBILE APP will automatically update on June 15th to the new version.

If you have the current Beacon Mobile App, your app will automatically upgrade to the new version on June 15th. Your new icon should look like the image below after the upgrade.

icon mobile upgrade

If your app does not automatically update on this date, please visit the android or apple app store to re-download the new app and un-install the old app. You can find links to both app stores on our Mobile Banking webpage.

2. You will be asked to RE-ENROLL with Mobile Banking.

You will have to re-enroll in the Mobile Banking app in order to access the new features and tools. You will not be able to log into the Mobile Banking app after June 15th with your old username and password. You can re-enroll through the Mobile Banking app or re-register through the Online Banking website after June 15th to obtain a new username and password.

Instructions will be available soon on how to re-enroll.

beacon online banking upgrade mobile home screenshot

3. EXCITING NEW FEATURES are coming!

Click here to see all the great upgrades coming to your Mobile Banking.

Be sure to follow Beacon on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube to stay up-to-date will everything that’s going on. You can also subscribe to Beacon texts by texting MYBCU to 74994.

If you have questions about these updates or any account services, call Beacon’s Service Center at 434.237.1566.

June 15th - Beacon Online Banking Update Details

New Link for Beacon Online Banking

Download the Mobile App from the Samsung App Store

Download the Mobile App from the Apple App Store

There are 3 important things to remember...

1. NEW LINK FOR BEACON ONLINE BANKING
2. RE-REGISTER
3. EXCITING NEW FEATURES!

1. Beacon will provide a NEW BEACON ONLINE BANKING LINK to your Online Banking webpage.

Do you use a saved link to access your Online Banking? This can be in your favorites menu, in a password saver software, or simply pasted in file somewhere for quick reference.

beacon online banking upgrade login screenshot

June 15th, the link for Online Banking will change. You will find this link in the following locations on that date.

Supported Web Browsers
The new online banking system supports the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari and Microsoft Edge. You can find more information about recommended browsers on the login page on June 15th when the new site is live.

2. You will be asked to RE-REGISTER with Online Banking.

You will have to re-register on the Online Banking website in order to access the new features and tools. You will not be able to log in on the Online Banking website after June 15th with your old username and password. You can re-register through the new Online Banking link or re-enroll through the updated Mobile Banking app after June 15th to obtain a new username and password.

Instructions will be available on how to re-enroll soon. 

beacon online banking upgrade login register screenshot

You will not be able to log into the old Online Banking platform after June 15th.

3. EXCITING NEW FEATURES are coming!

Click here to see all the great upgrades coming to your Online Banking.

beacon online banking upgrade home screenshot

Be sure to follow Beacon on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube to stay up-to-date will everything that’s going on. You can also subscribe to Beacon texts by texting MYBCU to 74994.

If you have questions about these updates or any account services, call Beacon’s Service Center at 434.237.1566.

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