Capitol Federal® Shred Days

CapFed® Shred Days - Helping you protect yourself.CapFed® Shred Days - Helping you protect yourself.

You are invited to securely shred your important documents with us. Capitol Federal believes shredding is a great, easy way to combat identity theft.

Stop by Capitol Federal and protect yourself through our local Shred Days Events.

Topeka - Tuesday, April 14 - 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
2100 SW Fairlawn Road

Manhattan - Wednesday, April 22 - 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
705 Commons Place

South KC Metro - Wednesday, April 22 - 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Lenexa Baptist Church
15320 W 87th Street Parkway
(Across the street from Capitol Federal's Lenexa branch)

Emporia - Monday, April 27 - 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
602 Commercial

Salina - Tuesday, April 28 - 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
2550 South 9th Street

Lawrence - Monday, May 4 - 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
1025 Iowa Street

Wichita - Tuesday, May 5 - 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
8301 East 21st Street North

North KC Metro - Tuesday, May 5 - 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
5821 NW Barry Road
(Turn south off NW Barry Road onto N St. Clair Avenue)

Event Information

Upon arrival, please sign in prior to having your items shredded. For your safety, remain in your car. Capitol Federal employees will unload your materials.

What To Bring

  • Two paper/plastic grocery bags or two copy-paper-sized boxes maximum
  • Paper only - no plastics or metal
  • Paper must be removed from three-ring binders and banker's clips removed
  • No CDs
  • Please follow guidelines - odd sizes will be refused
  • Household or personal records


What Should Stay? What Goes?

For a timeline on how long to keep your business and personal documents, visit the USA.gov website.

Make sure to shred junk mail that includes account numbers, birth dates, passwords and PINs, signatures, Social Security numbers, and personal information such as your address, phone numbers or email addresses. Documents to consider shredding include:

  • Old bank statements, utility bills, credit card statements or other
    personal correspondence
  • Old tax returns (visit irs.gov for guidance on what to shred and what to
    keep)
  • Old check carbons bearing your account number
  • Loan documents for vehicles you no longer have
  • Documents with personal identifying information, such as name and date of
    birth or Social Security number
  • Records from closed 401K accounts (after everything has been properly
    transferred)