FUN FACTS

  • 82% of current credit union members have recommended their institution to others.

  • With more than 5,000 credit unions across the globe and access to tens of thousands of ATMs, credit unions are increasingly convenient on a national scale.

  • President Roosevelt signed the Federal Credit Union Act in 1934 to promote thriftiness and prevent usury during the Great Depression.

  • Credit unions are not-for-profit institutions and are owned by the people they serve.