Anyone can find a credit union they're eligible to join.
Credit unions serve a common field of membership, which might be as simple as where you live, or based on your affiliation with an employer or another organization.
Visit www.aSmarterChoice.org to search for a credit union by your location or another affiliation. The site also has a helpful FAQ.
You might also check with family; If your employer doesn't sponsor a credit union, perhaps your spouse's or another family members' employer does. Most credit unions allow family members to join.
Convenience is ever-expanding, with more credit unions than ever offering members online and mobile account access, as well as a growing list of credit unions offering nationwide branch locations.
In fact, credit unions boast:
No doubt you'll find the credit union that's right for you.