What is a Credit Union?

Credit unions are financial cooperatives that are democratically controlled and owned by the members it serves. With member service at the heart of the credit union philosophy, people, families, and communities have access to safe and affordable financial services that foster financial well-being.

Who Can Join?

Nearly everyone is eligible to join a credit union. Visit the Your Money Further website to learn more about the Credit Union Movement. Then, enter your zip code and find many convenient choices.

Facts About Credit Unions

View the last snapshot of how Ohio credit unions are serving more than three million members.

Statewide Press Releases

Review the latest press releases from the Ohio Credit Union League

International Fraud Awareness Week
5 Ways Consumers Can Prepare for the Holidays
Shared Branching Goes Where You Go
Five Reasons to Use a Credit Union for your Mortgage
Miami University Community Federal Credit Union Joins the Largest Branch Network in the Country
Tips to Achieve Work-Life Balance
How to Save Money on School Supplies
How Summer Jobs Teach Youth Financial Responsibility
Faith Community United Credit Union Joins the Largest Shared Branching Network in Country
DN Community Federal Credit Union Joins Shared Branching Network
Video Scholarship Award Winners Announced

Recipients created a video answering the question, how do credit unions attract younger members.

Port Conneaut Federal Credit Union Joins the Largest Branch Network in the Country
Struthers, a Division of Bridge Credit Union, Joins the Largest Branch Network in the Country
June Monthly Marketing Toolkit

Tips on Traveling and Working Remote in a RV

May Monthly Marketing Toolkit

Tips to Enjoy the Summer Travel Season

Financial Literacy Op Ed
2022 Excellence in Leadership Awards Announced
2022 William A. Herring Inductees Announced
U.S. Treasury Awards Rapid Response Grants to CDFIs

Twelve Ohio credit unions receive more than $20.9 million in Rapid Response grants

Credit Unions Welcome You Home

The housing market changes and tips for future homeowners

Take Your Credit Union With You

The resurgence of travel spending and how to do it frugally

Empowering Young Adults Through Financial Literacy

Ohio’s credit unions prepare youth to make better financial decisions

Leading Ohio Real Estate And Financial Organizations Form Coalition To Support First-Time Homebuyer Savings Account

The First-Time Homebuyer Savings Act would encourage investment in Ohio’s communities

Media Resources

The Ohio Credit Union League is ready to provide you with statistics, analysis of trends, comments on current legislative and regulatory issues, and information on consumer finance. In addition, we can help you connect with credit union leaders across the state or nation.

Emily Leite
Emily Leite Chief Advocacy Officer E: eleite@ohiocul.org
Christy Clark
Christy Clark Director, Member Success and Communications E: cclark@ohiocul.org
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