Affinity Federal Credit Union

Overview / Commentary
73 Mountainview Blvd
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920-3849

Affinity Federal Credit Union is headquartered in Basking Ridge and is the largest credit union in the state of New Jersey. It is also the 87th largest credit union in the nation. It was established in 1935 and as of December of 2020, it had grown to 432 employees and 184,829 members at 23 locations. Affinity Federal Credit Union's savings rates are 4X the national average, and it has a B+ health rating.

Field of Membership Restrictions

Membership in Affinity Federal Credit Union is open to anyone through membership in the New Jersey Coalition for Financial Education ($5 membership fee). Membership is also open to employees of AT&T, AT&T Wireless, Saint Peter's University Hospital and over 2,800 Select Employer Groups.
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Great alternative to traditional bank

After being a member for over 15 years, I can say with confidence that Affinity is a fantastic financial institution. Customer service is available day or night, and is usually pleasant. The interest rates leave something to be desired, but that is the case with most credit unions versus banks. They have many products available, which include various savings, checking and holiday accounts, as well as the availability of loans.

The Worst Credit Union In The World!

The customer service reps are rude, mean, disrespectful I have never in my 55 years been so disrespected. They hung up on you after already being on hold for 36 minutes.

I hate this company, their fees are awful. Wish I could give 0 stars

Flemington Branch - So Rude And Unprofessional

They just don't care about the customer and they are not going to go out of their way to even wait on you.

Worst Credit Union Ever!

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I have an auto loan with this company for the past 2 years. I was medically retired not too long ago, so my bills stayed the same but my pay decreased by half. I am a full time student now, trying to get a job that will help. I have spoke to this company time and time again. I was caught up with all payments, September 20th my car is REPOSESSED for being 2 weeks late! This company knows my families story. Not only did they reposess my vehicle, but they took it to a facility over 1 hour 30 minutes away. My payment is due on the 2nd. Today is the 20th. Rediculous, No compassion, Worst place ever, definately do not recommend this place. As I can see I am not the only one either. Best thing that could happen is for everyone to pull all their money out and get a different bank, refi with another bank for car loans, mortgages, etc. Put them in a stressful financial situation and let them see how it feels.



Health Grade Components

NCUA #857
Year Chartered1935
Primary Regulator
Profit Margin
Return on Assets - YTD0.45%
Return on Equity - YTD5.28%
Annual Interest Income$133.3MM
Assets and Liabilities
AssetsQ4 2020vs Q4 2019$3.62B$3.53B
LoansQ4 2020vs Q4 2019$3.07B$3.09B
DepositsQ4 2020vs Q4 2019$2.97B$2.68B
Equity CapitalQ4 2020vs Q4 2019$307.0MM$286.8MM
Loan Loss AllowanceQ4 2020vs Q4 2019$29.3MM$22.2MM
Unbacked Noncurrent LoansQ4 2020vs Q4 2019$26.6MM$22.5MM
Real Estate OwnedQ4 2020vs Q4 2019$1.1MM$1.7MM
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Affinity Federal Credit Union Savings Account Rates

2.00%*-$2.5kSmartStart Savings
OTHER TIERS: 0.10% $5k+ | 1.00% $2.5k - $5k
1.25%*-$2.5kRevolution Save
OTHER TIERS: 0.25% $2.5k+
OTHER TIERS: 0.10% Up to $5k | 0.20% $5k - $100k | 0.25% $100k - $250k
0.25%--Health Savings Account
0.15%$50-IRA Accumulator
0.15%$50-Education Savings
0.05%--Savvy Saver Account
0.05%$5-Business Savings Account
0.05%--Teen Savings

Affinity Federal Credit Union Money Market Rates

0.40%$2.5k-Business Money Manager
0.20%*$50k*-IRA Money Manager
OTHER TIERS: 0.05% Up to $20k | 0.10% $20k - $35k | 0.15% $35k - $50k

Affinity Federal Credit Union Checking Account Rates

0.01%--Teen Checking

Affinity Federal Credit Union CD Rates

0.65%*$100k*-14 Month CD Special
OTHER TIERS: 0.45% $2.5k - $50k | 0.55% $50k - $100k
0.65%*$100k*-22 Month CD Special
OTHER TIERS: 0.45% $500 - $50k | 0.55% $50k - $100k
0.65%*$100k*-Business 14 Month CD Special
OTHER TIERS: 0.45% $2.5k - $50k | 0.55% $50k - $100k
0.65%*$100k*-Business 22 Month CD Special
OTHER TIERS: 0.45% $500 - $50k | 0.55% $50k - $100k
0.55%$500-60 Month CD
0.55%$500-Business 60 Month CD
0.50%$500-48 Month CD
0.45%$500-36 Month CD
0.45%$500-Business 36 Month CD
0.40%$500-24 Month CD
0.35%$500-18 Month CD
0.35%$500-Business 18 Month CD
0.30%$500-12 Month CD
0.30%$500-Business 12 Month CD
0.25%$500-9 Month CD
0.25%$500-30 Month CD w/ Bump Up
0.25%$500-Business 30 Month CD
0.20%$500-6 Month CD
0.20%$500-7 Month CD
0.20%$500-15 Month CD w/ Bump Up
0.20%$500-Business 6 Month CD
0.15%$500-3 Month CD
0.15%$500-Business 3 Month CD
0.10%$500-30 Day CD
0.10%$500-Business 30 Day CD

Affinity Federal Credit Union IRA Rates

0.65%*$100k*-14 Month IRA Special
OTHER TIERS: 0.45% $2.5k - $50k | 0.55% $50k - $100k
0.65%*$100k*-22 Month IRA Special
OTHER TIERS: 0.45% $500 - $50k | 0.55% $50k - $100k
0.55%$500-60 Month IRA Certificate
0.50%$500-48 Month IRA Certificate
0.45%$500-36 Month IRA Certificate
0.40%$500-24 Month IRA Certificate
0.35%$500-18 Month IRA Certificate
0.30%$500-12 Month IRA Certificate
0.25%$500-9 Month IRA Certificate
0.25%$500-30 Month IRA Certificate w/ Bump Up
0.20%$500-6 Month IRA Certificate
0.20%$500-7 Month IRA Certificate
0.20%$500-15 Month IRA Certificate w/ Bump Up
0.15%$500-3 Month IRA Certificate
0.10%$500-30 Day IRA Certificate


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