Credit Union 1

Overview / Commentary
1941 Abbott Rd
Anchorage, AK 99507

Credit Union 1 is headquartered in Anchorage and is the 2nd largest credit union in the state of Alaska. It is also the 308th largest credit union in the nation. It was established in 1982 and as of June of 2022, it had grown to 372 employees and 95,781 members at 12 locations. Credit Union 1's CD rates are 29% higher than the national average, and it has an A health rating.

Field of Membership Restrictions

Membership in Credit Union 1 is open to anyone who lives or works in the state of Alaska.
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Reviews (1)

Things They Don't Tell You

CONS: If you need to call, plan on waiting 10 minutes minimum to reach a person. I have yet to call them and wait less than 15 minutes to reach a person. Tellers have to do everything/even order checks. A check drawn on CU1 cannot be cashed, if you have an account with them.. I've asked. They refuse. Even checks drawn on CU1 are required to run through your personal account.

PROS: CU1s mobile app is nice, especially the remote deposit. Another way not to have to go there in person.


Health Grade Components

NCUA #66157
Year Chartered1982
Primary Regulator
Profit Margin
Return on Assets - YTD0.46%
Return on Equity - YTD4.51%
Annual Interest Income$22.5MM
Assets and Liabilities
AssetsQ2 2022vs Q2 2021$1.45B$1.38B
LoansQ2 2022vs Q2 2021$934.7MM$839.6MM
DepositsQ2 2022vs Q2 2021$1.28B$1.21B
Equity CapitalQ2 2022vs Q2 2021$146.9MM$154.8MM
Loan Loss AllowanceQ2 2022vs Q2 2021$8.1MM$8.3MM
Unbacked Noncurrent LoansQ2 2022vs Q2 2021$7.4MM$6.2MM
Real Estate OwnedQ2 2022vs Q2 2021$0$0
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Credit Union 1 Savings Account Rates

0.35%*$100k*-Premium Savings
OTHER TIERS: 0.20% $5k - $50k | 0.30% $50k - $100k
0.15%$1-IRA Savings
0.15%$1-Roth IRA
0.15%$1-SEP IRA
0.15%$1-Education IRA
0.15%$1-Roth Conversion
0.10%$10-Regular Share
0.10%$10-Secured Account
0.10%$10-Dollar Dog Account
0.10%$10-Business Share

Credit Union 1 Checking Account Rates

0.05%$1k-Premium Spending
0.05%$5k-Business Premium Spending

Credit Union 1 CD Rates

1.80%$500-5 Year Share Certificate
1.70%$500-3 Year Share Certificate
1.70%$500-4 Year Share Certificate
1.41%*$100k*-2.5 Year Share Certificate
OTHER TIERS: 1.26% $500 - $40k | 1.31% $40k - $100k
1.40%$500-2 Year Share Certificate
1.30%$500-1.5 Year Share Certificate
1.16%$500-1 Year Share Certificate
1.05%$500-6 Month Share Certificate
0.90%$500-3 Month Share Certificate
0.30%*$100k*-1 Month Share Certificate
OTHER TIERS: 0.20% $500 - $40k | 0.25% $40k - $100k

Credit Union 1 IRA Rates

1.80%$500-5 Year IRA Certificate
1.70%$500-3 Year IRA Certificate
1.70%$500-4 Year IRA Certificate
1.40%$500-2 Year IRA Certificate
1.16%$500-1 Year IRA Certificate


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