Overview / Commentary
5100 George Washington Hwy
Portsmouth, VA 23702

Northern Star Credit Union is headquartered in Portsmouth and is the 48th largest credit union in the state of Virginia. It is also the 1,722nd largest credit union in the nation. It was established in 1929 and as of December of 2018, it had grown to 28 employees and 9,269 members at 3 locations. Northern Star Credit Union's money market rates are 14% higher than the national average, and it has a C+ health rating.

Field of Membership Restrictions

Membership is open to those who live, work, attend school or worship in Newport News, Hampton, Portsmouth, Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, and Suffolk.
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Additional Factors: Institutions with a small asset base, a short operating history, or negative return on assets can represent an instability risk beyond what their financial ratios indicate. Northern Star Credit Union has a relatively low asset base.

Health Grade Components

NCUA #66956
Year Chartered1929
Primary Regulator
Profit Margin
Return on Assets - YTD0.26%
Return on Equity - YTD2.23%
Annual Interest Income$4.5MM
Assets and Liabilities
AssetsQ4 2018vs Q4 2017$88.7MM$85.2MM
LoansQ4 2018vs Q4 2017$47.3MM$42.6MM
DepositsQ4 2018vs Q4 2017$69.4MM$70.3MM
Equity CapitalQ4 2018vs Q4 2017$10.2MM$10.4MM
Loan Loss AllowanceQ4 2018vs Q4 2017$271.00K$243.00K
Unbacked Noncurrent LoansQ4 2018vs Q4 2017$1.1MM$795.00K
Real Estate OwnedQ4 2018vs Q4 2017$1.3MM$1.2MM
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Northern Star Credit Union Savings Account Rates

1.50%*-$25kVIP Saver
OTHER TIERS: 1.00% $25k+
0.75%$250-IRA Share Account
0.15%$100-Share Account
0.15%$100-Club Accounts

Northern Star Credit Union Money Market Rates

0.50%*$25k*-Money Market
OTHER TIERS: 0.15% $1k - $10k | 0.25% $10k - $25k

Northern Star Credit Union Checking Account Rates

3.00%*-$25kVIP Plus
OTHER TIERS: 1.00% $25k+
2.00%*-$25kVIP Checking
OTHER TIERS: 1.00% $25k+

Northern Star Credit Union CD Rates

1.50%$1k-60 Month Share Certificate
1.25%$1k-48 Month Share Certificate
1.00%$1k-36 Month Share Certificate
0.75%$1k-24 Month Share Certificate
0.50%$1k-12 Month Share Certificate
0.25%$1k-6 Month Share Certificate

Northern Star Credit Union IRA Rates

0.75%$250-24 Month IRA Certificate (Fixed)

Northern Star Credit Union Locations
Branch Office5624 Portsmouth BlvdPortsmouth, VA 23701
Branch Office5885 Harbour View BlvdSuffolk, VA 23435
Branch Office5100 George Washington HwyPortsmouth, VA 23702

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