Membership appears to be primarily based on select employee groups. Refer to the credit union's Eligibility Page for the full details. Membership requires a $25 minimum deposit in the share savings account.
Branches are located in several areas of the country including parts of Michigan, South Carolina, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, New Jersey and Illinois.
The credit union has decent but somewhat mixed ratings for safety and soundness: 5 stars (superior) at BauerFinancial and 3 stars (performing) at Bankrate.com. Both ratings are based on 9/30/08 financial data. The credit union is federally insured by the NCUA (Charter # 21686).
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