USE Credit Union was established in 1936 as California State Credit Union #17, with the primary goal of helping employees of the San Diego branch of the Division of Highways. Today, more than 45,000 members look to USE Credit Union as a trusted financial partner. Field of membership is open to anyone who lives, works, or worships in Alameda, Sacramento, San Diego, Santa Clara, or Yolo counties. Employees of the State of California, students or Alumni and employees or retirees of the University of California and California University system as well as those who fall under additional requirements may also apply (see website for details).
USE Credit Union offers a variety of personal financial products and services designed to help you manage your money and save for the future. The credit union offers checking accounts for your lifestyle and your budget and a wealth of savings options including share certificates, IRAs and money market funds. Manage your finances with ease using free online and mobile services like e-Statements and Bill Pay. Whatever your lending needs are, USE Credit Union has a loan or credit solution for you. Take advantage of investment and insurance services and other perks of being a member of the credit union.