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RCU Quick Facts | Overview

  • We serve over 385,000 Members throughout Sonoma, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, Mendocino, Lake, Contra Costa and Solano counties
  • Current size: Largest credit union in the North Bay with over $6.7 billion in assets
  • RCU employs almost 700 people
  • Administrative offices are located in Santa Rosa, California
  • Currently ranked 38th largest credit union in the U.S. (of approximately 5,200) and 8th largest in California (of 300). Information as of March 31, 2021.

What We Offer

  • Full range of financial services for personal or business use, including checking, savings, loans, credit cards, investments, insurance and auto purchasing/brokerage
  • 19 branch locations, including 18 in North Bay and 1 in San Francisco, plus a full-service insurance agency and an auto sales and brokering center
  • 30,000+ free network ATMs, plus an out-of-network ATM fee reimbursement program for Members
  • Full range of free online services, including online and mobile banking, bill pay and more

Who We Serve

  • Anyone who lives, works or owns a business in the counties of Sonoma, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, Mendocino, Lake, Contra Costa and Solano

Our History

  • Founded in 1950 by 7 employees of the County of Sonoma
  • In 1982, changed name to Redwood Credit Union to reflect increased demand for affordable financial services in the North Bay

Awards and Recognition

  • Top Credit Union in Northern California – Forbes, 2020 America’s Best Credit Unions
  • Top 5 healthiest credit union in the US – Glatt Consulting Credit Union HealthScore, 2020
  • 16th top performing credit union in U.S. - S&P Global Markets, 2019
  • Best Credit Union - Press Democrat readers' poll, every year since 2012
  • Best Credit Union - North Bay biz 14 years running
  • Best Credit Union in Napa and Sonoma Counties -North Bay Bohemian Reader’s Poll
  • Winner in 7 categories of Marin IJ’s “Best of” Readers’ Choice 2020 Awards
  • Best Places to Work – 15th consecutive year North Bay Business Journal
  • Corporate Philanthropy Award – repeat winner North Bay Business Journal
  • 5‐Star Bauer Rating -
  • SBA Preferred Lender - Small Business Administration

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Redwood Credit Union serves anyone living, working or owning a business in California’s Northern Bay Area, which includes the counties of Sonoma, Marin, Napa, Mendocino, Lake, San Francisco, Contra Costa and Solano. We look forward to serving you!

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