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US Senate Federal Credit Union Share Certificate Rates Hit New 2022 High -- 5-year Certificate at 2.28% APY*

Published: July 11, 2022

In July, United States Senate Federal Credit Union (USSFCU) made big moves with increases on almost every Share Certificate tier level. The biggest increase was to the 5-Year Certificate with a whopping jump of 1.2 basis points sending the rate soaring to 2.28% APY*.

Capitol Hill Competition Press Event Marks Official Start to Race Weekend in DC

Published: March 22, 2022

The Capitol Hill Competition pre-race press conference and Congressional packet pick-up are happening Friday, April 1, at the Credit Union Cherry Blossom Health & Fitness Expo.

U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union Awarded for Excellence in Technology and Innovation

Published: February 15, 2022

USSFCU receives 2021 VMware ACE Award for outstanding achievements in business through technology innovation and adaptation.

U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union Earns BauerFinancial’s Highest "Best of Bauer" Honor

Published: March 1, 2022

USSFCU receives its 106th consecutive 5-star rating from BauerFinancial, the nation's leading independent bank rating firm. Only twelve percent of credit unions have earned this top rating and can call themselves the Best of Bauer.

U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union donates $25,000 to Red Cross tornado relief efforts and an additional $30,000 to food banks in DC, MD and VA

Published: January 11, 2022

USSFCU donates $25,000 to Red Cross tornado relief efforts and an additional $30,000 to food banks in Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia.

U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union Celebrates New HQ in Alexandria

Published: October 8, 2021

United States Senate Federal Credit Union officially opens its brand-new Braddock Station retail branch and corporate headquarters.

U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union Awards Bertie Bowman Emeritus Status

Published: August 31, 2021

United States Senate Federal Credit Union (USSFCU) honors Board Member Herbert "Bertie" Bowman for his exceptional dedication to the organization by bestowing upon him the status of Emeritus Board Member.

USSFCU Announces Participation in the Financial Literacy Bee to Support Youth Financial Education

Published: April 1, 2021

Financial Literacy Month student challenge equips young people with money management skills and supports remote learning.

Student Choice Lending from USSFCU

Published: March 31, 2021

United States Senate Federal Credit Union partners with Credit Union Student Choice to offer a new and innovative suite of private student lending solutions.

U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union Commits $40,000 to Help Hungry Families for the Holidays

Published: December 28, 2020

USSFCU donates $20,000 to Capital Area Food Bank and distributes an additional $20,000 in gift cards at two ward 7 Safeway grocery stores on Christmas Eve to help combat food insecurity in the DMV.

U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union Focuses on Engagement and Culture Initiatives Through the Holidays during COVID-19

Published: December 21, 2020

As 2020 has been one of the most difficult challenges for organizations, USSFCU responded to the COVID Crisis with employees and members safety as a priority

U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union joins the Greater Washington Board of Trade in Support of Inclusive Regional Economic Growth

Published: October 20, 2020

Two of the oldest and most established organizations in Washington, D.C. recently came together, when the United States Senate Federal Credit Union (USSFCU) joined the Greater Washington Board of Trade. Additionally, the Board of Trade became a Select Employee Group (SEG) of USSFCU, making Board of Trade members automatically eligible for USSFCU membership.

U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union Rises to COVID-19 Challenge, Banks Virtually

Published: June 30, 2020

The initial shock of the coronavirus pandemic sent most companies into overdrive, the United States Senate Federal Credit Union over came that challenge last spring because it was in their team?s DNA according to President and CEO Timothy L. Anderson.

U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union Partners with Fellows Financial Group to Provide Financial Advisory Services

Published: June 3, 2020

USSFCU furthers their commitment to helping members achieve financial wellness through a new partnership with Fellows Financial Group.

Double the Donation - USSFCU's Virtual Fundraiser in Support of Local Food Banks

Published: May 18, 2020

The people we serve and the charitable food system in the United States are facing a major crisis. Together we can make an enormous difference in the DMV area!

Recognizing Alexandria Police Officers on National Peace Officers Memorial Day

Published: May 15, 2020

U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union representatives mask up to deliver sweet treats to the men and women of the Alexandria Police Department on Peace Officers Memorial Day.

Honoring Congressional Law Enforcement During National Police Week 2020

Published: May 11, 2020

In honor of National Police Week, U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union recognizes the service and sacrifice of the United States Capitol Police.

U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union Participates in EVERFI's National Financial Bee to Support Youth Financial Education

Published: April 15, 2020

A new challenge, taking place during Financial Literacy Month, equips students with money management skills and encourages remote learning while social distancing

Heather Mansour named as Senior Vice President of Human Resources & Training

Published: April 13, 2020

Heather Mansour joins USSFCU as Senior Vice President of Human Resources & Training. Heather will bring her passion for providing exceptional service levels to employees to the USSFCU Executive leadership team.

People First in the Age of the Coronavirus

Published: April 13, 2020

How the United States Senate Federal Credit Union responded to the Coronavirus pandemic by keeping members and employees front and center.

U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union Names Omar Ramsay as New CRMO

Published: April 8, 2020

Joining USSFCU as Chief Risk Management Officer (CRMO) in February 2020, Omar Ramsay is a Legal, Compliance, and Risk professional with more than 10 years of diversified experience in the banking and legal industries.

USSFCU Partners with GreenPath Financial Wellness to Offer Crisis Relief to Individuals and Families

Published: March 27, 2020

United States Senate Federal Credit Union is partnering with GreenPath Financial Wellness, a leading national nonprofit organization, to address critical needs among community individuals and families impacted by COVID-19 pandemic measures.

Bertie Bowman Inducted into the African-American Credit Union Coalition Hall of Fame

Published: February 6, 2020

The African-American Credit Union Coalition (AACUC), will be inducting Herbert "Bertie" Bowman into its Hall of Fame during an induction reception at the Credit Union National Association Governmental Affairs Conference (CUNA GAC) in Washington DC, Tuesday, February 25.

USSFCU's Morgan Middleton Chosen to Crash the GAC

Published: February 3, 2020

Through Filene Research Institute's Cooperative Trust "Crash" Program, over 50 young professional leaders, including USSFCU's very own Morgan Middleton, will join thousands of credit union advocates for the year?s biggest credit union event, the CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) held in Washington, DC from Feb. 23-27.

The $1 billion U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union Names Jeff Smith as Chief Lending Officer

Published: January 14, 2020

Alexandria, Virginia (January 2020) - U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union (USSFCU) has welcomed a new member to the organizations Executive Management Team: Jeff Smith, Chief Lending Officer.

U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union Hits the $1 Billion Mark in Total Assets

Published: January 9, 2020

The United States Senate Federal Credit Union (USSFCU) rang in the New Year as a $1 billion credit union.

USSFCU New HQ Groundbreaking Ceremony

Published: December 7, 2019

On Wednesday, December 4th, 2019 the U. S. Senate Federal Credit Union (USSFCU) held a groundbreaking ceremony to commemorate the beginning of what proves to be an incredible new headquarters facility.

USSFCU Donates $25,000 to Carpenter's Shelter

Published: December 6, 2019

This past Giving Tuesday on December 3, 2019, USSFCU President & CEO Tim Anderson and USSFCU Board Member Margo Rushing presented a check to Carpenter?s Shelter Executive Director Shannon Steene for $25,000.

Misleading Mortgage Notices in your Mailbox

Published: September 11, 2019

Around the country, mailboxes are being hit with pink or yellow post cards that establishes a sense of urgency for the recipient.

USSFCU Helps Members Plan for Their "Best Life"

Published: August 1, 2019

United States Senate Federal Credit Union announces its strategic partnership with Oakmont Wealth Advisory.

U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union Names Timothy L. Anderson as Interim CEO

Published: July 19, 2019

Alexandria, VA - Timothy L. Anderson is named as the new Interim President and CEO of the United States Senate Federal Credit Union (USSFCU), a $964 million institution. He replaces Kenneth Kramer who recently left the credit union.

USSFCU Honors a Capitol Hill Legend

Published: June 6, 2019

Arriving in the nation's capital in 1944, Bertie Bowman is the longest-serving African-American staff member on Capitol Hill.

USSFCU Recognized by DepositAccounts.com in 2019 Top 200 Healthiest Credit Unions in America

Published: May 9, 2019

DepositAccounts.com, a subsidiary of LendingTree, has released its list of the 2019 Top 200 Healthiest Credit Unions in America.

U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union Leads 2018 Credit Union Rankings

Published: March 20, 2019

Government worker-focused United States Senate FCU rode a surge of deposits to the No. 1 position in S&P Global Market Intelligence's 2018 ranking of the 50 top-performing U.S. credit unions.

Members' Voice Testimonials

This credit union is the best, I love the customer service and you can't beat the interest rates. I'm happy to be a member of this great credit union.

USSFCU has always been accommodating, easy to work with, and staff are always kind. I have every intention of keeping my account with this bank for a long, long time.

The branch manager introduced herself and was extremely helpful. She stated that if there is anything we ever need to please let her know. Very positive experience!

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Long as I have been with the credit union, I haven?t had any problems. I also like the protection on my account.

My overall experience at the credit union was exceptional. The staff was hospitable offering water, my service was timely and professional and the office was well lit and clean.

As a member for more than 40 years, i have always had great service from the USSFCU and know that they stand behind their great reputation.

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