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United States Capitol Historical Society


As a member of the U.S. Capitol Historical Society, either as an individual or as an employee, you are automatically eligible for USSFCU membership.

Once you join the U.S. Capitol Historical Society you are eligible to begin taking advantage of the financial strength, stability and service U.S. Senate Federal Credit Union has been providing Washington, DC and members across the country for the past 85 years. 

When you choose USSFCU as your financial institution, you are not just a customer—you are a valued member and owner. We are committed to providing you with a safe and convenient place to do all your financial activities and an easier, more economical way to borrow.

Exceptional Rates. At USSFCU, auto loans, home loans, credit cards and personal loans all offer lower rates than you will find at a bank. At the same time, savings, money market, and certificates yield higher returns. 

Lower Fees. At USSFCU you'll find free-checkingfewer maintenance and service fees, and low minimum balance requirements. Likewise, service and loan origination fees tend to be lower.

Nationwide Branch and ATM Access. Through services like Shared Branching and CO-OP ATMs, credit union members have access to more branch and surcharge-free ATM locations than many big bank customers do.

Plus, members enjoy other perks like early access to directly deposited payroll fundsfree checks & other account servicesfinancial wellness resources and more!

Become a Society Member

Become a USCHS member today by making the qualifiying donation and apply to USSFCU at the same time! 

Joining through USCHS? Please be sure to provide us with a copy of the emailed receipt.

Click here for instructions on how to join USCHS or visit for more information.

USCHS is a non-profit educational organization created in 1962 to promote the history of the Capitol and Congress.

Apply for Credit Union Membership

Applying is simple and lifetime membership is $6!

Click "Apply Now" to begin your membership application or call Member Services at 800.374.2758.

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* For USSFCU membership you will need to open a Primary Savings Account with a minimum balance of $5.00 and pay the one-time only membership fee of $1.00. When applying for membership have the following information ready; name, address, birthdate and a valid form of identification. Membership eligibility does not guarantee membership.

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!

Greta was absolutely amazing - as always. She makes me and my parents feel valued and supported. We are forever grateful. [The Credit Union] has been hugely supportive over many years. And we feel known and cared for.

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.

A top rate Credit Union, [I'm] privileged to be part of! Thank you for all you do for our family! USSFCU Credit Union was able to resolve our financial situation - vehicle, personal loans, customer service/recommendations, within 6 months. We belonged to another credit union for over 20 years, with results not even close to comparison. We switched ...

Your people and products are amazing. The recent [online banking] overhaul is phenomenal. [I've] been electronic banking since Tele action phone banking - paying bills with my push button landline decades ago. USSFCU is light years ahead of everyone else in terms of ease of use and client experience!

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