By Karissa Willette
San Diego County Credit Union is San Diego’s largest locally owned financial institution. Originally created in 1938 to provide for the financial needs of local county government employees, SDCCU expanded its membership to include all San Diegans and today, is open to everyone living or working in San Diego, Riverside or Orange County. SDCCU serves over 322,000 members and offers over 40 branch locations in three counties.
SDCCU has also been voted BEST Mortgage Home Loan Lender, BEST Financial Planner, BEST Auto Loan Provider and BEST Place to Work multiple times. Additionally, SDCCU is a proud community leader, supporting over 75 different non-profits, including the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego Blood Bank, San Diego Humane Society and many more.
Last week SDCCU celebrated the official grand opening & ribbon cutting for two of their newest Orange County locations, the Westminster Branch and the Alicia Parkway Branch, in partnership with the Westminster, Aliso Viejo and Laguna Niguel Chambers of Commerce. Representatives from the City of Aliso Viejo and from the offices of Senator Patricia Bates, Assemblyman Bill Brough and Orange County Supervisor Lisa Bartlett also participated in the celebration.