Should you apply for BECU?

Written by:

Chris L.

Last updated:

May 22, 2020

BECU has 4,000 shared branches, 30,000 surcharge-free ATMs and superior financial services for you to make use of. Get all the same privileges you would get with a traditional bank, but with higher interest rates on your savings and lower interest rates on your loans.

What are the membership requirements?

Membership to BECU  is sought after because of the excellent interest rates on loans and savings accounts. To qualify for membership you must have a good credit score and meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • You're an employee, volunteer, or retired employee of BECU
  • You'e an employee, volunteer, or retired employee of a credit union
  • You're an employee, volunteer, or retired employee of Boeing or its subsidiaries or affiliates
  • You own a business in Benton, Clackamas, Columbia, Lane, Linn, Marion, Multnomah, Polk, Washington, Yamhill, Benewah, Bonner, Boundary, Clearwater, Idaho, Kootenai, Latah, Lewis, Nez Perce or Shoshone
  • You're associated with University of Washington Alumni Association, Washington State University Alumni Association, NW Credit Union Foundation or KEXP
  • You live in  Benton, Clackamas, Columbia, Lane, Linn, Marion, Multnomah, Polk, Washington, Yamhill Counties, Benewah, Bonner, Boundary, Clearwater, Idaho, Kootenai, Latah, Lewis, Nez Perce or Shoshone
  • You're an employee of any organization in which the credit union has an ownership interest.
  • You're related to someone above

About BECU

  • CREDIT UNION NAME: BOEING EMPLOYEES
  • CHARTER NUMBER: 62604
  • CREDIT UNION TYPE: FISCU
  • CREDIT UNION STATUS: Active
  • CORPORATE CREDIT UNION: No
  • CREDIT UNION CHARTER YEAR: 1935
  • CURRENT CHARTER ISSUE DATE: 01/01/1935
  • DATE INSURED: 02/14/1975
  • CHARTER STATE: Washington
  • REGION: 8 - ONES
  • FIELD OF MEMBERSHIP TYPE: Non-Federal Credit Union
  • LOW INCOME DESIGNATION: No
  • MEMBER OF FHLB: Yes
  • ASSETS: $22,708,789,873
  • PEER GROUP: 6 - $500,000,000 and greater
  • NUMBER OF MEMBERS: 1,252,941

Main office

  • ADDRESS: 12770 Gateway Dr S
  • CITY, STATE ZIP CODE: Tukwila, WA 98168
  • COUNTRY: United States
  • COUNTY: King
  • PHONE: 800-233-2328
  • WEBSITE: http://www.becu.org
  • CEO/MANAGER: Benson Porter

BECU offers low interest rates, but is your credit score high enough?

Whether you're applying for an auto, mortgage, or personal loan, BECU has extremely competitive rates.

The problem? You need good credit; really good credit (if you want your best rates).

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