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Press Releases

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SDCCU celebrates the opening of two branches in Orange County

1/10/2017 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU celebrates the grand openings of its two newest branches. SDCCU recently opened its Alicia Parkway Branch located in the Laguna Niguel area at 27280 Alicia Parkway, Suite A. Late last year, SDCCU opened its Westminster Branch at 6745 Westminster Blvd., Suite B.

Start the New Year off right - improve your financial health with Financial Wellness Wednesdays from SDCCU and the San Diego County Library System!

1/09/2017 12:00 a.m.

Start the New Year off right by getting your finances on track for a successful 2016 and beyond! SDCCU has partnered with the San Diego County Library in support of the Live Well San Diego initiative to host Financial Wellness Wednesdays. From January through March, SDCCU will host Financial Wellness Wednesdays seminars at local libraries on a variety of topics aimed at improving financial health. 

Donate blood on January 5 at six SDCCU locations

1/04/2017 12:00 a.m.

SAN DIEGO, Calif., (January 4, 2017) – San Diego County Credit Union® (SDCCU®), San Diego’s largest locally-owned financial institution, is hosting a blood drive on January 5, 2017 at six locations in San Diego. Due to the busy holiday season, hospital shelves are almost empty, affecting thousands of patients. We need your help – lives depend on it! To register today to donate at any of 6 locations on January 5 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Nominate an exceptional teacher for SDCCU Classroom Heroes

12/30/2016 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is proudly honoring local teachers through SDCCU Classroom Heroes, launched in partnership with iHeartMedia, Inc. San Diego. 

San Diego County Credit Union collects ‘Presents for Paws’ this holiday season

12/23/2016 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is collecting “Presents for Paws,” a special holiday fundraising campaign benefiting animal shelters. This will be SDCCU’s fifth consecutive holiday season to support the “Presents for Paws” campaign.

San Diego County Credit Union collecting toys for pediatric hospitals

12/22/2016 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU has launched its seventh annual Holiday Toy Drive benefiting Rady Children’s Hospital San Diego and Children’s Hospital of Orange County. 

Thousands will head to Qualcomm Stadium next week for the 12th Annual San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl

12/16/2016 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is marking its 12th year of title sponsorship for the annual San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl. Kickoff for the 2016 game is at 6 p.m., Wednesday, December 21 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego. 

30,750 pounds of paper collected, over 260 trees saved at latest SDCCU Shred Day

12/14/2016 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is committed to helping the community properly dispose of sensitive data, an effort that landed them a fourth Guinness World Record® for the most paper collected in 24 hours last July. SDCCU’s latest free Shred Day Event, held at three locations on November 5, resulted in a total of 30,750 pounds of paper collected and shredded.

Teachers throughout the county receive SDCCU Biz Kid$ program to teach students about money and business

12/13/2016 12:00 a.m.

Teachers throughout San Diego are getting additional resources to teach students about money and business thanks to SDCCU the San Diego County Office of Education and the County of San Diego in support of Live Well San Diego. The three organizations partnered for the second year in a row to promote the SDCCU Biz Kid$ program, which is part of SDCCU Classroom Heroes, to help bridge the education gap so that kids can gain the skills they need for a successful future. 

San Diego County Credit Union third quarter 2016 results show continued growth

12/08/2016 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU releases positive third quarter financial results for 2016. 

San Diego County Credit Union® was founded on the principle that people come first and profits second. This forward-thinking approach in the banking industry has propelled SDCCU® to become San Diego’s BEST Credit Union and largest locally-owned financial institution. SDCCU provides breakthrough banking products that meet the demands of today’s lifestyle and delivers banking services that save customers money. SDCCU serves customers nationwide with 30,000 surcharge-FREE CO-OP ATMs and 40 branch locations in San Diego, Riverside and Orange counties. Open an account today.

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