First Entertainment Credit Union

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Banking for Creators. 

First Entertainment Credit Union membership is for the people in entertainment, like you, whose individual stories are as unique as their financial needs. Whether you work in the bright lights or behind the scenes, you can trust us to provide the financial products, services, knowledge, and flexibility you need to achieve your financial goals.

At First Entertainment, we get that this industry’s different. We’re in it with you, fostering a personal, supportive partnership. It’s why we only focus on your needs, challenges, and goals. Because here, you belong. Your Story Matters®.

Our Members Are at the Heart of Everything We Do.

See what your peers have to say about banking with First Entertainment.*

Carl Hansen


Lindsey Moran

Production Designer and Art Director

Devin Hayes

Set Lighting Technician

“First Entertainment is an ideal financial partner because the Credit Union understands the constant flux of the entertainment industry.”

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Graham S.


First Entertainment Credit Union feels much more caring and personal than other institutions. There’s an increased level of understanding of the careers we lead, and the financial needs associated with them.”

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Sally V.

Make-Up Artist

“I love banking with First Entertainment, especially digital banking, which makes transferring money fast and easy!”


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"First Entertainment Credit Union understands what we need as creators. The staff is always knowledgeable, efficient, and thorough."

Become a Member Today

First Entertainment membership is open to employees, family members, and retirees of many entertainment companies and organizations and anyone who lives, works, studies, or worships in Los Angeles County.3 Join today! Once you’re a member, you’re always a member. You can continue using First Entertainment Credit Union without pause if you change jobs, switch studios, move out of state, or experience similar life circumstances.

Discover Solutions for Gig Workers

We offer freelancer-friendly lending options, loans to cover union dues, personal and commercial insurance services, and much more.

Bank from Here, There, and Everywhere

Access eight branches in LA (including three on studio lots1), plus 30,000 surcharge-free ATMs2 and a powerful mobile app.

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*Testimonials are provided as a means for members to share their experiences. Individual experiences and results may vary. Membership eligibility is required.
1 Branch restricted to individuals with studio lot access.
2 Surcharge-free transactions are available for debit and ATM cardholders of participating credit unions.
3 Subject to membership eligibility requirements. Please refer to the Member Account Agreement and Disclosure (MAAD) for complete details.