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Forbes has named First Entertainment Credit Union one of the "Best Credit Unions in California" for 2021! We earned that recognition because of our tremendous employees. Their hard work and dedication to our members make us the premier financial resource for those in the entertainment community.

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At First Entertainment Credit Union, we recognize your unique goals and understand that people in the entertainment industry expect more than a simple bank. We see that our members want a partner who understands them, what they do, and where they want to go. Whatever your needs may be, we're here to help by providing the products, services, knowledge, and flexibility you need to help you achieve your financial goals.

We are the Financial Ally for Creators of Entertainment and those that support them. We're also one of the largest credit union in the U.S. serving entertainment professionals.

 

Become a Member Today!

All the benefits of membership can be yours when you open your first account and become a member-owner of First Entertainment Credit Union. Get started now.

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Here's EXACTLY How First Entertainment's Members Get More!1

  • A Credit Union is Not-For-Profit and You are the Shareholder, Not Some Banker or Anonymous Stockholder
  • Digital & Mobile Banking Services
  • Digital Wallet & P2P Transfers
  • Nearly 30,000 Surcharge Free ATMs
  • You'll Find Eight Branches in the LA Area Including Three on Studio Lots
  • Car Buying Assistance Program
  • Full-Service Real Estate Lending
  • Home Rewards Program
  • Dedicated Business Banking Suite
  • Coogan Accounts (Minor Trust Account)
  • Personal & Commercial Insurance Services
  • Contactless Credit Cards
  • Higher Yielding Savings2
  • Union Initiation Loans
  • Interactive Online Financial Education
  • Skip-a-Pay Loan Payment Program3
  • And much more!

Who is Eligible to Join?

Membership in First Entertainment Credit Union is open to the employees, their families and retirees of companies served by First Entertainment, along with any and all persons who live, regularly work, currently attend school, or currently worship in Los Angeles County, California, as well as eligible businesses and/or other legal entities in Los Angeles County, California.

Talk to us today about opening a Business Account!

If you're an employer who's interested in offering First Entertainment as a free benefit to your employees, submit our Select Employee Group questionnaire online and we'll get in touch. For additional information on how your company can offer credit union membership to its employees at no cost or financial obligation, visit our Company Benefits page!

 

1. Subject to membership eligibility requirements. Please refer to the Member Account Agreement and Disclosure (MAAD) for complete details.

2. Certain terms, conditions, and fees apply. For complete details, visit firstent.org/first500 or call the Credit Union at 888.800.3328.

3. Certain terms, conditions, and fees apply. For complete details, visit firstent.org/skip-a-pay or call the Credit Union at 888.800.3328.