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Employees in region:
Financial Services & Insurance
HQ location:
Vernon Hills, IL

Top Workplace
’12, ’13

About BCU

BCU is a $1.8 billion asset full service not-for-profit financial institution that provides SEG and community banking to over 170,000 members in all 50 states and Puerto Rico. Founded in 1981, BCU is currently the fastest growing credit union charted in the past 30 years and the fourth largest in Illinois; ranked #1 in Illinois and #19 in the US for first mortgage originations in 2012. Known for providing unparalleled service, competitive rates, low fees, and innovative accessibility, BCU is regarded as having set new standards for bringing together technology and member service in the fast-changing world of financial services.

As an organization, BCU is committed to improving our members' financial wellbeing in everything we do and lives by the brand promise “We've Got Your Back”. Membership is open to several prestigious companies around the country and a local community charter.

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What employees say

“Great balance of work and life. Company has integrity and values that align with my own and how I would like my financial institution to function.”
“I feel appreciated and truly part of something special. I love what I do and the company I work for!”
“The culture is second to none.”
“The people at BCU are the core to our success. There's an incredible camaraderie within our organization. We're a family.”
“It's solid and always looks like being better, emphasizing the quality of the services.”
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