America's First


P.o. Box 11349
Birmingham, AL 35203
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Notable Rates APY Vs.Others
Savings 0.10% 0.65% →
1-Year CD 0.50% 0.70% →
2-Year CD 0.75% 0.75% →
5-Year CD 1.25% 1.15% →
30-Year Mortgage N.A. 2.72% →
15-Year Mortgage N.A. 2.36% →
HELOC N.A. 2.79% →

2021 Overview

General Credit Union Information

America's First is an NCUA insured institution located in Birmingham, AL. It was founded in 1936 and has approximately $1966.69 millions in assets.

Who can join?

You can become a member if you live, work, worship or attend school in one of the following counties in Alabama:

St. Clair

You are also eligible if you live, work, worship or attend school in Calhoun County or certain areas of Mobile and Talladega counties.

Membership is extended to immediate family members of all current members of America's First.

NCUA Insured Yes / Federally Chartered
Charter Number # # 24534
Date Established 1936
Assets $1,966.69 million
Loans $1,268.30 million
Deposits $1,737.81 million
Capital $209.75 million

Field of Membership Restrictions

Membership in America's First Federal Credit Union is open to those who live, work, worship, or attend school in Bibb, Blount, Calhoun, Chilton, Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair, or Walker counties and certain areas of Mobile and Talladega counties in Alabama.

Deposit Rates - June 20, 2021

Your Current Location: Connecticut, CT 06828

Savings and Money Market Rates (Share Account Rates) APY MIN MAX
0.10% $2,500 $4,999 Learn More
Money Market
0.10% $2,500 $2,999 Learn More
Money Market
0.20% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
Money Market
0.30% $25,000 $29,999 Learn More
CD Rates (Share Certificate Rates) APY MIN MAX
6 Mo CD
0.25% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
6 Mo CD
0.25% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
12 Mo CD
0.50% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
12 Mo CD
0.50% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
18 Mo CD
0.50% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
18 Mo CD
0.50% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
24 Mo CD
0.75% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
24 Mo CD
0.75% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
30 Mo CD
0.85% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
30 Mo CD
0.85% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
36 Mo CD
0.95% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
36 Mo CD
0.95% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
48 Mo CD
1.00% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
48 Mo CD
1.00% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
60 Mo CD
1.25% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
60 Mo CD
1.25% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
Variable IRA Rates APY MIN MAX
1.00% $1 $499 Learn MoreShow Less
Int Checking Rates APY MIN MAX
Int Ckg
0.05% $2,500 $3,499 Learn MoreShow Less

Loan Rates - June 20, 2021

Your Current Location: Connecticut, CT 06828

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Financial Details

America's First Ratio Analysis

The following ratios and data are available to help you better understand the financial condition of America's First. The data is provided by the NCUA. All credit unions on BestCashCow, except those specified as not NCUA-insured in the overview section above, are NCUA-insured. Depositors should be careful to remain within NCUA insurance limits.

Texas Ratio
America's First U.S. Average
4.10% 5.40

The Texas Ratio compares the amount of loans at risk and assets repossessed with the amount a credit union has on hand to cover any losses. The closer the Texas Ratio is to 1-to-1 or 100%, the less capital and reserves a credit union has to absorb its loan losses.

As of December 31, 2020, America's First had $7,902,023 in non-current loans and $1,009,147 in owned assets. To cover these potential losses it had $209,746,814 in net worth and $7,409,671 in loans loss reserves. That gives it a Texas Ratio of 4.10%.

Net Worth
America's First U.S. Average
10.66% 12.67%

America's First FCU has a net worth of 10.66% versus the BestCashCow average of 12.67. Net worth measures how much total assets exceed total liabilities. The higher the net worth number the more secure a credit union is considered.

Frequently Asked Questions About America's First

Branches and Savings

What is America's First?

A federal credit union, registered with the NCUA under certificate #24534.
Learn more about credit unions here.

Is America's First FDIC insured?

No, credit unions are not insured by the FDIC. Most, but not all, are insured by the National Credit Union Administration. The insurance provisions of the NCUA are similar to, but not identical to, FDIC insurance. America's First is insured by the NCUA.

Who can join America's First?

Please see Field of Membership information above for information on who is eligible to join.

What are America's First's share account and share certificate rates?

America's First's deposit account rates are listed above.
You may find better online savings rates here or better local savings rates at banks or credit unions. Tables with the best CD rates are here.

How big is America's First?

America's First has total capital of $209.75 million. Full information on America's First's financial position is located above.

Who owns America's First?

Credit Unions are owned by their members.

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What Products Does America's First Offer

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Does America's First offer auto and RV loans?

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