23 Third Ave
Baileyville, ME 04694


2018 Overview

General Credit Union Information

NCUA Insured Yes
Charter Number # # 68563
Date Established 1941
Assets $184.13 million
Loans $157.21 million
Deposits $166.87 million
Capital $15.32 million

Down East is an NCUA insured institution located in Baileyville, ME. It was founded in 1941 and has approximately $184.13 millions in assets.

Field of Membership Restrictions

Down East Credit Union of Maine is open to the residents, registered students, church members, and people maintaining employment in these Maine Counties: Hancock, Kennebec, Knox, Lincoln, Penobscot, Sagadahoc, Waldo and Washington along with the Cumberland County towns of Brunswick and Harpswell. Membership eligibility is also extended to include the family members of current credit union members.

Deposit Rates - October 17, 2018

Your Current Location: Virginia, VA 20146

Savings and Money Market Rates (Share Account Rates) APY MIN MAX
Money Market
1.50% $2,500 $24,999 Learn MoreShow Less
Money Market
1.50% $25,000 $49,999 Learn MoreShow Less
Fixed IRA
2.00% $500 - Learn MoreShow Less
Special: 15 Mo FIRA
2.50% $500 - Learn MoreShow Less
CD Rates (Share Certificate Rates) APY MIN MAX
6 Mo CD
1.50% $500 - Learn MoreShow Less
Variable IRA Rates APY MIN MAX
1.00% $1 - Learn MoreShow Less
Int Checking Rates APY MIN MAX
Int Ckg
0.05% $5 - Learn MoreShow Less

Loan Rates - October 17, 2018

Your Current Location: Virginia, VA 20146

There are currently no loan rates available for DOWN EAST

Please contact the bank for questions about their loan products. In the meantime you may wish to consider these offerings:

Featured - Virginia 30 Year Fixed Mortgage Rates 2018

Lender APR Rate (%) Points Fees Monthly
Learn More NMLS#2890
NMLS ID: 2890
License#: MC-3098
4.673% 4.625% 0.13 $1,510 $1,286 Learn More
PenFed Credit Union
NMLS ID: 401822
4.836% 4.750% 0.00 $2,500 $1,305 Learn More
Ally Bank
NMLS ID: 181005
4.933% 4.875% 0.25 $1,766 $1,324 Learn More

Featured - Virginia Home Equity Line Of Credit Rates 2018

Lender Rate (%) Monthly Payment Learn More
Third Federal Savings & Loan Assoc. of Cleveland 4.240% $245.68 Learn More
Flagstar Bank 5.490% $283.58 Learn More

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Financial Details

Down East Ratio Analysis

The following ratios and data are available to help you better understand the financial condition of Down East. 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
Down East U.S. Average
20.78% 5.78

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 June 30, 2018, Down East had $2,923,452 in non-current loans and $580,799 in owned assets. To cover these potential losses it had $15,321,966 in net worth and $1,538,130 in loans loss reserves. That gives it a Texas Ratio of 20.78%.

Net Worth
Down East U.S. Average
8.32% 13.21%

Down East FCU has a net worth of 8.32% versus the BestCashCow average of 13.21. 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 On Down East

What is Down East?

A federal credit union, registered with the NCUA under certificate #68563.
Learn more about credit unions here.

Is Down East FDIC insured?

No, credit unions are not insured by the FDIC. They are insured by the National Credit Union Administration. The insurance provisions of the NCUA are similar to, but not identical to, FDIC insurance.

Who can join Down East?

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

What are Down East's share account and share certificate rates?

Down East'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 Down East?

Down East has total capital of $15.32 million. Full information on Down East's financial position is located above.

Who owns Down East?

Credit Unions are owned by their members.

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What Products Does Down East Offer

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