First Technology


2702 Orchard Pkwy
San Jose, CA 95134
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Phone 1-855-855-8805

Notable Rates APY Vs.Others
Savings 0.10% 0.85% →
1-Year CD 0.30% 0.70% →
2-Year CD 0.40% 0.75% →
5-Year CD 1.20% 1.15% →
30-Year Mortgage 4.21% 2.72% →
15-Year Mortgage 3.61% 2.36% →
HELOC N.A. 2.79% →

2021 Overview

General Credit Union Information

First Technology is an NCUA insured institution located in San Jose, CA. It was founded in 1970 and has approximately $14107.09 millions in assets.

Who can join?

You can join...

If you work for a high tech or telecom sponsor company, for the State of Oregon, or in Lane County, Oregon.

If you live In Lane County Oregon.

If you are an immediate family member of a First Tech member (regardless of where you live), or if you are a member of the Financial Fitness Association.

NCUA Insured Yes / Federally Chartered
Charter Number # # 19976
Date Established 1970
Assets $14,107.09 million
Loans $8,613.22 million
Deposits $11,146.80 million
Capital $1,441.72 million

Field of Membership Restrictions

Membership in First Technology Federal Credit Union is open to members of the Financial Fitness Association (join for $8 yearly fee) or the Computer History Museum ($15 yearly fee). Membership is also open to those who live and work in Lane County in Oregon and for those who work for a high tech or telecom company, or the state of Oregon.

Deposit Rates - September 18, 2021

Your Current Location: California, CA 92111

Savings and Money Market Rates (Share Account Rates) APY MIN MAX
0.10% $2,500 $4,999 Learn More
Money Market
0.15% $10,000 $24,999 Learn More
CD Rates (Share Certificate Rates) APY MIN MAX
6 Mo CD
0.15% $500 - Learn More
6 Mo CD
0.20% $50,000 - Learn More
12 Mo CD
0.25% $500 - Learn More
12 Mo CD
0.30% $50,000 - Learn More
13 Month Bump Up
0.20% $500 - Learn More
24 Mo CD
0.35% $500 - Learn More
24 Mo CD
0.40% $50,000 - Learn More
36 Mo CD
0.40% $500 - Learn More
36 Mo CD
0.45% $50,000 - Learn More
60 Mo CD
1.15% $500 - Learn More
60 Mo CD
1.20% $50,000 - Learn More
Int Checking Rates APY MIN MAX
0.05% $0 - Learn MoreShow Less

Loan Rates - September 18, 2021

Your Current Location: California, CA 92111

Home Equity Rates APR Rate Monthly Payment
Auto Loan Rates APR Rate Monthly Payment
5 Year 4.19% 4.19% $462.56
Refinance Mortgage Rates APR Rate Monthly Payment
Purchase Mortgage Rates APR Rate Monthly Payment

Monthly payments for mortgage products are based on a loan amount of $200,000. Home equity monthly payments are based on a loan amount of $50,000. Auto loan monthly payments are based on a loan amount of $25,000. Rates for each product are based on a variety of factors including credit score and loan amount. For specific requirements please check with the lender. Rates may change at any time.



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Financial Details

First Technology Ratio Analysis

The following ratios and data are available to help you better understand the financial condition of First Technology. 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
First Technology U.S. Average
1.99% 4.38

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 March 31, 2021, First Technology had $28,411,326 in non-current loans and $1,559,420 in owned assets. To cover these potential losses it had $1,441,717,681 in net worth and $65,841,881 in loans loss reserves. That gives it a Texas Ratio of 1.99%.

Net Worth
First Technology U.S. Average
10.21% 12.20%

First Technology FCU has a net worth of 10.21% versus the BestCashCow average of 12.20. 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 First Technology

Branches and Savings

What is First Technology?

A federal credit union, registered with the NCUA under certificate #19976.
Learn more about credit unions here.

Is First Technology 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. First Technology is insured by the NCUA.

Who can join First Technology?

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

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

First Technology'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 First Technology?

First Technology has total capital of $1,441.72 million. Full information on First Technology's financial position is located above.

Who owns First Technology?

Credit Unions are owned by their members.

Where are First Technology branches located?

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What Products Does First Technology Offer

Does First Technology offer mortgages?

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Does First Technology offer home equity lines of credit and home equity loans?

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Does First Technology offer auto and RV loans?

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Does First Technology offer student loans or personal loans?

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