PO Box 120010
Grand Rapids, MI 49528

2019 Overview

General Credit Union Information

NCUA Insured Yes
Charter Number # # 62340
Date Established 1968
Assets $179.51 million
Loans $118.34 million
Deposits $148.11 million
Capital $27.08 million

Preferred is an NCUA insured institution located in Grand Rapids, MI. It was founded in 1968 and has approximately $179.51 millions in assets.

Field of Membership Restrictions

Membership is open to anyone through becoming a member of the Co-Optical Service ($2 sign-up fee). Membership is open to those who live, work, attend school or worship in Barry, Allegan, Branch, Berrien, Cass, Calhoun, Clinton, Clare, Gratiot, Eaton, Ionia, Kalamazoo, Isabella, Lake, Kent, Manistee, Mecosta, Mason, Missaukee, Muskegon, Montcalm, Newaygo, Oceana, Osceola, Ottawa, St. Joseph, Van Buren and Wexford Counties in Michigan.

Deposit Rates - October 21, 2019

Your Current Location: Connecticut, CT 06828

Savings and Money Market Rates (Share Account Rates) APY MIN MAX
Money Market
0.30% $2,500 $9,999 Learn MoreShow Less
Money Market
0.35% $10,000 $24,999 Learn MoreShow Less
Money Market
0.40% $25,000 $49,999 Learn MoreShow Less
Fixed IRA
1.06% $500 $9,999 Learn MoreShow Less
CD Rates (Share Certificate Rates) APY MIN MAX
6 Mo CD
0.75% $10,000 - Learn MoreShow Less
12 Mo CD
1.00% $10,000 - Learn MoreShow Less
Special: 15 Mo CD
2.25% $1,000 - Learn MoreShow Less
24 Mo CD
1.11% $10,000 - Learn MoreShow Less
Special: 25 Mo CD
2.45% $1,000 - Learn MoreShow Less
30 Mo CD
1.16% $10,000 - Learn MoreShow Less
36 Mo CD
1.41% $10,000 - Learn MoreShow Less
48 Mo CD
2.07% $10,000 - Learn MoreShow Less
60 Mo CD
2.43% $10,000 - Learn MoreShow Less
Variable IRA Rates APY MIN MAX
0.35% $5 - Learn MoreShow Less

Loan Rates - October 21, 2019

Your Current Location: Connecticut, CT 06828

There are currently no loan rates available for PREFERRED

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

Featured - Connecticut 30 Year Fixed Mortgage Rates 2019

Lender APR Rate (%) Points Fees Monthly
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Quicken Loans NMLS #3030
NMLS ID: 3030
4.990% 4.990% 0.00 $0 $1,341 Learn More
NMLS ID: 2890
License#: 13256
3.523% 3.500% 0.25 $732 $1,123 Learn More
Rocket Mortgage
NMLS ID: 3030
4.875% 4.875% 0.00 $0 $1,324 Learn More

Featured - Connecticut Home Equity Line Of Credit Rates 2019

Lender APR (%)? Monthly Payment? Learn More
Figure Home Equity Line
Figure Home Equity Line
0.000 %
$0 Learn More
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Bethpage Federal Credit Union
Bethpage Federal Credit Union
Intro APR
3.990 %
After Intro: 5.250 %
Intro Period: 12 months
$25,000 Learn More
More Info
Third Federal Savings and Loans
Third Federal Savings and Loans
3.990 %
$0 Learn More
More Info

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Financial Details

Preferred Ratio Analysis

The following ratios and data are available to help you better understand the financial condition of Preferred. 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
Preferred U.S. Average
3.66% 5.86

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, 2019, Preferred had $789,874 in non-current loans and $228,285 in owned assets. To cover these potential losses it had $27,082,392 in net worth and $734,026 in loans loss reserves. That gives it a Texas Ratio of 3.66%.

Net Worth
Preferred U.S. Average
15.08% 13.65%

Preferred FCU has a net worth of 15.08% versus the BestCashCow average of 13.65. 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 Preferred

Branches and Savings

What is Preferred?

A federal credit union, registered with the NCUA under certificate #62340.
Learn more about credit unions here.

Is Preferred 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 Preferred?

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

What are Preferred's share account and share certificate rates?

Preferred'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 Preferred?

Preferred has total capital of $27.08 million. Full information on Preferred's financial position is located above.

Who owns Preferred?

Credit Unions are owned by their members.

Where are Preferred branches located?

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What Products Does Preferred Offer

Does Preferred offer mortgages?

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Does Preferred offer home equity lines of credit and home equity loans?

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Does Preferred offer auto and RV loans?

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Does Preferred offer student loans or personal loans?

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