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About MembersFirst

Established in 1953, and named by and for its members, MembersFirst credit union serves the employees of WellStar Health System, DeKalb Medical, Atlanta Medical Center, Paulding County School System, Douglas County School System and the residents of Paulding County, Georgia. In 2015, MembersFirst Credit Union expanded its footprint into the Savannah market when it merged with Chatham Federal Credit Union. Chatham Federal has an extensive history of serving the employees of St. Joseph’s Candler Hospital and the residents of Chatham County, Georgia.

MembersFirst is a not-for-profit financial cooperative insured by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA). We offer a full suite of financial services specializing in savings and checking accounts, consumer loans, credit cards and mortgages. MembersFirst is dedicated to the credit union philosophy of people helping people. The service delivered rests on three pillars: Service that exceeds member expectations, integrity without exception and working together as a team to achieve optimum results for our members.

Like our name says, our promise at MembersFirst Credit Union is to put the concerns and welfare of our members first, ahead of all other considerations. With our members’ best interest in mind, we seek innovative ways to grow the credit union and deliver financial services that meet the changing needs of our members at every stage of life. We are dedicated to the credit union philosophy of people helping people. In all of our interactions, we aim to exceed expectations, cultivate strong financial habits and safeguard our members’ deposits by making responsible credit and investment decisions. We will always put our Members First!

MembersFirst Snapshot Profile:

Total member-owners: 28,000+

Branches: 10, in 8 counties across Metro Atlanta and Metro-Savannah

Field Of Membership:

  • WellStar Health System
  • DeKalb Medical
  • Paulding County Schools
  • Douglas County Schools
  • Residents of Paulding County, Georgia
  • Residents of Sandy Springs, Georgia
  • Residents of Chatham County, Georgia
  • Residents of Effingham County, Georgia
  • Residents of Bryan County, Georgia

For a complete list of the Field of Membership, click here.

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