2. Best Credit Union for Big Network of Branches: First Tech Credit Union
First Tech Credit Union
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First Tech Credit Union has one of the largest footprints of branch locations, with 40 branches in nine states and Puerto Rico. With its origins targeting technology workers at Tektronix, the company’s locations are focused on high tech centers in the United States.
Its participation in the Co-op network gives members access to 30,000+ ATMs fee-free and over 5,000 branches to take care of banking business. Even if you don’t live near a First Tech branch, you can do pretty much everything at those partner branches. With so many, odds are one is nearby.
The credit union offers multiple checkings options, some of which offer competitive interest rates and rewards. And anyone can join!