Redwood Credit Union makes Forbes’ List of America’s Best Credit Unions

Survey puts RCU in top spot for Northern California

SANTA ROSA, CA (July 9, 2020) — Redwood Credit Union (RCU) has been named a Top 10 Credit Union in California, and the highest-ranked credit union in northern California by Forbes magazine’s list of America’s Best Credit Unions. Of the nation’s 5,200 credit unions, RCU is one of only 182 in the United States to be included on the list.

Forbes surveyed more than 25,000 people nationwide about their banking relationships, asking participants to answer 25 questions about their overall satisfaction with their financial institution, as well as their satisfaction in the categories of trust, digital services, financial advice, branch services, and transparency of terms and conditions.

“We’re extremely honored to be included in Forbes’ list of America’s Best Credit Unions, especially because it’s based on consumer sentiment,” said Brett Martinez, RCU President and CEO. “Our employees are passionate about helping our members—not only in person and on the phone, but through our online and mobile services too. Knowing that members appreciate what we do enough to rate us so highly is a testament to our staff’s dedication and hard work.”

Forbes 2020 Best-in-State Credit Unions

Brett Martinez, Redwood Credit Union President & CEO

Redwood Credit Union’s home office in Santa Rosa

About Redwood Credit Union

Founded in 1950, Redwood Credit Union is a full-service financial institution providing personal and business banking to consumers and businesses in the North Bay and San Francisco. With a mission to passionately serve the best interests of its Members, team members, and communities, RCU delivers many ways for its Members to save and build money through checking and savings accounts, auto and home loans, credit cards, digital banking, business services, commercial and SBA lending, and more. Wealth management and investment services are available through CUSO Financial Services L.P., and insurance and auto-purchasing services are also offered through RCU Services Group (RCU’s wholly owned subsidiary). RCU has more than $8 billion in assets and serves more than 450,000 members with full-service branches from San Francisco to Ukiah. For more information, call 1 (800) 479-7928, visit, or follow RCU on FacebookInstagramX, and LinkedIn for news and updates.


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