Westerra named as one of the Best-In-Colorado Credit Unions by Forbes

DENVER, CO (June 27, 2022) — Westerra Credit Union has been named as one of the Best-In-Colorado Credit Unions by Forbes magazine for the third year in a row! Following is a link to more information and state-by-state rankings:

Forbes reports that just 3.4% of credit unions across the country made the cut for its best-in-state rankings.

Between one and five banks and credit unions in each state were awarded the Best-In-State designation, based on the number of consumer responses to a Forbes survey in each state. According to Forbes, each bank and credit union on average received completed survey responses from 50 surveys/interviews, which queried consumers on topics ranging from mobile banking ease-of-use to transparency of fees and interest rates, plus the hours and accessibility of bank branches.

“It is an honor to be named one of the top 5 Credit Unions in Colorado by Forbes,” said Jay Champion, President & CEO, Westerra Credit Union. “This acknowledgment underscores our mission – to positively impact lives through personal attention and financial education. We appreciate this recognition and will continue to enhance our products and services to support members in all aspects of their financial lives.”


About Westerra Credit Union

Denver-based Westerra Credit Union holds over $1.9 billion in assets and serves 123,000 members throughout the Denver metro area. Founded in Denver 1934 by eight schoolteachers, Westerra’s Purpose is to “teach one another to prosper.” Member-owned and committed to the communities we serve, today we carry that purpose forward to help individuals, families, and businesses. In the past decade, Westerra donated more than $500,000 to the community through sponsorships, donations and grants. For more information, visit


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