601 N. Canal St. Carlsbad, NM 88220   575-887-1785 or 575-887-0098     u1stcommfcu@pvtn.net

5-Star U-1st FCU Fostering Relationships, Accountability

May 23, 2019


March 2019: Coral Gables, Florida, BauerFinancial, Inc., the Nation’s Premier Bank and Credit Union Rating Firm, salutes U-1st Community FCU, Carlsbad, New Mexico, for its continued financial excellence. Not only has U-1st Community F.C.U. earned Bauer’s highest (5-Star) rating for financial strength and stability, it has earned and maintained Bauer’s recommendation (5-Stars or 4-Stars) for 47 consecutive quarters. Earning Bauer’s recommendation indicates this credit union excels in areas of capital adequacy, profitability, asset quality and much more.

5 star credit union

“The People Helping People ideology that engenders credit unions”, observes Karen L. Dorway, president of BauerFinancial, “is alive and well. Credit unions base decisions on relationships, not just on numbers. We seem to be coming to a point where human interaction is regaining importance. Technology is an invaluable tool, but only when it enhances the member experience. U-1st Community F.C.U. has never lost sight of that.”

U-1st Community FCU was established in 1955,  and has been building personal relationships ever since. Today, 64 years later, U-1st Community F.C.U. operates through a conveniently located office on North Canal Street in Carlsbad and can also be found online at u1stcommfcu.net.

U-1st Community Federal Credit Union: “Where We Put YOU First!”

Member of the NCUA and an Equal Housing Lender.

BauerFinancial, Inc., Coral Gables, Florida, the nation’s leading independent bank and credit union rating and research firm, has been reporting on and analyzing the performance of U.S. banks and credit unions since 1983. No institution can pay for or opt out of BauerFinancial rating. Consumers may obtain free star-ratings by visiting bauerfinancial.com.