To open an account at Fitzsimons Credit Union you must meet at least one of the following criteria: live, work, worship or attend school in Aurora, Watkins, Bennett, Strasburg or eastern Centennial; be active or retired military; be a family member of those who meet the above criteria; or you or a family member work for any of our Select Employer Groups (SEGs). A minimum opening savings deposit of $5 per member and one-time $5 new account fee is required.
What is a partnering credit union?
At Fitzsimons, a Partnering Credit Union, you're considered our partner who we know as an individual. Being our partner means you are a part-owner of the credit union. Because Fitzsimons Credit Union is not-for-profit, we are owned and operated by account holders just like you, not shareholders on Wall Street.
How do I apply for a loan?
To apply for a loan, first open at least a savings account and meet the requirements described above. Once you have an account, you can begin applying for the loans you need. Many loans can be applied for online through an easy application process found when you log-in to online banking. You can even get an instant decision on certain types of loans when applied for online.
What is shared branching?
With shared branching, credit unions from all over the country share facilities to give you thousands of convenient locations (over 150 in Colorado) to perform transactions just as if you were at Fitzsimons Credit Union. So, whether you're at work, home, or your favorite travel destination, Fitzsimons Credit Union is always nearby.
At shared branch locations you can:
- Make Deposits
- Make Withdrawals
- Make Loan Payments
- Make transfers between accounts
- Purchase money orders, travelers checks and official checks*
- And more!
*May not be available at all outlets and locations.
Get Started Online or Visit a Branch
Open a checking or savings account online and start applying for the loans you need, all online at your convenience. Or visit one of our branches today, open an account, or simply learn more about what we have to offer.
Are my funds insured?
Absolutely. Your funds are federally insured by the National Credit Union Adminsitration (NCUA) to at least $250,000. The NCUA is backed by the full faith and credit of the United States Government. The NCUA is identical to the FDIC.