“The fees are a lot less than at your regular bank. Working with a not-for-profit allows me to build a more personal relationship with the employees than if I were using a traditional bank.”
-Yvonne C., Tremont CU member for 16 years
Formed in 1952 under the name of “Boston Teachers Federal Credit Union”, Tremont Credit Union is a cooperatively owned not-for-profit financial institution run for the benefit of its member-owners.
Since its foundation, Tremont Credit Union has undergone several name changes and increased its field of membership to serve over 250 Select Employer Groups, including the Boston Public Schools, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Boston Children’s Hospital, and Dana Farber Cancer Institute, the Massachusetts counties of Middlesex, Norfolk, and Suffolk, and all family members of existing members. Throughout Tremont CU’s lifetime, TCU continues to remain committed to providing the best possible products, services and care to its members.
Now with 4 full-service branches in the Boston-Area, and 5,500 Shared Branches nationwide, TCU strives to provide exceptional service to its members. It is because of this type of personal service, along with great rates and low fees, more and more people are choosing TCU as their primary financial institution.
Service: To provide our members the best service through friendly, welcoming transactions paired with convenient banking services.
Loyalty: To stand by our members by providing the reliable services and fiscal knowledge that they need to establish financial health.
Teamwork: Teamwork from all TCU staff to develop and deliver exceptional products & services for our members.
Trust: To instill mutual trust between our members, partners, and the credit union.
Success: To help members succeed financially and personally. Our members’ success is our success.
Membership at Tremont Credit Union gives you part-ownership of the credit union! Tremont Credit Union is a cooperatively owned, not-for-profit financial institution run for the benefit of our member-owners. We take pride in serving our community.
There are many ways to be eligible for membership at Tremont Credit Union. Membership is open to:
- All who live or work in these Massachusetts Counties:
- Suffolk County
- Norfolk County
- Middlesex County
- All who worship in Suffolk County, Massachusetts.
- Many Select Employer Groups throughout Massachusetts. Click here to see if your employer or community association group qualifies.
- All family members of existing members qualify for membership.
Becoming a Tremont CU member is just a few clicks away. Apply for membership online today to become a part-owner of Tremont Credit Union!
Enjoy these free services as part of your Tremont Credit Union Membership:
- Direct Deposit Discounts – Loan discounts & no monthly maintenance fee on Checking accounts! Learn more>>
- Online Banking – Access your account anywhere at any time! Learn more>>
- Mobile App with Remote Check Deposit – TCU at your fingertips! Learn more>>
- Automated Member Telephone Self Service System – Bank over the phone! Learn more>>
- Bill Pay – Stay on top of your bills! Learn more>>
- Coin Machines – Make use of loose change! Learn more>>
- Shared Branching – Access to 5,000+ credit union branches nationwide. Learn more>>
- Extensive Nationwide ATM Network – CO-OP and SUM ATM network. Learn more>>
- Notary Public – Each branch has free notary public services to members.
- Online Car Shopping Portal – Research the right ride for you! Learn more>>
- Love My Credit Union Rewards Program – Earn cash back and rewards when you shop! Learn more>>
- Financial Learning Platform & Blogs – Get informed! Learn more>>
- Privacy & Security Resources – Protect your identity and finances. Learn more>>
- Insurance Discounts- As a member of TCU, you have access to discounted Home, Auto, and Life Insurance through TruStage. Learn more>>
Loans & Credit Cards
- Auto Loans – New & Used. Learn more>>
- Mortgages – Purchase or Refinance. Learn more>>
- Home Equity Lines of Credit – HELOCs. Learn more>>
- Motorcycle, Boat & RV Loans. Learn more>>
- Personal Loans. Learn more>>
- Mass Save Loan. Learn more>>
- Share or CD-Secured Loans. Learn more>>
- Regular Savings Account. Learn more>>
- Tiered Youth Savings Account. Learn more>>
- Individual Retirement Accounts – IRAs. Learn more>>
- Money Management Account – Higher dividend savings account with withdrawal. Learn more>>
- Christmas Club – Budgeting tool with limited withdrawals per year. Learn more>>
- Vacation Club – Budgeting tool with limited withdrawals per year. Learn more>>
- Certificate of Deposit. Learn more>>
- Basic Checking Account – Unlimited check writing. Learn more>>
- E-Green Checking Account – Totally free & paperless checking account. Learn more>>
- Student Checking Account – Free check writing for ages 16-22. Learn more>>
Tremont Credit Union has four Boston-Area branches in the Longwood area, Roslindale, Dorchester, and Braintree. You can also access your TCU account in-person at any of the 5,000+ Shared Branches through the Co-Op Network.
Bank in-person, anywhere! Shared branches provide TCU members with over 5,000 branches nationwide!
Membership with TCU gives you access to nearly 30,000 surcharge-free CO-OP ATMs nationwide.
Access a surcharge-free SUM Network ATM!