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Westerra is your modern financial community

(doesn't that sound cool?)

Don't go it alone.

Why do finances sometimes feel so complicated? All too often, people are left to figure it out on their own. Not here. At Westerra, we're committed to teaching one another to prosper (financially, and all the other ways you can define it).

Why more Coloradans are choosing Westerra

Easy Account Opening

It takes just 5 minutes to open an account online or on mobile (you can also visit us at one of our branches. You’ll see why members love us for our local and personal service. We're always there every step of the way.

Financial Stability

Westerra Credit Union members have the assurance of knowing that their deposits are federally insured up to $250,000 by the National Credit Union Administration and that their individual retirement accounts are federally insured up to an additional $250,000 per member.


That means no stockholders. Instead, our members reap the rewards of our earnings with great rates, low fees, and more personalized service.

90 Years (And Counting)

While much has changed in the financial services industry, in the world and at Westerra since we were formed 90-years ago by eight visionary teachers, our purpose remains aligned with their original vision! Learn more about our legacy.

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Who can join? (It's easy)

As a credit union, we like to keep things local. Anyone can join Westerra who lives or works in the 7-county Denver metro area, is an immediate family member of any Westerra member, or contributes $5 to the Denver Public Schools Foundation.

Our Connection to the Community. Because we live here, too.

Westerra cares

Our combined corporate giving and employee volunteerism program focuses on three impact areas: education, financial literacy and community basics.

Responding with Action

We provide support through corporate donations and funds raised by employees and members. In 2022, contributions were made to Community Foundation Boulder County’s Wildfire Relief Fund and the Colorado Healing Fund for Club Q victims.

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging

Westerra continues expand our DEI(B) work as a critical pillar of our organization as we implement initiatives to increase awareness and competencies on every level.

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Ranked By Newsweek as One of the Best

Thanks for helping us become one of Newsweek’s “America’s Best Regional Banks and Credit Unions” in 2024! Westerra is one of five Colorado-based financial institutions selected for this prestigious list and only one of 3 credit unions selected.

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