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Make an appointment online or visit one of our convenient branch locations to open your new account. Please bring the necessary documentation below with you.

Membership Eligibility

Serving Butte, Glenn, Shasta, and Tehama County.

Field of Membership

Membership for Members 1st Credit Union is open to anyone who lives, works or worships in the counties of Butte, Glenn, Shasta, and Tehama. In addition, membership is extended to government employees, school employees, students, and their family members in the counties of Butte, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc, Plumas, Sierra, Siskiyou, and Trinity.

Does it cost anything to open an account?

You can open an account at Members 1st Credit Union for only $1. Since every member is a shareholder at Members 1st, your $1 minimum deposit acts as your share. This $1 deposit is NOT a fee, but cannot be drawn upon during your time of membership with Members 1st. If you ever wish to end your membership with Members 1st, the $1 share deposit will be reimbursed to you along with the remaining balance on your account.

Existing Members

Existing members may follow the instructions below to open additional accounts.

Visit your nearest Members 1st Credit Union branch or call us at (530) 222-6060 or (800) 303-3838 to complete your request.

New Members

New members are required to provide one form of primary identification, one form of secondary identification, and one form of proof of residency.

Primary Identification

Please bring with you one of the following forms of primary identification below. Your identification must include a photo, date of birth, and full name. Minor accounts require a child's birth certificate, Social Security Number, and date of birth.

  • Valid California issued driver license or California identification card
  • U.S. issued passport
  • U.S. Armed Forces identification
  • Federal Government Employee Identification (Must contain photo, date of birth, name and address)

Secondary Identification

Please bring with you one of the following forms of secondary identification below.

  • Automobile registration
  • Phone, utility or mortgage bill
  • State issued birth certificate
  • Credit card

Proof of Residency

Please bring with you proof of your physical address such as.

  • Driver's license (showing current physical address)
  • Utility statement
  • Car insurance card
  • Payroll stub
  • Signed rental agreement or property deed/title papers
  • Voter registration card

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