Join California's Leading Credit UnionSM

Founded in 1933, Golden 1 is the only state-chartered credit union with membership that is open to all Californians. We help honest, hard-working families and individuals lead their best lives. We believe in doing right by people and investing in our communities. It’s not just what we do, it’s who we are.

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3% back on groceries, takeout, and more.

Providing for your loved ones is always top priority. And with your Golden 1 Platinum Rewards card, you always earn 3% cash rebates on grocery store and restaurant takeout purchases. Curbside pickup just got more rewarding.

LIVE YOUR BEST LIFE WITH OUR FREE FINANCIAL WELLNESS WEBCASTS!

Visit the Financial Wellness Center to register for one of our free educational webcasts. These live 30-minute instructor-led sessions offer security tips and tools, ways to manage your finances in times of uncertainty, and more.  


KNOW YOUR CREDIT SCORE AND SAVE MONEY.

Monitoring your credit score can help you fix mistakes, maintain your best score, and save money on loan interest. We’re pleased to offer Credit Sense, a service with free instant access to your credit score in Mobile and Online Banking.

Even more reasons to join Golden 1

The Golden 1 Difference

All the banking services you expect with low-to-no fees and exceptional service.

Community Service

We support hundreds of organizations helping people statewide. 

Reach Your Goals

Staying financially fit takes training. We can help.

Home Loans

Shopping for a home loan? Our home loan advisors are here to help.

Mobile Convenience

Get secure access to your accounts with convenience on the go. 

One Million Members

... and growing. Membership is open to all who live or work in California.