As a not-for-profit financial cooperative, Goldenwest is owned by its 110,000+ members. With branches from Smithfield to St George the credit union has 28 branches statewide, including the USU Credit Union division in northern Utah and 5,000+ shared branches nationwide.
Goldenwest exists to serve and empower our members so they can achieve financial success in their families, businesses, and communities. As an organization, we set strategic objectives for the credit union's strength so that we may be a viable resource for our membership.
BauerFinancial, the leading ratings provider for banks and credit unions, ranked Goldenwest in the top ten percent of the strongest credit unions in the nation. For many years, Goldenwest has received the five-star "Sustained Superiority Status" for capital adequacy, asset quality and stability. Goldenwest has also received a financial strength rating of “A” or “Excellent” from Weiss Ratings.
Goldenwest has received many awards for strength and work place flexibility. Including NAFCU’s Credit Union of the year in 2007 and Utah Business “Best of State” award in the credit union category for six consecutive years.
A copy of our latest Annual Report is available in PDF format.