California Bear Credit Union

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A short history of California Bear CU

Since its inception in 1933 the California Bear Credit Union has been serving its members in the Los Angeles, California area with exceptional financial products. You can find their current interest rates on used car loans, new car loans, 1st mortgage loans and interest rates on both fixed and adjustable mortgages here on these pages. Currently led by Robert Vecci, the California Bear CU has grown its membership to over 10,511 with assets of more than $115,776,074. They have a main office and 3 branch offices. Please see the credit unions website or contact them by phone at (213) 830-4100 or email them at to get exact details . There are many other credit unions in the local area. See them all here. Credit Unions in Los Angeles, CA.

General Information For California Bear CU was taken from their 6/30/2017 quarterly report, which is the most current available public information.

Charter Number 68507
Address 300 S Spring St Ste 1215 
City Los Angeles 
State California 
Zip-Code 90013
Phone Number (213) 830-4100
Fax Number (213) 830-4192
Email Address:
CEO/President Robert Vecci
Members 10,511 
Full-Time Employees 21 
Part-Time Employees
Number of Branch Offices
Total Assets 115,776,074 

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California Bear Credit Union Financial Performance Charts

Performance Charts

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Financial Data

California Bear Credit Union Lowest Loan Rates With State and USA Rankings

Unsecured Credit Card New Car Loans Used Car Loans 1st Mortgage Loans Other Real Estate
Rate 8.99 4.75 5.25 4.25 6.25
Mean Rate For All USA Based Credit Unions 10.56 3.72 5.00 4.48 4.95
Rank Among All USA Credit Unions 159 369 356 174 368
Rank Among All California Credit Unions 25 127 129 76 113

California Bear Credit Union Highest Deposit Rates With State and USA Rankings

Checking Regular Savings Money Market Certificates of Deposits IRA/KEOGH
Rate N/A 0.05 0.13 0.25 0.25
Mean Rate For All USA Based Credit Unions 0.19 0.26 0.29 0.73 0.66
Rank Among All USA Credit Unions N/A 143 130 310 266
Rank Among All California Credit Unions N/A 45 43 92 79
California Bear Credit Union Loans and Leases

Interest Rate Number of Loans Amount
Unsecured Credit Card Loans 8.9902,2416,053,614
All Other Unsecured Loans/Lines of Credit 12.9001,4403,310,580
Short-Term, Small Amount Loans (STS) (Federal CU Only) 0.00000
Non-Federally Guaranteed Student Loans 0.00000
New Vehicle Loans 4.7503386,128,353
Used Vehicle Loans 5.2507899,390,729
Total 1st Mortgage Real Estate Loans/Lines of Credit 4.2507312,568,229
Total Other Real Estate Loans/Lines of Credit 6.2501014,924,115
Leases Receivable 0.00000
Total All Other Loans/Lines of Credit 5.00035319,407
TOTAL LOANS & LEASES 5,01742,695,027

California Bear Credit Union Real Estate Loans and Lines of Credit


No. of Loans Outstanding Amt of Loans Outstanding No. of Loans Granted Year- to-Date Amount Granted Year-To-Date
Fixed Rate
    a. > 15 years 4111,358,61741,631,000
    b. 15 Years or less 23766,39700
    a. > 15 years 0000
    b. 15 Years or less 0000
Other Fixed Rate 0000
Adjustable Rate 1 yr or less 9443,21500
Adjustable Rate > 1 yr 0000


Closed-End Fixed Rate 21530,83200
Closed-End Adjustable Rate 0000
Open-End Adjustable Rate 804,393,28300
Open-End Fixed Rate 0000
TOTALS 17417,492,34441,631,000


Interest Only & Payment Option 1st Mortgage Loans 2145,4210
Interest Only & Payment Option Other RE/LOC Loans 12675,5790
    a. Federally Insured Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) 0000
    b. Proprietary Reverse Mortgage Products 0000

California Bear Credit Union Member Offerings
First Time Homebuyer Program Yes
Real Estate Loans Yes
Pay Day Lending No
Share Secured Credit Cards Yes
Overdraft Protection/Courtesy Pay Yes
Overdraft Lines of Credit No
ATM/Debit Card Program Yes
Interest Only and Payment Option 1st Mortgage Loans No
Check Cashing Yes
Money Orders No
No Surcharge ATMs No
Home Banking Via Internet Website Yes