Connections Credit Union

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A short history of Connections CU

Since its inception in 1937 the Connections Credit Union has been serving its members in the POCATELLO, Idaho 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 Brian Osberg, the Connections CU has grown its membership to over 19,967 with assets of more than $153,969,491. They have a main office and 11 branch offices. Please see the credit unions website or contact them by phone at (208) 233-5544 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 POCATELLO, ID.

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

Charter Number 68257
Address PO BOX 4909 
State Idaho 
Zip-Code 83205
Phone Number (208) 233-5544
Fax Number (208) 233-1288
Email Address:
CEO/President Brian Osberg
Members 19,967 
Full-Time Employees 65 
Part-Time Employees
Number of Branch Offices 11 
Total Assets 153,969,491 

Compare Connections Credit Union To Other Local Credit Unions

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Zip Code
Phone Number
ATM Access
Distance (Miles)
Sei CU Main 555 N 5th Ave 83204 (208) 233-4395 No 0.15
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Advantage Plus CU Center Street 2133 E Center St 83205 (208) 232-7711 No 1.15
Idaho Central CU Cleveland 4821 Cleveland Blvd 83605 (208) 846-7000 No 3.14
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Connections Credit Union Financial Performance Charts

Performance Charts

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Financial Data

Connections 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 8.00 2.85 2.85 4.25 5.50
Mean Rate For All USA Based Credit Unions 10.56 3.72 5.00 4.48 4.95
Rank Among All USA Credit Unions 91 128 78 174 289
Rank Among All Idaho Credit Unions 5 5 4 11 17

Connections Credit Union Highest Deposit Rates With State and USA Rankings

Checking Regular Savings Money Market Certificates of Deposits IRA/KEOGH
Rate 0.10 0.15 0.25 0.85 0.85
Mean Rate For All USA Based Credit Unions 0.19 0.26 0.29 0.73 0.66
Rank Among All USA Credit Unions 116 119 105 198 179
Rank Among All Idaho Credit Unions 4 6 8 13 9
Connections Credit Union Loans and Leases

Interest Rate Number of Loans Amount
Unsecured Credit Card Loans 8.0001,6423,566,915
All Other Unsecured Loans/Lines of Credit 15.0003,2281,849,095
Short-Term, Small Amount Loans (STS) (Federal CU Only) 0.00000
Non-Federally Guaranteed Student Loans 6.5001278,838
New Vehicle Loans 2.8502765,738,973
Used Vehicle Loans 2.8502,83928,768,179
Total 1st Mortgage Real Estate Loans/Lines of Credit 4.25052142,874,146
Total Other Real Estate Loans/Lines of Credit 5.5002164,687,134
Leases Receivable 0.00000
Total All Other Loans/Lines of Credit 7.0001,46621,741,791
TOTAL LOANS & LEASES 10,200109,305,071

Connections 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 182,301,8602175,000
    b. 15 Years or less 15810,323,7547781,600
    a. > 15 years 221,938,64800
    b. 15 Years or less 20025,109,369222,712,450
Other Fixed Rate 0000
Adjustable Rate 1 yr or less 1233,200,51511487,000
Adjustable Rate > 1 yr 0000


Closed-End Fixed Rate 23970,529489,500
Closed-End Adjustable Rate 0000
Open-End Adjustable Rate 1933,716,605331,399,205
Open-End Fixed Rate 0000
TOTALS 73747,561,280795,644,755


Interest Only & Payment Option 1st Mortgage Loans 000
Interest Only & Payment Option Other RE/LOC Loans 000
    a. Federally Insured Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) 0000
    b. Proprietary Reverse Mortgage Products 0000

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