First Financial Credit Union

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A short history of First Financial CU

Since its inception in 1937 the First Financial Credit Union has been serving its members in the ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico 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 Ronald Moorehead, the First Financial CU has grown its membership to over 72,764 with assets of more than $522,277,127. They have a main office and 15 branch offices. Please see the credit unions website or contact them by phone at (505) 766-5600 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 ALBUQUERQUE, NM.

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

Charter Number 68244
Address PO BOX 25587 
State New Mexico 
Zip-Code 87125
Phone Number (505) 766-5600
Fax Number (505) 768-7144
Email Address:
CEO/President Ronald Moorehead
Members 72,764 
Full-Time Employees 225 
Part-Time Employees
Number of Branch Offices 15 
Total Assets 522,277,127 

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First Financial Credit Union Financial Performance Charts

Performance Charts

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Financial Data

First Financial 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 9.99 4.14 4.19 5.28 5.08
Mean Rate For All USA Based Credit Unions 10.56 3.72 5.00 4.48 4.95
Rank Among All USA Credit Unions 253 298 225 301 238
Rank Among All New Mexico Credit Unions 8 20 11 17 7

First Financial Credit Union Highest Deposit Rates With State and USA Rankings

Checking Regular Savings Money Market Certificates of Deposits IRA/KEOGH
Rate 0.20 0.25 0.30 0.45 0.45
Mean Rate For All USA Based Credit Unions 0.19 0.26 0.29 0.73 0.66
Rank Among All USA Credit Unions 102 95 97 274 234
Rank Among All New Mexico Credit Unions 2 9 7 27 19
First Financial Credit Union Loans and Leases

Interest Rate Number of Loans Amount
Unsecured Credit Card Loans 9.9903,8925,914,274
All Other Unsecured Loans/Lines of Credit 12.14014,12022,585,474
Short-Term, Small Amount Loans (STS) (Federal CU Only) 0.00000
Non-Federally Guaranteed Student Loans 0.00000
New Vehicle Loans 4.1405,783146,123,749
Used Vehicle Loans 4.1909,265128,433,990
Total 1st Mortgage Real Estate Loans/Lines of Credit 5.28044066,005,492
Total Other Real Estate Loans/Lines of Credit 5.08088329,374,421
Leases Receivable 0.00000
Total All Other Loans/Lines of Credit 8.6501,13310,590,680
TOTAL LOANS & LEASES 35,516409,028,080

First Financial 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 18020,504,582233,366,820
    b. 15 Years or less 14515,726,883151,384,100
    a. > 15 years 4118,040,753112,739,724
    b. 15 Years or less 7010,052,18721,580,000
Other Fixed Rate 0000
Adjustable Rate 1 yr or less 0000
Adjustable Rate > 1 yr 41,681,08721,325,000


Closed-End Fixed Rate 17711,096,449342,976,235
Closed-End Adjustable Rate 22520,95400
Open-End Adjustable Rate 68417,757,018501,397,833
Open-End Fixed Rate 0000
TOTALS 1,32395,379,91313714,769,712


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

First Financial Credit Union Member Offerings
First Time Homebuyer Program Yes
Real Estate Loans Yes
Pay Day Lending Yes
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 No
Money Orders Yes
No Surcharge ATMs Yes
Home Banking Via Internet Website Yes