Gold Credit Union

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A short history of Gold CU

Since its inception in 1937 the Gold Credit Union has been serving its members in the ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania 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 Cheryl Bartholomew, the Gold CU has grown its membership to over 8,786 with assets of more than $126,943,579. They have a main office and 2 branch offices. Please see the credit unions website or contact them by phone at (484) 223-4200 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 ALLENTOWN, PA.

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

Charter Number 64884
Address 4703 HAMILTON BLVD 
State Pennsylvania 
Zip-Code 18103
Phone Number (484) 223-4200
Fax Number (484) 223-4250
Email Address:
CEO/President Cheryl Bartholomew
Members 8,786 
Full-Time Employees 23 
Part-Time Employees
Number of Branch Offices
Total Assets 126,943,579 

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Zip Code
Phone Number
ATM Access
Distance (Miles)
People First CU Sacred Heart Branch 451 Chew St Ste 204 18102 (610) 797-7440 No 0.27
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Lehigh County Employees CU courthouse 455 Hamilton St 18101 (610) 782-3318 No 2.20
Lehigh Valley Educators CU Vital Records 4031 Independence Dr 18078 (610) 799-2100 No 2.60
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Gold Credit Union Financial Performance Charts

Performance Charts

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Financial Data

Gold 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 10.90 1.99 1.99 4.50 4.50
Mean Rate For All USA Based Credit Unions 10.56 3.72 5.00 4.48 4.95
Rank Among All USA Credit Unions 332 34 21 205 168
Rank Among All Pennsylvania Credit Unions 54 8 5 69 62

Gold Credit Union Highest Deposit Rates With State and USA Rankings

Checking Regular Savings Money Market Certificates of Deposits IRA/KEOGH
Rate 0.20 0.20 N/A 0.55 0.20
Mean Rate For All USA Based Credit Unions 0.19 0.26 0.29 0.73 0.66
Rank Among All USA Credit Unions 102 108 N/A 251 271
Rank Among All Pennsylvania Credit Unions 9 29 N/A 68 60
Gold Credit Union Loans and Leases

Interest Rate Number of Loans Amount
Unsecured Credit Card Loans 10.9007141,937,986
All Other Unsecured Loans/Lines of Credit 2.9905333,175,696
Short-Term, Small Amount Loans (STS) (Federal CU Only) 0.00000
Non-Federally Guaranteed Student Loans 8.990928,582
New Vehicle Loans 1.99055712,498,673
Used Vehicle Loans 1.99086011,873,495
Total 1st Mortgage Real Estate Loans/Lines of Credit 4.50036534,337,090
Total Other Real Estate Loans/Lines of Credit 4.50030210,055,781
Leases Receivable 0.00000
Total All Other Loans/Lines of Credit 3.000841,269,139
TOTAL LOANS & LEASES 3,42475,176,442

Gold 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 9214,201,89992,034,600
    b. 15 Years or less 22816,926,9536534,995
    a. > 15 years 1115,82900
    b. 15 Years or less 61,444,6652434,000
Other Fixed Rate 0000
Adjustable Rate 1 yr or less 381,647,74414206,698
Adjustable Rate > 1 yr 0000


Closed-End Fixed Rate 1745,808,120281,399,024
Closed-End Adjustable Rate 0000
Open-End Adjustable Rate 1284,247,66156845,353
Open-End Fixed Rate 0000
TOTALS 66744,392,8711155,454,670


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

Gold 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 No
Overdraft Lines of Credit Yes
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