Truwest Credit Union

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A short history of Truwest CU

Since its inception in 1952 the Truwest Credit Union has been serving its members in the Scottsdale, Arizona 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 Alan Althouse, the Truwest CU has grown its membership to over 82,030 with assets of more than $1,018,025,679. They have a main office and 11 branch offices. Please see the credit unions website or contact them by phone at (480) 441-5900 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 Scottsdale, AZ.

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

Charter Number 63832
Address P.O.Box 3489 
City Scottsdale 
State Arizona 
Zip-Code 85271
Phone Number (480) 441-5900
Fax Number () -
Email Address:
CEO/President Alan Althouse
Members 82,030 
Full-Time Employees 225 
Part-Time Employees 13 
Number of Branch Offices 11 
Total Assets 1,018,025,679 

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Truwest Credit Union Financial Performance Charts

Performance Charts

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Financial Data

Truwest 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 8.90 3.25 4.00 3.50 5.25
Mean Rate For All USA Based Credit Unions 10.56 3.72 5.00 4.48 4.95
Rank Among All USA Credit Unions 151 174 203 72 260
Rank Among All Arizona Credit Unions 9 10 14 3 8

Truwest Credit Union Highest Deposit Rates With State and USA Rankings

Checking Regular Savings Money Market Certificates of Deposits IRA/KEOGH
Rate 0.05 0.05 0.10 0.40 0.35
Mean Rate For All USA Based Credit Unions 0.19 0.26 0.29 0.73 0.66
Rank Among All USA Credit Unions 125 143 134 284 250
Rank Among All Arizona Credit Unions 4 5 8 14 16
Truwest Credit Union Loans and Leases

Interest Rate Number of Loans Amount
Unsecured Credit Card Loans 8.90025,24441,720,881
All Other Unsecured Loans/Lines of Credit 8.2506,9666,738,623
Short-Term, Small Amount Loans (STS) (Federal CU Only) 0.00000
Non-Federally Guaranteed Student Loans 0.00000
New Vehicle Loans 3.2509,214227,479,559
Used Vehicle Loans 4.00011,456184,534,133
Total 1st Mortgage Real Estate Loans/Lines of Credit 3.5001,433312,336,907
Total Other Real Estate Loans/Lines of Credit 5.2502,471143,722,511
Leases Receivable 0.00000
Total All Other Loans/Lines of Credit 5.0003635,291,538
TOTAL LOANS & LEASES 57,147921,824,152

Truwest 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 30063,384,04014329,853,334
    b. 15 Years or less 83589,136,184558,854,750
    a. > 15 years 15386,440,0115828,065,586
    b. 15 Years or less 13972,021,27976,427,400
Other Fixed Rate 0000
Adjustable Rate 1 yr or less 61,355,39300
Adjustable Rate > 1 yr 0000


Closed-End Fixed Rate 29212,099,360503,123,065
Closed-End Adjustable Rate 10116,09600
Open-End Adjustable Rate 2,169131,507,05549339,895,003
Open-End Fixed Rate 0000
TOTALS 3,904456,059,418806116,219,138


Interest Only & Payment Option 1st Mortgage Loans 123,363,2840
Interest Only & Payment Option Other RE/LOC Loans 1808,034,9551,736,752
    a. Federally Insured Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) 0000
    b. Proprietary Reverse Mortgage Products 0000

Truwest 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 Yes
ATM/Debit Card Program Yes
Interest Only and Payment Option 1st Mortgage Loans No
Check Cashing Yes
Money Orders Yes
No Surcharge ATMs No
Home Banking Via Internet Website Yes