Become a valued "shareholder" with Valor Credit Union
Membership is one of the main differences between a credit union and other financial institutions. As a member, you don't just have an account with Valor, you become part of our financial cooperative that elects its own volunteer Board of Directors who, along with a Board appointed Supervisory Committee, work to insure that all decisions made are in the best interests of our members.
At Valor we are a full-service financial provider insured by the National Credit Union Association (NCUA). We pride ourselves on the full line of services and benefits offered to our members, and we are constantly striving to enhance them. The following are just some of the benefits available:
Includes Select Employee Groups (SEGs), affiliated associations, proximity to the Veterans Memorial Bridge, and family ties. Qualification details for each are listed below:
If you are or choose to become a member of or volunteer with one of the following organizations, you may be eligible to join Valor:
|American Consumer Council||Join the American Consumer Council by clicking 'Apply Online' to the right. Enter the promo code "consumer" to waive the membership fee. We can also enroll you when we open your account.||Apply Online|
|Tobyhanna Army Depot Chapter of the Association of the United States Army||There are a range of membership levels, starting at $14 a year depending on your affiliation with the US Army, or $34 a year for civilians.||Download PDF|
Please complete the corresponding application above and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any questions, please contact us at 1.844.VALORCU
Click on the county you work in to find out if your employer is currently affiliated with Valor as a Select Employee Group (SEG).
If your company is listed, you can open a new membership by visiting any branch. To speak with one of our staff members, please call 1.844.825.6728 or email us at email@example.com
If you are employed within a three-mile radius of the Veterans Memorial Bridge (formerly the Interboro Bridge) spanning the Brodhead Creek between East Stroudsburg and Stroudsburg you are eligible to join the credit union. If you aren't sure whether or not your business falls within the three-mile radius, you may check the map for a general reference, otherwise for a more accurate check, please contact us by calling 1.844.825.6728 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you have an immediate family member who is already a member or is eligible to become a member then you are also eligible for membership.
Immediate family is defined as:
If you don't work for a SEG in any of the counties above and you do not qualify for membership through an immediate family member or one of the listed associations, you may still qualify! Read through the following questions to find out if they apply to your situation:
If you answered Yes to any of these questions then you are eligible to become a member of the credit union.
A required $5.00 share deposited into your share savings account signifies your slice of ownership of the credit union. If you ever decide to close your Valor account, you receive your $5 share back.
Important Information About Procedures for Opening A new Account
To help the government fight the funding of terrorism and money laundering activities, federal law requires all financial institutions to obtain, verify and record information that identifies each person who opens an account.
What This Means For You
When you open an account, we will ask for your:
* Household membership excludes persons who live temporarily in a residence (visitors), fraternities, sororities, apartment/condo complexes, and boarding houses.
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