When you join VA Desert Pacific Credit Union, you become a co-owner of the credit union and a member of our family. As a member, you can take advantage of a full range of financial products and services. We’ll be here to help you through whatever life brings with warm, personal service and expert advice.
 

Here’s why belonging is better:

  • Lower fees
  • Checking and savings accounts that earn dividends
  • Better loan rates
  • Convenient access to your accounts
  • Steadfast financial service from people who care about you
Your membership lasts a lifetime! Even if you change employment or move to another area, you can still keep your membership and all its benefits.

Who Can Join


Membership in the VA Desert Pacific Federal Credit Union is open to the following persons:
 
1. Employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs, who work for VISN 22 or are employees of the VA Healthcare Network in the Las Vegas, NV area.
 
2. Employees of the Veterans Canteen Service and all other federal employees assigned to duty at the Department of Veterans Affairs, VISN 22 or the VA Healthcare Network in the Las Vegas, NV area, on a full-time basis or on a regularly scheduled part-time basis.
 
3. Employees of Veterans Service Organizations and of the American Red Cross assigned full-time duty at the Department of Veterans Affairs, VISN 22 or the VA Healthcare Network in the Las Vegas, NV area.
 
4. Employees of Seaside Child Development Center who work in Long Beach, California.
 
5. Regularly scheduled volunteers, who serve at the Department of Veterans Affairs, VISN 22 or the VA Healthcare Network in the Las Vegas, NV area.
 
6. Medical trainees (formerly employees) of affiliated educational institutions who work or train at the Department of Veterans Affairs, VISN 22 or the VA Healthcare Network in the Las Vegas, NV area.
 
7. Spouses of persons who died while within the field of membership of this credit union; employees of this credit union; persons retired as pensioners or annuitants from the above employment.
 
If you qualify for membership, so does any member of your immediate family including your spouse, child, sister, brother, parent, grandparent, and grandchild.

How to Join

 
To become a member of VA Desert Pacific Federal Credit Union, simply open a savings account with us for as little as $50 and pay a $10 one time membership fee. Your $50 savings account is your stake in the credit union, making you a member and a part owner.
 
1. Download and complete the Membership/Account Application form. <link to forms page>
 
2. Mail, fax, or drop off your application at one of our branches, or make an appointment with one of our Business Development Officers by calling 714-773-2183.
 
3. We will call you to complete the process. You will need to provide your picture ID* (driver license, California ID, Passport, etc.), VA badge (if applicable) or VA Welcome letter, initial deposit of $50, plus $10 membership fee. You can even arrange to have payroll direct deposit your initial deposit into your savings account.
 
*Important: To avoid unnecessary delays, if your picture ID has an address that is not what you will use as your physical address, please bring a utility bill (water, gas, electricity) that reflects your current address.  Also, you may give us a P.O. Box as your mailing address, however, we must have your physical address stored on our system at the time of membership establishment. 






















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