HistoryEmerald Credit Union is a full service credit union that provides its members with top quality financial products. Emerald was originally established in 1955 and chartered as the Garfield Heights School Employees Credit Union. We now exist as a group of credit unions who have become business partners in order to provide better service for their respective members. Now serving all who live, work, worship or attend school in Cuyahoga County, as well as over thirty employment groups and two Chambers of Commerce. We are proud to be one of the fastest growing credit unions in Ohio.
As a non-profit financial institution, our sole purpose is to serve our members; and we do that better than anyone else by offering honest terms, great rates and lower fees. Democracy is the basis of all credit unions, where members elect the officers and annual meetings are open to all. The credit union philosophy of “People Helping People” is always practiced at Emerald Credit Union. Our members act like they own the place…. Because they do!
To provide our members with high quality financial services in a convenient and affordable manner while maintaining financial stability and controlling growth.