Welcome to CWCU!

Better Banking in Bend!

We're new in town, and we're excited to be your local credit union. Switch today and discover the difference a credit union can do for your money. For a limited time only, we're offering a $500 CD* when you open a checking account with us! So what are you waiting for?

3 Easy Steps

Step 1: Start your membership and open a checking account

Step 2: Meet offer requirements (see disclosure for details)

Step 3: Open your $500 CD

The CWCU Advantage

At Central Willamette Credit Union, we pride ourselves on being a local financial institution deeply rooted in the community. We prioritize our members' financial well-being above all else, with personalized service and competitive rates. When you bank with us, you're not just a number – you're a valued member.

Member Testimonials

Don't just take our word for it--hear what our satisfied members have to say about their experience with Central Willamette Credit Union.

Become a Member

Whether you're just getting started on your financial journey or heading into retirement, we're your team. Start your membership today to take advantage of this limited time offer.


*Available to new members who open a consumer or business checking account from May 1, 2024 to June 29, 2024.  Offer available to residents of Deschutes County, Oregon only.  A $500 credit will be used to establish a 12-month certificate at the time of checking account opening during the promotional period only.  Members meeting qualifying criteria of: 1) checking account is open for 12 months; 2) receive a qualifying direct deposit; 3) enroll in CWCU Digital banking and download the mobile banking app 4) make at least 90 CWCU debit card transactions during the first 12 months will be eligible to keep the 12-month CD and any interest earned during the 12 months to CD maturity date. If the latter requirements are not met, the 12-month CD is reverted back to CWCU in the full amount of $500 plus any interest earned in the account during the 12-month period. Certificate will be opened per rate and conditions outlined in the Rate and Fee Schedule current at the time bonus criteria is met. Certificate must be held to maturity; Any bonuses paid, and interest earned, will be forfeit in the event of early principal withdrawal, account closure or failure to meet qualifying criteria.  Membership and checking eligibility required. Limit one offer, per household. Offer is subject to change without notice.  All bonus payments will be reported to IRS as interest income in the year they are paid. This promotion can be cancelled at any time.