Credit Unions vs. Commercial Banks

This section aims to help you decide whether to choose a credit union or commercial bank and provide an overview of the different services they offer.

How do I decide between a credit union and a bank?

This video, narrated by Francis Perez, the Senior Retention Specialist at CEO, outlines the differences between commercial banks and credit unions. If you have more questions about commercial banks and credit unions, please consult a CEO staff member or a certified financial professional.

Commercial Banks


Credit Unions


Bank On is a national organization whose goal is to ensure that everyone has access to a safe and affordable bank or credit union account. Check out their list of reputable banks and credit unions in your state. All institutions on this list have been certified and meet Bank On's National Account Standards