Member Stories

For over 25 years, member Harry Hummel has trusted Desert Financial to help him accomplish major life goals — from saving for family expenses to purchasing a new home (twice)!

Retired teacher, former park ranger and lifetime horseman Joel Whitfield has been a Desert Financial member since 1975. Find out how he lives his cowboy dreams with the credit union’s support!

Find out how Leticia and Juan’s dreams of homeownership came true with Desert Financial’s help, just in time for a very special day!

When longtime member Brian Crow moved 1,700 miles away to be near his family, he was worried that he would lose his relationship with Desert Financial. Watch the video to learn what happened next.

80 YEARS OF SHARING SUCCESS
In 1939, fifteen Arizona educators pooled their money together to start a local credit union. Much has changed since then, but we remain true to our founders’ belief in sharing success with our members, our team and our community.
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