District Of Columbia

Credit Unions provide families with access to low cost loans to help with emergency bills. They protect families from predatory lenders by helping with affordable but responsible short-term loans when hit with unexpected medical debt, surprise medical billing, job loss, or other emergencies.

District of Columbia credit unions paid $23.4 million in federal and state taxes in 2020. District of Columbia credit union members paid an additional $4.7 billion in federal and state income taxes.

92%
of Credit Unions Offering Financial Counseling
$30M
Amount of Small Business Loans in 2019
93%
of Credit Unions Located in Diverse Areas
287,418
Credit Union Members
36
Total # of Credit Unions
$437M
Contribution to the DC Economy