Suncoast Credit Union named one of the best credit unions by Forbes
TAMPA BAY, FL – Forbes named Suncoast Credit Union one of the top 10 credit unions in Florida and the second highest ranked credit union in the state, according to its annual list of the best credit unions in the United States. This is the third time Suncoast has achieved Forbes recognition. Of the country’s 5,068 credit unions surveyed, Suncoast ranks among the highest 3.6 percent.
âThis recognition is particularly special for us because, despite the challenges presented this year in an ongoing pandemic, our employees always put our members first. Said Kevin Johnson, President and CEO of Suncoast Credit Union. “This recognition is based on feedback from our members. Knowing that they recognize and appreciate the way we live and breathe our mission to improve the quality of their lives is both empowering and humbling. We are so grateful.”
Forbes surveyed about 25,000 people across the country about their banking relationships. Credit unions were rated based on overall satisfaction, as well as five areas of interest to consumers: trust, terms and conditions, branch services, digital services, and financial advice.
According to Forbes, âMember-only credit unions are the lifeblood of the US economy, where tens of millions of Americans look to get the most competitive interest rates on financial products like mortgages. Their non-profit model, where the members of a bank are the owners. , helps put customers first and results in higher satisfaction levels. “
Suncoast employs over 2,000 team members who serve over 975,000 members across 75 branches.