Peoria, IL – CEFCU has been selected as the top Credit Union in Illinois in 2022 in a nationwide survey conducted by Forbes. This survey was based on multiple factors, including general satisfaction, interest in recommending the credit union to family and friends, trust, terms and conditions, digital services, customer service, financial advice, and branch service. Just 3.4% of credit unions across the nation made the cut for the best in state rankings. CEFCU has also been rated as the top credit union in Illinois to be recommended to others.

Matt Mamer, CEFCU President/CEO, stated, “On behalf of myself and everyone at CEFCU, we are honored to receive this incredible recognition. Since our founding in 1937, we have always been a credit union that works hard to support and give back to our community. Thank you to all CEFCU members for your continued support, and to the CEFCU team for providing outstanding member service.”

With assets totaling nearly $8 billion, CEFCU serves over 374,000 members through 26 Illinois Member Centers and 6 California Member Centers, the CEFCU Financial Center, the Money Center 24 ATM Network, CEFCU’s website,, the surcharge-free CO-OP ATM Network, and the CU Service Center Shared Branch Network.