Who We Are
Member driven. Community focused. Always ahead.
Three simple phrases that clearly define the values on which Advance Financial was founded, who we are today and where we’re going tomorrow.
Established in 1937 by 8 Inland steelworkers, Advance Financial was started and guided by the credit union philosophy and principle of “People Helping People.” Continuing in that tradition today, Advance Financial is committed to providing the utmost quality in member service and exceeding expectations. We’re here because of you, for you. Whether it’s saving for a dream wedding, refinancing your vehicle or starting a retirement nest egg, Advance Financial wants to be a part of your financial dreams, aspirations and success.
Serving its surrounding communities for 80 years, Advance Financial knows your neighborhood and is involved. We offer a variety of community services, participate in charitable events, support worthwhile causes and provide financial literacy education. We’re your neighbors, your family members and your friends.
Being true to our name, you’ll find that Advance Financial is always ahead. Integrating great products with emerging technology, we offer the best and latest in financial services and convenience. With over 5,000 credit union shared branches to conduct transactions, 32,000 free nationwide ATMs with Advantage Plus Checking, Mobile Banking and Bill Pay, Advance Financial is wherever you are, whenever you need us.
So no matter how big or small your dream, whether you’re online or at the teller line, Advance Financial is here to help you and your changing financial needs every step of the way.
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