CU News Spring 2023

May 26, 2023

Here's the latest news and announcements for the members of Arizona Financial Credit Union.

Vote your credit union #1 in annual business survey

Show your love for Arizona Financial by taking part in Ranking Arizona's Best Credit Union in Arizona for the 2024 edition!

It’s easy, just visit and click the Ranking Arizona link, or use the links below for your convenience:

Your votes really matter! For 2023 Arizona Financial ranked:

  • #7 Credit Union (we can do better with your support!)
  • #1 SBA Lender
  • #4 Mortgage Bankers & Lenders
  • #7 Commercial Lender 

You can vote daily through July 31, 2023. Thanks for your support!

June 5: Accepting applications for nonprofit community grants


Do you know a nonprofit organization in need of funding? Beginning June 5, we'll be accepting grant applications from local nonprofits as part of our Local Causes giveback program. With this program, every time members make a purchase with their Local Causes Visa® debit card, the credit union makes a contribution to the Arizona Financial Community Fund.

Grants are awarded twice a year to smaller nonprofits across Arizona to help support their programs.

Local nonprofits can apply for a grant at Recipients will be announced in August.

Disneyland vacation discounts for members


Arizona Financial members can save on Disneyland Resort tickets, hotels and vacation packages through our travel partner Get Away Today!

Take a look at all there is to experience when you visit:

  • The Disney100 Celebration
  • Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway is a brand-new attraction in the reimagined Mickey’s Toontown!
  • Two brand-new nighttime shows
  • “Magic Happens” Parade at Disneyland Park
  • Indiana Jones Adventure is open again with updated special effects

For discounts, call 855-GET-AWAY and be sure to mention Arizona Financial when booking. To book online, visit the Get Away Today website.

Send and receive money quickly with Zelle®


As a reminder, access to Zelle is available for consumer accounts in your online and mobile banking account. It’s a fast, safe and easy way to send money to people you trust like family and friends.

To enroll, log in to your account and select Send Money with Zelle (under the "More" menu in the mobile app and the "Move Money" tab in online banking). Then follow the instructions. 

NOTE: At this time, Zelle is not available for business accounts.

Learn more at

Protect yourself from fraud!
Never send money to people you don’t know. Payment transfer services like Zelle, Venmo and Cash App make it easy to transfer money, but fraud protection is limited.

Board election results announced

Congratulations to David Albertson, Kim Baldwin and Cathleen Gleason for their election to serve on Arizona Financial’s volunteer Board of Directors. Each has been elected to serve a three-year term.

Our Board is comprised of members like you who volunteer their time to help guide the direction of your credit union. Visit for more information.

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David Albertson
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Kim Baldwin
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Cathleen Gleason