25th Anniversary Bash

Cooperative Federal's 25th Anniversary

On Friday, October 5, 2007 over 160 members enjoyed dinner,dancing, and a festive celebration of 25 years of cooperative community finance!

Soon we will post details of the event including photos, awards given, and more.

Share your Credit Union story!

It's our 25th Anniversary!
We invite you to share your Credit Union memories with us. Remember the early days in the Food Coop? Want to share your thoughts about our credit union reaching the 25 year mark? Send an email to info@coopfed.org - we'd love to put member stories at the forefront in our celebration. After all, you own the credit union!

Have you received a letter from Certegy?

In early July, Certegy Check Services, Inc. sent a letter to roughly 2.3 million people whose information was wrongfully sold to marketing organizations by a Certegy employee.

Some members of our Credit Union are among those who received this letter. We are working with Certegy to obtain a list of our members whose information was compromised, so we can provide:

Financial Education Textbook published by Cooperative Federal

Cooperative Federal is the leading provider of financial education in the Syracuse area - in fact, we wrote the book on it!

We are very happy to announce the publication of our financial literacy textbook for high school aged youth called, "Life Skills: Planning Your Financial Future!"

Tired of renting? Get the info you need to buy a home!

Learn what you can afford, how to qualify for a mortgage, how to build your credit to get the best rates, and discuss each step of the buying process.

July 10 - 6:00 pm - The Home Buying Process, Mundy Library (map)
1204 S. Geddes St., Syracuse, NY 13204

Cooperative Federal is a leading provider of financial education in Syracuse, and a HUD-approved Housing Counseling agency.

Get Involved with the Credit Union

Cooperative Federal works for economic empowerment and justice - for our individual members, our community, and our world. If you'd like to work with us, there are many ways to get involved!

Housing & Financial Counseling at Coop Fed

Need help with money management or credit building?
Want to be a homeowner?
Having trouble with your landlord?
Stuck with a bad mortgage you cannot afford?
Facing foreclosure?

Our certified housing & financial counselors can help you solve problems and reach your goals.

Business Services

Our Business Service Experience

Cooperative Federal has provided financial services to small businesses since 1982. We specialize in serving small business or “micro-enterprise”, cooperatives and nonprofits.

Services for Business Members

Small & Micro Business Loans

Business Accounts

Business Advising

Web Teller Online Banking

Cooperative Federal is a non-profit financial services cooperative operated for the mutual benefit of its members. Cooperative Federal provides financial services to individuals, organizations, and small businesses in the local community. Members receive old-fashioned personal service.

Through common control of its resources and socially responsible use of its assets, Cooperative Federal creates economic power for this community. Cooperative Federal supports neighborhood planning, economic democracy, and cooperatives to provide for people's needs.


Cooperative Federal es una cooperativa de servicios financieros sin fines de lucro que opera para el beneficio mutuo de sus socios. Cooperative Federal proporciona servicios financieros a personas individuales, a organizaciones, y a las pequeñas empresas en la comunidad local. Los socios reciben una gama de servicios personales especializados.

Con el control común de sus recursos y uso social responsable de sus activos, Cooperative Federal crea el poder económico para esta comunidad. Cooperative Federal apoya al planeamiento de la vecindad, la democracia económica, y coopera para proveer las necesidades de la gente.

Cooperative Federal accounts are federally insured by NCUA Cooperative Federal is an Equal Housing Lender
Cooperative Federal is an equal housing lender
Cooperative Federal accounts are federally insured by NCUA