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AZ Big Media Desert Financial Credit Union is on Forbes list of Best in State

Desert Financial Credit Union has been named to the Forbes list of the State’s Best Credit Unions 2022.

Forbes, in partnership with industry statistics and rankings provider Statista Inc., has identified America’s Best Credit Unions based on an independent survey of approximately 26,000 US consumers who were asked to assess credit unions in which they have or have had current accounts. Desert Financial was in the top 3.4% of all U.S. credit unions.

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Survey participants made recommendations regarding overall satisfaction; they also rated the banks in the following areas: trust, terms and conditions, branch services, digital services, customer service and financial advice.

“While a fine feather in our caps, this recognition means more to us knowing that it was our members who rated Desert Financial so highly,” said Desert Financial CEO Jeff Meshey. “Part of our mission is to share success with our members, and this honor is emblematic of the exceptional service we provide to the people of Arizona.”

Desert Financial was recently named the best credit union in the East and West Valley in AZCentral’s Best in the Valley list.

To see Forbes’ full list, visit To learn more about Desert Financial Credit Union, visit