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About Penn East


Our story

Since 1938, Penn East FCU has been safeguarding assets for families in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Today, we are one of the largest credit unions in the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre area, serving over 22,000 members. We now have five locations offering accounts and services to anyone who lives or works in Lackawanna, Luzerne, Wayne or Wyoming County.



Your financial solution

As a local credit union, we return our profits to you through lower rates, lower fees and superior service. We offer stellar rates on many different types of loans, including auto loans, home loans and credit cards. Whether you’re a busy professional, retiree or student, we have checking, savings, and investment accounts specifically tailored for you.

We also offer 24 hour account access through our Mobile App, Online Banking, ATMs or Audio Response System to those who need to reach us beyond our business hours. Best of all—the vast majority of our services are completely free.



Start your journey

Anyone who lives or works in Lackawanna, Luzerne or Wyoming counties is eligible to join Penn East. Open an account online, or stop by any of our branches to complete the easy sign up process.

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