About Us

Penn East Federal Credit Union Clarks Summit


Since 1938, when Penn East FCU was first chartered, we have been safeguarding assets for families in the Northeastern Pennsylvania but today, Penn East FCU operates as one of the largest credit unions in the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre area. We have grown since those early days and now have five locations offering accounts and services to anyone who lives or works in Lackawanna, Luzerne or Wyoming County. As a credit union, our profit is returned to you through great rates, lower fees and superior service! Penn East FCU has funds deposited that are insured up to $250,000 by the NCUA (National Credit Union Administration), an agency of the United States Federal Government.

As of today, Penn East FCU serves over 22,000 members in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Penn East FCU provides our members low, competitive rates on many different types of loans including home, car and, through our Mastercard credit card. We have deposit and checking accounts tailored specially for you, whether you’re a busy professional, retiree or student. Penn East FCU offers 24 hour account access through our Mobile App, Online Banking, ATMs or Audio Response System to our members to use our services beyond our business hours. And best of all most of our services are no-fee!

Anyone who lives or works in Lackawanna, Luzerne or Wyoming counties are eligible to join! Stop into any location with a valid Photo ID, Driver’s license, military ID or Passport with your correct address listed or call and we can mail you our membership application that will need to be notarized.

Penn East FCU’s mission is to make a difference in our members’ lives. Which is accomplished in two ways:

  1. Great Service
  2. Improving the financial well-being of our members.

We are Penn East FCU, your financial solution.

Become a member today!

To learn more about Membership click here.