We are very excited to announce that Brooke Bowie, CUNA Financial Advisor, has joined Ascentra Retirement & Investment Services. Attaining financial security is a marathon, not a sprint; that is why planning and preparation is essential for success. Brooke understands this concept and brings a balanced approach to helping her clients prepare and protect their… Read More


Over the course of the past few years, we have seen credit card rewards programs that have fallen short of consumer expectations. We have worked hard to find the right rewards program that is best for our members; one that is unique and generous. We are pleased to announce the introduction of uChoose Rewards to… Read More


In 2016 the Ascentra Credit Union Foundation made a positive impact that will help many area organizations fulfill their missions and causes.  By creating the Ascentra Credit Union Foundation, we have ensured a way to support our community for generations and we invite our membership to let us know of such worthy causes. Our focus… Read More


In 1950 credit was a luxury not available to many. Buying a home or auto was very difficult to do. This moved a few dedicated individuals to organize and create a lending cooperative in the basement of the plant of its sponsor company, Arconic, which was know as the Aluminum Company of America (ALCOA) in… Read More


Serving our membership by saving them money is one of the most gratifying things we do! Did you know you’re saving money just by being an Ascentra Credit Union member? Credit unions typically charge fewer and lower fees than other financial institutions, according to the Credit Union National Association’s (CUNA) latest membership benefits report. Of… Read More


How Iowa Credit Unions Benefit the State Over the past 28 years, I have dedicated my career to improving the financial lives of people living and working in the Quad-City area. Early in my career, I worked for local community banks that merged into larger, national banks. In 1999, I started working for the credit… Read More


Ascentra Credit Union has a proud history of providing scholarships for members attending college.  As the credit union has grown, so have our scholarship programs and we currently offer $10,000 in scholarships to assist our members.  Additionally, the credit union partners with United Steelworkers Local 105 as well as other area foundations in supporting meaningful… Read More


Ascentra Credit Union celebrated the opening of our new branch located at 1800 Brady Street in Davenport in August with a series of events, contests and the ceremonial ribbon cutting that made us feel right at home in the Hilltop Campus Village. This brand new location replaced the nearby office of the Scott Schools Credit… Read More


At Ascentra Credit Union we’re always looking for unique and meaningful ways of giving back to our community.  Through the creation of the Ascentra Credit Union Foundation, we are positioned to make a more profound impact than ever before by partnering with organizations that are improving the lives of many individuals in our region.  On… Read More