Beware Phone Scam: We have received reports of a phone scam about helping members activate their credit card. Please beware of any phone calls or emails you receive requesting your personal information. Never share personal information, and remember Gulf Winds will never contact you asking to verify sensitive information like credit card numbers or passwords. You can help to safeguard your accounts by never allowing another person access to your online banking. If you receive suspicious communication and suspect that it is fraudulent, you may call us at (800) 650-6328.
Serving members since 1954
The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) is the independent federal agency that charters and supervises federal credit unions throughout the United States.
NCUA administers the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund (NCUSIF). Backed by the full faith and credit of the United States government, the NCUSIF insures the member accounts in all federal credit unions including Gulf Winds.
For more information, visit www.ncua.gov.
In these tough economic times, it is important to know that your financial institution is strong, secure, and ready and able to assist your community. Gulf Winds Federal Credit Union is one such institution – dedicated to getting you back on your feet. We maintain overall financial superiority in areas such as: capital adequacy, delinquent loan levels and profitability. For our continued show of financial strength, BauerFinancial has awarded us its highest 5-Star Superior rating. Because Gulf Winds has received this honor for more than 22 straight years, BauerFinancial has awarded us the additional honor of being an “Sustained Superiority Credit Unions."
BauerFinancial is the nation’s leading independent bank and credit union rating and research firm, reporting and analyzing the performance of U.S. banks and credit unions since 1983. No institution pays BauerFinancial to rate it, nor can any choose to be excluded. For more information on BauerFinancial, visit www.bauerfinancial.com.
Gulf Winds has been a BBB accredited business since 2012. See the review at the BBB website.
Gulf Winds is a member of the National Association of Federal Credit Unions.
Gulf Winds is an equal housing lender.