We Are Safe, Sound and Secure


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.

BauerFinancial 5-Star Rating

Our Institution is Rated 5-Stars by Bauer – Awarded March 2019In 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 every quarter since 1994, BauerFinancial has awarded us the additional honor of being a “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.

A BBB Accredited Business

Gulf Winds has been a BBB accredited business since 2012. See the review at the BBB website.

National Association of Federal Credit Unions

Gulf Winds is a member of the National Association of Federal Credit Unions.

Equal Housing Opportunity

Gulf Winds is an Equal Housing Opportunity Lender.