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Enter to win $1000 when you refer your family and friends to open an account with VCCU.

Help us spread the word — share the perks of VCCU membership with your family members, friends, co-workers or neighbors in 3 easy steps.

Reffer-A-Friend-Icon-Orange-01.png Step 1: Refer your family, friends, and neighbors to experience better banking with VCCU. Start here!
Step 2: Ask them to join online, call 805.477.400, or visit their local branch by December 31, 2022. Note: Be sure your friend or family member adds your name to their application.
Piggy-Bank-Icon-Orange-01.png Step 3: When your referral opens a new VCCU account, you are entered to win $1,000, and they are entered to win $500.*


Everything we do is driven by our commitment to the financial well-being of our members. Our checking is free, our fees are low and when you bank with us you are talking to people who live in and know Ventura County.

It’s a win-win when you bank with the local organization named by VC Star and VC Reporter polls as the best financial institution in Ventura County for decades. See full terms and conditions below.

VCCU is a full-service, Southern California credit union with branches in Ventura, Port Hueneme, Oxnard, RiverPark, Camarillo, Thousand Oaks, Simi Valley and Moorpark. If you live, work or attend school in Ventura or Santa Barbara Counties, you are eligible to join



Qualifications: New members must be joining VCCU for the first time between October 22 and December 31, 2022 and must include the name of the member referring them on their membership application. All accounts are subject to Ventura County Credit Union's normal approval process.

Entry details: Two (2) entrants joining VCCU for the first time during the specified period will be randomly selected to win a $500 deposit into their VCCU savings or checking account. The members who referred the winner will receive a $1,000 deposit into their VCCU savings or checking account. Winners will be announced on or around Wednesday, January 18, 2023. Nontransferable. No cash value. No purchase required. VCCU staff, volunteers, or their immediate family members are not eligible for the drawing.

Ventura County Credit Union reserves the right to disqualify any referrals in circumstances where Ventura County Credit Union reasonably believes that referrals were not made in good faith.  The recipient is responsible for any federal, state, or local taxes on this prize. There is no limit to the number of qualified referrals a member may make however, only one prize will be awarded per winner. Winners will be contacted at phone number and/or email address provided on or around 1/18/23 and will have up to 24 hours to accept their prize via electronic means, on behalf of themselves and the member who referred them. Otherwise, another pair of winners will be chosen. Odds of winning depend on total number of entries received. 

Alternate means of entry: Print your name, address and telephone number on a 3 x 5 card and mail to PO Box 6920, Ventura, CA 93003. One alternate entry per member.

By entering this promotion, you are providing your information to Ventura County Credit Union and agreeing to allow us to use your first name and last initial, photos and comments submitted for VCCU marketing purposes. We do not sell your information. Please see our Privacy Policy for full details.