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Become a Business Member

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Becoming a CCU business member allows you access to our great products and services, as well as our knowledgeable team of business specialists. Take the right step on the path of success for you and your business and become a business member today.

How to Get Started

To begin the process of opening a business account, please contact us. You'll need to supply required supporting business documents. Note that business types other than a Single Member LLC or a Sole Proprietorship require an Employer Identification Number (EIN) to open an account. Single Member LLCs and Sole Proprietorships may use the owner's social security number. All owners/principals/authorized signers who will be on the account must fall into our field of membership.

Use the following chart to determine which additional documents you need to open your business account:

Sole Proprietorship
  • DBA (Doing Business As) Certificate. May also be called Fictitious Name, Business, or Assumed Name Certificate (not required in North Carolina).
Limited Liability Company or Professional LLC
  • Articles of Organization (with amendments)
  • Operating Agreement
  • DBA (Doing Business As) Certificate if applicable
Unincorporated Association
  • Bylaws
  • Meeting Minutes
Limited Partnership/Limited Liability Partnership
  • Certificate of Limited Partnership
  • Partnership Agreement (may be verbal in New York)
Corporation
  • Articles or Certificate of Incorporation
  • Meeting Minutes
General Partnership
  • DBA (Doing Business As) Certificate. May also be called Fictitious Name, Business, or Assumed Name Certificate (not required in North Carolina).
  • Partnership Agreement (may be verbal in New York)

To open your membership, visit any Corning Credit Union branch or mail copies of the original documents to:

Attn: Business Lending                                                                 
Corning Federal Credit Union
One Credit Union Plaza
P.O. Box 1450
Corning, NY 14830


Become a Business Partner

Want to take the next step and complement your current employee benefits package? Become a Business Partner! When you become a business partner, you provide your employees with an exceptional benefit – they can become Corning Credit Union members, too. To learn more, contact us at 607-962-3144 or 800-677-8506.