Bankstown City Credit Union has established themselves as a competitive provider of personal financial products and services. The Credit Union was fist established in 1965 and has since developed a broad range of products including savings accounts, term deposits, personal loans, car loans and home loans. The credit union was first established for the staff of Bankstown City Council and has since opened its membership to the entire Australian public. Their membership base is divers and extremely strong in Sydney’s southwest. Today Bankstown City CU manages over $176 million of assets. In recent years they were awarded Money magazine Gold for the Best Cash Management Account ($5k) category (2006) and Best of the Best 2007 Award for Best Investment Account (non-bank).