Smart Solutions for a Growing Industry

Credit Union 1 has a comprehensive line of banking products tailored for cannabis businesses and designed to help your business grow. Manage your business finances online, quickly and securely, nationwide.

Some of the services available include:

  • Financing
  • Employee accounts
  • Ancillary Programs
  • Online banking with 24/7 account access
  • Currency/coin fulfillment
  • Online Wire Transfer
  • Direct deposit payroll
  • Cash pick-up and delivery services
  • Positive Pay
  • Sweep Accounts
  • Quickbooks Connect
  • Electronic Tax payments
  • Nationwide ATM network
  • Nationwide checking and savings accounts
  • Online ACH payment and receiving options
  • CU1 Cash Vaults with next day provisional credit
  • Interest earning checking accounts and CD options
  • NACHA file uploads
  • NCUA federally insured deposit accounts
  • No HIDDEN fees or Deposit % fees


Discover Better Cannabis Banking with CU1





Visit us April 26-28 at MJ Unpacked

Credit Union 1's Cannabis Banking Team will be at Booth 231 at MJ Unpacked, a national event connecting cannabis brands from around the country with retailers, manufacturers, and investors. We would love to tell you about our Cannabis Banking solutions in person—please stop by for a chat! 



Our Partnerships

Credit Union 1 is committed to partnering with leading organizations to help create a more inclusive and equitable cannabis industry. 

Credit Union 1 has been selected to participate in the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) Cannabis Social Equity Loan Program. The $30 million dollar fund will provide low-interest loans to social equity licenses within the State of Illinois. 

Credit Union 1 is also a preferred banking partner of The Chamber of Cannabis—a nonprofit organization designed to bring cannabis industry professionals together to build a more inclusive industry—and the New York CAURD Coalition—which invests in its members by ensuring access to resources in order to create a more sustainable and equitable industry. 










Our Dedicated Cannabis Banking Team




Credit Union 1 is celebrating 65 years of helping individuals, families and communities reach their financial goals.