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Greater Nevada Best of Accolades

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October 2021

Greater Nevada Credit Union took top spot in the 'Best Bank/Credit Union' category in Record-Courier's Best of Carson Valley 2021. Thank you to all the readers who voted for us!

Voted Best Credit Union and Bank in Reno

August 2019

Greater Nevada Credit Union took first place in the 'Best Credit Union' and 'Best Bank' categories in Reno News & Review's Best of Northern Nevada 2019. Our subsidiary, Greater Nevada Mortgage, also took second place this year in the 'Best Mortgage Company' category. Thank you to all the readers who voted for us!

Greater Nevada Named Best Place to Work 2019 Finalist

April 2019Greater Nevada Best Place to Work Finalist

Since 2008, Greater Nevada has been recognized as one of the best places to work in northern Nevada.  This year, Greater Nevada, which encompasses our Credit Union, Greater Nevada Mortgage and Greater Commercial Lending employees, was a Best Places to Work Finalist in the extra-large company category.

As always, we’re proud to be among many incredible companies in our region being recognized for their commitment to their employees. The Best Places to Work Program is presented by the Northern Nevada Human Resources Association.

GNCU Once Again Earns 5-Star Rating BauerFinancial 5 Star Credit Union

January 2019

BauerFinancial, Inc., the nation’s premier bank and credit Union rating firm, recently announced that Greater Nevada Credit Union has once again been awarded its highest (5-Star) rating for financial strength and stability. Earning a 5-Star rating indicates GNCU excels in areas of capital adequacy, profitability, asset quality and much more. Earning and maintaining this top rating for 22 consecutive quarters, makes GNCU one of the strongest credit unions in the nation.

“Greater Nevada Credit Union’s ability to excel and consistently deliver a stellar financial performance is a true testament to its values and dedication,” remarks Karen Dorway, president of BauerFinancial. “Through this unwavering commitment and personal relationships, Greater Nevada Credit Union has distinguished itself as one of the strongest credit unions in the nation.”

Greater Nevada named USDA National Lender in 2018 USDA logo

November 2018

For the third year in a row, Greater Nevada Credit Union (GNCU) was named the National Lender of the Year by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) thanks to the efforts of GNCU's subsidiary, Greater Commercial Lending. In 2018 GNCU obligated more than $449 million in loans, all guaranteed by the agency’s programs, representing a nearly 400% increase over loan obligations from 2016. In Nevada alone, GNCU obligated $314,851,300 in guaranteed loans.

GNCU Takes Bronze for the Best Bank in Elko

October 2018 2018 Elko Reader's Choice logo

Greater Nevada Credit Union was voted in the top three for the Best Bank  category in the Elko Daily Free Press 2018 Readers Choice awards. Meanwhile, our wholly-owned subsidiary, Greater Nevada Mortgage, was awarded Best Mortgage Lender!

Greater Nevada Voted Best in Carson Valley

October 2018 Best of Carson Valley 2018

We're happy to announce that we have once again been voted Best Bank/Credit Union in the Record Courier's The Best of Carson Valley. Thank you to those who voted for us!

GNCU Once Again Voted Best Financial Institution in Carson City

August 2018best of Carson City 2018

For the 12th consecutive year, Greater Nevada Credit Union was voted Best Financial Institution in the Nevada Appeal's annual Best of Carson City. 

Thank you to all who voted for us in 2018!

GNCU Wins Silver in Best of Reno AwardsBest of Reno 2018

August 2018

Greater Nevada Credit Union received a silver award for the Best Bank/Credit Union in the Reno Gazette-Journal's 2018 Best of Reno awards. Thanks to everyone who voted for us!

GNCU Recognized for Its Commitment to Financial Education

February 2018External Link to GCNUs Editor's Choice Award from

"From working with at-risk individuals and educating high school students through hands-on experience and financial simulations to sponsoring financial literacy programs and resources at the college level, GNCU helps Nevadans live more sustainable financial lives." Click here to read the complete article to learn how GNCU received's Editor's Choice Award for its commitment to financial education.

GNCU Recognized by Best Life Online

Greater Nevada Credit union was elected to represent the state of Nevada in's list of the Most Admired Companies in the United States.

Greater Nevada Mortgage Receives International Service Excellence Award

March 2018Best of Elko Daily Free Press 2017

Greater Nevada Mortgage has received the 2017 International Service Excellence Award in the Small Business category by the Customer Service Institute of America (CSIA).