Our Story


Hercules is a non profit Credit Union that has been working to improve the lives of our members, those in our community, and the Salt Lake Valley through offering high quality:

Our History

Hercules Credit Union has been providing financial opportunities for its members since 1946. Originally called Bacchus Plant Credit Union, it was organized to provide a fair return of interest on savings, and low cost loans to its members. Beginning with only eight members and a small part-time staff, Hercules Credit Union today has become a full service financial institution with thousands of loyal members.

Our Philosophy

Hercules Credit Union carries on its tradition of changing and expanding services as members needs grow and change. The staff, directors and volunteers at Hercules Credit Union are dedicated professionals who support and share the credit union philosophy of “people helping people.”

What Makes Us Different?

Your credit union is different from other financial institutions. The credit union is a non profit organization. This means that your volunteer Board of Directors strive to ensure that each member, and not uninterested stockholders or corporations, receives a fair interest on his/her account(s). Members can look forward to a portion of non-operational funds returned to them in the form of:

  • Increased rates on savings accounts
  • Quality services
  • Lower interest rates on loans
  • Lower fees

The credit union’s success is your success. Our best interests, and your best interests are perfectly aligned in a way a bank never could be.

Why Choose Hercules Credit Union?

As today’s financial world becomes even more complex, why not plan for your future by investing in yourself? By utilizing the services of the credit union, you are ensured a sound, lasting return on your investment.

This website is designed to help you understand the many products and services available to you, the Hercules Credit Union member. If you have additional questions, please contact one of our staff.

We are here to serve you!