Join ALEC and take advantage of a wealth of financial offerings and time-saving conveniences.

As you go through life, having a financial partner you know and trust can make a real difference. At ALEC, helping our members build a better life and more secure future is what our credit union is all about.

ALEC is a not-for-profit financial institution that’s dedicated to serving your best financial interests. We truly care about our members. That means you’ll enjoy lower rates on loans, higher yields on your savings, plus fewer and lower fees.

We also make managing your money easy with online banking, our mobile banking app, and text and telephone banking. So you’ll never need to visit any of our convenient ALEC Service Centers unless you want to.

Discover the many ways our credit union can help enhance your financial well-being — from saving you money to safeguarding your funds and your privacy.

Why not become a member today? And start enjoying a lifetime of great benefits.


Apply for membership two easy ways.

It only takes a few minutes to join. Simply visit any ALEC Service Center.

Or complete a membership application. Then:

  • Print and sign the application
  • Write a check of $5 or more to open an ALEC Savings Account
  • Include a legible copy of a valid driver’s license or another form of government-issued ID (passport or non-driver ID)

Mail to:

ALEC
ATTN: New Accounts
325 Tri-State Parkway
Gurnee, IL 60031-5280

An ALEC representative will contact you once your account is established to welcome you and answer any questions you have about credit union membership.