Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union: Serving region since 1934

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For 86 years, Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union has been a safe, reliable place for members to take care of all of their financial needs, from checking and savings accounts to home loans.

They are blessed to be part of their members’ financial journeys, and are thankful for the trust of the communities.

Knoxville TVA began in 1934 during the aftermath of the Great Depression.

At the time, a small group of Tennessee Valley Authority employees decided to form the credit union because they realized the need financial partner they could trust.

Since those humble beginnings, it has grown into a full-service financial institution serving more than 220,000 members across East Tennessee with more than 60,000 ATMs nationwide.

The credit union may have grown, but the philosophy of “People Helping People” has stayed at the heart of the not-for-profit charter. Knoxville TVA prides themselves on hiring locally, providing support to schools and volunteering within the community.

The friendly, approachable staff prioritize the customer’s needs, not the bottom line.

At the end of the day, Knoxville TVA is here to help you get ahead financially.

The credit union offers the best in digital services to help you manage your money from anywhere, including the comfort of your home.

The mobile app includes member perks like free credit score checks and extra security with the Control My Card app. By doing more virtually, Knoxville TVA is staying virtual with you.

Are you curious about how you can join the credit union family and start enjoying these perks?

Membership is available to anyone who lives, works, worships, owns a business or attends schools in Blount, Hamblen, Jefferson, Knox, Loudon, Roane, Sevier and Sullivan counties, including Johnson City. Relatives of Knoxville TVA Employees Credit Union member are also eligible to join.

To learn more, visit or stop by any of four Lakeway Region locations.