Sikorsky Credit Union Is Named #1 Credit Union In Connecticut By Forbes For Fifth Consecutive Year

  • By Sikorsky Credit Union
  • June 27, 2024

STRATFORD, CT (June 27, 2024) Sikorsky Credit Union is proud to have been named the #1 Credit union in Connecticut for the fifth consecutive year (2024, 2023, 2022, 2021, 2020) as part of Forbes annual list of America’s Best-In-State Banks and Credit Unions. This prestigious award is presented by Forbes and Statista Inc., the world-leading statistics portal and industry ranking provider. 

Financial institutions are the cornerstone of the financial world and play a central role in stabilizing global systems. America’s Best-In-State Credit Unions 2024 ranking lists the institutions that stood out for fulfilling the unique financial needs and expectations of their local communities thereby being most valued by residents of each state.

The ranking is based on two sources:

  1. An Independent Survey: Approximately 26,000 U.S. residents were surveyed online. Participants were asked to name all credit unions where they have a checking/savings account and rate the credit unions in six different subdimensions: Trust, Terms & Conditions, Branch Services, Digital Services, Customer Services, and Financial Advice.
  2. Publicly Available Reviews: For each credit union in each state, a sentiment analysis approach of publicly available online text reviews and ratings was applied.

In each state, the credit union with the highest combined score from the analysis of survey results and publicly available reviews was awarded. The survey score was rated 80% and publicly available reviews 20%. The most recent awards list was announced on June 18, 2024, and can be viewed on the Forbes website. You can read more here.

Based on the study results, Sikorsky Credit Union is ecstatic to be recognized on the Forbes list of America’s Best-In-State Credit Unions 2024. “We are honored to receive this prestigious award for a fifth consecutive year. Our commitment to the credit union philosophy and our priority to provide our members with great products and services to help them reach their financial goals is paramount to us being recognized for the fifth straight year.  We are simply the best credit union in Connecticut,” stated Sikorsky Credit Union’s President & CEO, Vincent Ciambriello.”