Changing Lives, One Loan at a Time!

Dear Community Member,

Gregg H. BrownOn behalf of the Board of Directors,management and staff, I welcome you to our Credit Union! Established in 2003, the South Side Community Federal Credit Union (SSCFCU) not-for-profit community development financial institution. The SSCFCU serves a membership base of 2,000 with $3.5 million in assets since its opening.

Membership is open to anyone who lives, works, worships, attends school or who is a member of an organization on Chicago's South Side.

I'd like to encourage the membership to become more active. As a member / owner you are more than a customer.  Our growth and success depend upon your participation.  Your account is an important investment in your community!

Gregg Brown, President, South Side Community Federal Credit Union


SSCFCU 12th Anniversary

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Home Buyer Education ProgramHome buyer education is an important class you need to take before you decide to purchase your first home.

It teaches you the basic homeownership terms, steps and strategies so you are prepared to have a positive home buying experience.

Our Home Buyer Education Program covers all aspects of the home buying process from A to Z, such as selecting, financing, and closing on your first home. Participants become more knowledgeable and confident with making important personal and financial decisions about homeownership.

Each participant will receive a certified Home Buyer’s Certificate upon completion of the program. This certificate can provide borrowing incentives from your lender such as down payment and closing cost assistance.

Courses include:

- Credit Basics and Restoration – Saturday, October 3, 2015

- Basic Money Management & Budgeting – Saturday, October 10, 2015

- Preparing for Homeownership – Saturday, October 17, 2015

- Home Maintenance 101 – Saturday, October 24, 2015

Classes Begin Saturday, October 3, 2015 All class times are 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM.  Cost $125.00

Download the registration form and enroll today!





Apply for your mortgage on-line using SSCFCU's secure on-line mortgage application tool!  Fast and user friendly, get an on-line decision within minutes!

Sign up to receive: Rate Alerts, Personal Rate Alerts, Mortgage Quotes and get a free pre-qualification!
For more information, contact Delores Allen, Mortgage / Housing Director at 773-548-8859.

Apply Now!

Financial Classes

Come and learn about money management and achieving your financial goals!

Classes are held at:

South Side Community Federal Credit Union

Call 773-548-8859 for more information and registration

Click to see the current schedule!

Loan Programs from SSCFCU

TAL Loan


Small Business Loan Application

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Bank from the comfort of your home!

 Click here for instructions!


Certified Education and Counseling for Homebuyers and Homeowners.

 Click to register!




Learn more about our partnership with the
South Side Community Economic Development Center

Download our Brochure!

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Come Join Us!

Joining the South Side Community Federal Credit Union is easy!

Come in and fill out an application, we would like to meet you! Applications are also available on-line, click here to download the application (Adobe Acrobat Reader required!)

South Side Community Federal Credit Union

5401 S. Wentworth Avenue Suite 25
Chicago, IL 60609

Phone: 773-548-5500

Hours of Operation

Mon & Weds 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Friday 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Saturday 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Closed Tuesdays & Thursdays