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Best of Las Vegas GOLD Winner for the Fifth Consecutive Year!

December 11, 2022
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Silver State Schools Credit Union (SSSCU), a Las Vegas-based financial institution, serving over 59,000 members since 1951, with more than $1.1 Billion in Assets, is the proud recipient of the Gold Award as the winner for “Best Credit Union” in the Las Vegas Review-Journal’s annual “Best of Las Vegas” reader’s poll.  

For the fifth consecutive year, Silver State Schools Credit Union has received the highest level of commendation, with its prestigious Gold Award accolade. Winners of this competition are both nominated and voted on by local residents, making this honor all the more meaningful to the credit union and its members and constituents.

“Our team at Silver State Schools Credit Union is incredibly proud to once again win the Gold Award, for Best Credit Union, for the fifth year in a row by Best of Las Vegas.  Knowing this honor is voted on by the community is a testament that the Southern Nevada community recognizes our gold standard of member service, making this honor very rewarding to our dedicated employees at each of our 10 branch locations as well as in our back offices.” says Scott A. Arkills, President/CEO, Silver State Schools Credit Union.  “For over 70 years, we have been devoted to strengthening our community, supporting our neighbors and always Prioritizing People Over Profit. Our members are at the heart of everything we do, and this achievement which we share with our members, drives our continued success as we deliver valuable, financial solutions to our members at every stage of their lives.”

Silver State Schools Credit Union is also the proud recipient of the Gold Award as the winner for “Best Savings Account” and “Wealth Management” and the recipient of the Silver Award for “Best Checking Account.” Best of Las Vegas is a community vote-based contest created by the Las Vegas Review-Journal which highlights the best products and services in the Las Vegas Valley. 

Continuing its commitment to Excellent Member Service, Silver State Schools Credit Union supports everyday transactions and long-term financial goals by providing deposit and loan products, online and mobile banking tools, and a variety of convenient services to help members navigate their life’s journey with Financial Solutions – For Life. 


Silver State Schools Credit Union (SSSCU), founded in 1951, is a state-chartered financial co-operative Prioritizing People Over Profit. The Credit Union serves over 59,000 members of the educational community, as well as the community at large and their families, with ten branches in Southern Nevada. SSSCU provides “Excellent Member Service and Financial Solutions – For Life!” via a wide range of banking products, that are simple, secure, and convenient. As of September 30, 2022, SSSCU reported total assets of $1.117 Billion, deposits of $1.039 Billion, and loans of $735 Million. Liquidity remains strong at $89 Million, and the credit union is well-capitalized with a regulatory net worth at $109 Million, equal to 9.74% of total assets. Accounts are insured up to $500,000. American Share Insurance insures each account up to $250,000. Excess Share Insurance Corporation provides up to an additional $250,000 of insurance per account. This institution is not federally insured. For more information, visit