Press Releases

  • Scott Credit Union Solidifies Partnership with Chicago Wolves Hockey Team

    Scott Credit Union

    Scott Credit Union announced a new sponsorship agreement with the Chicago Wolves, part of the American Hockey League. This partnership is in addition to the ones that SCU has with the St. Louis Cardinals and the St. Louis Blues.

  • Scott Credit Union Launches Blues Credit Card

    NHL.com

    "We are extremely proud to be a partner of the St. Louis Blues. Personally, as one of their biggest fans, I couldn't be more pleased to offer a Blues credit card to our friends on both sides of the river." Padak stated.

  • Scott Credit Union Offers Blues Card

    The Intelligencer

    “Scott Credit Union is a tremendous partner for the Blues, providing valuable services for our fans and connecting them with our brand on a daily basis over the last five years,” said Steve Chapman, Blues EVP and Chief Revenue Officer. “Our fanbase is loyal, supports the organizations that support the Blues, and we are confident they will enjoy this new Blues credit card and all the perks that come with it.”

  • Fan Out with the Blues Credit Card

    Scott Credit Union

    “We are excited to offer Blues fans a credit card that can show their team pride every time they open their wallets,” said Scott Credit Union President and CEO, Frank Padak. “The new card is a great testament to the partnership between our organizations. We are thrilled for the opportunity to offer a card that brings value in the form of low-interest rates and fan discounts.”

  • SCU & Surprise Squad pulls out the stops for a ‘magical angel’ and her mom ahead of the holidays

    KMOV - News 4

    Tonja was next introduced to Frank Padak, the President of Scott Credit Union, who had the fifth gift. “Tonja, just a little something to help you out, because we’ve heard about your family, and we want to help as well,” he explained. Through tears, Tonja said, “I don’t think I can take much more.” She took the lid off of the box and found $5,000 inside.

  • Scott Credit Union Gives Back $1 Million to Its Members

    Scott Credit Union

    The credit union’s volunteer board of directors approved a bonus dividend and loan interest rebate in November, giving back approximately $1 million to members. The money was directly deposited recently into Scott Credit Union members’ savings accounts.

  • SCU Community Foundation Donates $50,000 to Local Schools

    Scott Credit Union

    “Schools are doing the best that they can to provide educational and emotional support to all students. Sometimes there just isn’t enough funding to accomplish all the things that educators want to do. We want them to know that we are ‘With You,’” said Frank Padak, Scott Credit Union President and CEO.

  • SCU Community Foundation awards $50K to schools

    The Intelligencer

    The Scott Credit Union Community Foundation recently awarded $50,000 “With You” education grants to 19 schools in its field of membership to grow STEM programs, provide clothing and personal hygiene products to students in need, improve school security systems and more.


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Scott Credit Union is a full-service financial cooperative. When someone opens an account at the credit union, they become a member and an owner. Because of its structure, Scott Credit Union has given back over $15 million to members through a bonus dividend and loan interest rebate over the past 14 years.

Scott Credit Union currently has 23 area locations: Affton, MO; Ballpark Village in St. Louis, MO; Belleville, IL (two branches); Chicago, IL (three branches); Collinsville, IL; Columbia, IL; Crestwood, MO; Edwardsville, IL (two branches); Fairview Heights, IL; Ferguson, MO; Highland, IL; Ladue, MO; Lebanon, IL; Mascoutah, IL; O’Fallon, IL; Troy, IL; Scott Air Force Base in Illinois; Waterloo, IL; and Wood River, IL.