Meridian Trust Now $500 Million in Assets

Meridian Trust is now a $500 million credit union! We’ve achieved this milestone in asset size thanks to our members, who since 1954 have placed their trust in us. See below to learn how you can take advantage of a 2.50% APY Certificate Special. And, every Meridian Trust branch has made a donation of $500 each to an organization in their local community. See the recipients below.

  • You can deposit $500 and earn a great rate of 2.50% APY. Please hurry! The sooner you open this certificate the sooner you’ll start earning this rate.

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    *APY=Annual Percentage Yield. 2.50% APY/2.48% APR (Annual Percentage Rate). $500 to open with $500 maximum. Open to current members and new members. Membership qualification required. Consumer membership only, no businesses or IRAs. Rate effective as of January 11th, 2021. Certificate term ends on 5/31/2021. Rate special earned from date of deposit through end of term. At maturity, renews automatically as 6-month certificate at rates current as of 5/31/2021 unless otherwise directed by member at renewal. May not be combined with any other offers. One per unique SSN.

  • As a thank you to our membership for helping us reach this milestone, all Meridian Trust and PowerTrust branches are making donations in their communities. A total of $5,000 is being donated to local organizations and nonprofits across all 10 branches located in Wyoming, Nebraska & Colorado. 

    Branch Location Organization and Cause

    Cheyenne East

    Wyoming Hunger Initiative – Ending childhood hunger through increased awareness, advocacy and support of local anti-hunger organizations.

    Photo of First Lady Jennie Gordon receiving a check from Meridian Trust's Cheyenne East branch for the Wyoming Hunger Initiative.

    Cheyenne Downtown

    The Zonta Club of Cheyenne – Advancing the status of women worldwide through advocacy and empowerment.

    Photo of Meridian Trust's Cheyenne Downtown branch giving a check to the Zonta Club of Cheyenne.

    Jackson One 22 – Supporting the community by provinding resources for health, financial and cultural challenges.

    Almost Home Wyoming – Providing safe and secure housing for the homeless who are working towards their own home.

    Photo of Meridian Trust's Lander branch giving a check to Almost Home Wyoming.


    Rawlins Lions Club – Supporting the community through annual fundraising efforts that provide resources for the visually impaired, the school district, the food back and Ribbons of Hope.

    Photo of Roger Epp receiving a check from Meridian Trust's Rawlins branch for the Rawlins Lions Club.


    The Scottsbluff Volunteer Center – Supporting the community through programs such as Meals on Wheels, Snow Angels and Shopping for Seniors.

    Photo of Shanna Halstead, Executive Director of the Scottsbluff Volunteer Center, receiving a check from Meridian Trust's Scottsbluff branch for The Scottsbluff Volunteer Center.


    Wellington Food Bank – Providing food in the community for those in need. 


    Gardiner's Volunteer Fire & Ambulance Service – Providing both fire and emergency medical services on a volunteer basis in their community and surrounding communities.

    Photo of Gardiner's Volunteer Fire and Ambulance Service receiving a check from Meridian Trust's Yellowstone branch.


    The Self Help Center – Advocating for victims of domestic violence, child abuse, stalking, elder abuse, sexual assault, family treatment and substance abusing individuals.

    Photo of Jennifer Dyer, Executive Director of the Self Help Center, receiving a check from PowerTrust's Casper branch for the Self Help Center.

    Rock Springs

    Young at Heart Center – Supporting the community through meal programs, financial assistance, daycare services, and education outreach.

    Photo of Rachelle Morris, Director of the Young at Heart Center, receiving a check from PowerTrust's Rock Springs branch for the Young at Heart Center.

  • Meridian Trust Federal Credit Union has been a locally owned and managed financial cooperative since 1954. It has continued to grow and expand throughout the years and now has 11 branches across Wyoming, Nebraska and Colorado that serve 32,000 members. The photos below are a small representation of the success of the credit union. 

    LEFT: Wyoming Employees Federal Credit Union (WEFCU), now Meridian Trust, moved into the building located at 2223 Warren Avenue in Cheyenne, Wyoming, in 1977. RIGHT: Pictured top left, WEFCU's Branch Manager, Harry Speltz; top right, WEFCU's Supervisory Committee; bottom right, WEFCU's Board of Directors.

    LEFT: Meridian Trust opened it's second branch in Cheyenne, the Cheyenne East branch in 2004. RIGHT: Meridian Trust's partnership with Utah Power was finalized with their first PowerTrust branch opening in Rock Springs in 2006. 

    LEFT: Meridian Trust's merger with Yellowstone Federal Credit Union in Yellowstone National Park was approved in January 2020. RIGHT: Meridian Trust held a ribbon cutting for it's new branch in Wellington, Colorado, in February 2020.

    Meridian Trust opened it's third branch in Cheyenne, Wyoming, in January 2021. The Cheyenne North branch will serve residents, workers, and commuters in the northern section of the city.