The nation’s largest provider of private share insurance for credit unions since 1974

American Share Insurance (ASI) provides primary and excess share (deposit) insurance exclusively to credit unions. We’re a member-owned, share guaranty corporation proud to be the nation‘s largest non-federal insurer of credit union deposits.

Industry For Credit Union Industry Professionals  

Through our primary share and excess share insurance programs, we help credit unions carry out their mission. Learn what makes our insurance unique, then meet  the industry leaders who have helped us serve the credit union industry.

Consumer For Credit Union Members  

Credit unions offer their members a wealth of advantages and are a popular alternative to traditional banks. Learn how ASI insures the deposits of credit union members.

ASI is safe and sound as are your credit union savings

Members of credit unions insured by American Share Insurance can take great comfort in knowing that their savings are safe, sound and protected by a well-capitalized insurance fund. 

It is very natural for credit union members to ask questions about the safety of their savings. In response, ASI offers the following regarding its deposit insurance programs. Most importantly, members' deposits in an ASI primary insured credit union are insured to $250,000 per individual account, no matter how many accounts they have with the credit union.

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What's New?

Dykstra Awarded Highest Honor for CU League Leaders

Diana Dykstra, President/CEO of the California & Nevada Credit Union Leagues, and former ASI Advisory Council member while she served as CEO at ASI-insured San Francisco Fire Credit Union, received the American Association of Credit Union Leagues’ (AACUL) highest honor – the Eagle Award – during the group’s annual meeting.  The Eagle Award has been presented only 20 times in over 30 years and was given to Ms. Dykstra for her leadership and significant impact in California and Nevada, along with CUNA and all the other state credit union leagues.  In addition, Ms. Dykstra was elected to the AACUL’s executive board.  ASI congratulates Diana Dykstra!