The financial institutions you’ll find support the real economy, including access to affordable housing, financing for small business, and economic opportunity in urban and rural communities that are often underserved by conventional big banks.
Consider Online Banking!
In addition to searching our banking map, consider online financial institutions:
For any bank or credit union that interests you, ask if they offer online services for people anywhere in the country.
Consider Aspiration Bank: socially-conscious and sustainable cash management services and investment products. (online only)
FDIC-identified Minority Depository Institutions (The scope of this designation indicates minority ownership and/or having a majority of board directors who are minority and a customer base that is predominantly minority.)
You don’t have to be rich to be a social investor. All you need is the will to use your money to support your values—and the kind of world you want to see for the future. People who bank and invest in a socially responsible manner arguably have never been more important to the health of humanity and the Earth.
If you are not finding a financial institution that meets your needs from our database, you can use the links below to search a larger field of small banks and credit unions. Remember, while any smaller bank will have far less negative impacts than a megabank, you may not approve of all of their
Following massive public pressure, JPMorgan Chase Bank, the largest funder of fossil fuels in the world by a wide margin, announced on October 6, 2020 that it will begin aligning its financing with the Paris climate agreement. This is an important…
JPMorgan Chase is the worst bank in the world for the climate – far surpassing every other bank in funding fossil fuels by a whopping 36% over the last three years. The top funder and insurer of the climate crisis continue to seek profit from destruction of the Earth.
If you are not finding a financial institution that meets your needs from our database, you can use the links below to search a larger field of small banks and credit unions. Remember, while any smaller bank will have far less negative impacts…
Following is an excerpt from the letter that Fran Teplitz, Green America’s Executive Co-director and Director of the Green Business Network, submitted to the Department of Labor (DOL) on July 21, 2020 in response to the agency calling into…