Open a Coogan Account

To open a new Coogan Account the same day

Minors and/or trustees must meet eligibility requirements. Click here for more information on eligibility.

In person at a branch location:

Visit any branch and complete a Minor Blocked - Coogan Trust Membership Application

  • Bring a photocopy of valid identification (drivers license, military or state ID card, Passport) for all Trustees. Please note, address verification may be required
  • Bring a certified copy of the minor’s birth certificate
  • Bring the minor's Social Security Number
  • Open a Share Savings Account with a $10 one-time membership fee and $25 minimum deposit

To open by fax:*

  • Fax copies of your completed Coogan Application and supporting documents to the Coogan Help Desk at (818) 843-1376
  • Mail or drop off the original application, one-time membership fee and minimum deposit to SAFCU as soon as possible.

To open a new Coogan Account through postal mail*

Mail a completed Coogan Application, a photocopy of valid identification for all Trustees, a certified copy of the minor’s birth certificate, and the one-time membership fee and minimum deposit to:

SAG-AFTRA Federal Credit Union
Attn: Operations Support – Coogan Accounts
P.O. Box 11419
Burbank, CA 91510

To transfer an existing Coogan Account to SAG-AFTRA FCU

  • Open a Coogan Account at SAG-AFTRA FCU
  • Send a Coogan Transfer Letter to your current financial institution to let them know you wish to move your existing Coogan Account to SAG-AFTRA Federal Credit Union

For assistance in transferring a Coogan Account to the Credit Union, contact our Coogan Desk by telephone at (818) 562-3400 or toll-free (800) 826-6946; or e-mail coogan@sagaftrafcu.org

 

*Opening by mail, or fax does not offer a guarantee of same day issue of Statement of Trustee. Please allow a minimum of 24 to 48 hours after all necessary documentation is received by SAFCU. We advise against sending applications via email as it is not a secure method of transmitting personal information.