1940

Vapsco Credit Union, Inc. is established as a state chartered credit union. The Credit Union's first office is opened in Alexandria, VA.

1941

Regulation W is enacted by Congress as a war measure to limit consumer credit. Nationally, credit unions stagnate until it is repealed in 1952, but VAPSCO Credit Union weathers the change.

1947

Credit Union expands field of membership to serve all Vepco employees and changes its name to Vepco Credit Union. The bank accounts are moved to Richmond and the records maintained from the Company's Payroll department.

1951

Shown here are the officers of Vepco Credit Union in 1951. Image taken from an edition of Vepco's publication "The Vepcovian."

1965

From the 1960s until her retirement in 1981, Mary Broaddus ran the Credit Union by herself from a box of files carried on a rolling cart. Long-time members recall that Mary simply “was the Credit Union.”

1977

Credit Union reaches $1 million in assets.

1986

The Credit Union expands its service to members by offering home equity loans and a Christmas club.

1987

Field of membership expanded to include family members, once a member always a member adopted, retirees allowed to remain members, VISA® cards offered.

1988

The Credit Union maintains cash for the first time, adds share draft checking, expands hours, and move to the lobby of Richmond's OJRP building.

1989

The addition of Private Teller audio response system gives members 24 hour access to their accounts.

1990

Dominion Credit Union celebrates its 50th anniversary.

1991

Share certificates of deposit are added, helping members earn more for their money.

1992

First branch office opens in the Innsbrook Technical Center.

1994

Credit Union name is changed to Virginia Power/North Carolina Power Credit Union as it hit $50 million in assets mark.

1995

Credit Union branch operations move to East side of OJRP lobby into space vacated by bank, and adds safe deposit boxes and loan by phone.

1996

ATM/Debit cards are introduced, giving members instant, 24 hour access to their cash.

1997

Service is greatly enhanced with addition of a website, Credit Union Service Centers, and ATMs at North Anna and Surry power stations. Grayland branch is also added.

1999

ATMs are added at Norfolk and Tredegar Riverside buildings, and online banking is introduced.

2000

Youth scholarship program is created. Credit Union hits 15,000 members mark and changes name to Dominion Credit Union to better reflect the entire field of membership.

2001

A branch is opened in the Tredegar Riverside building.

2002

Akron EOG Employees FCU merged into Dominion CU, giving Ohio employees access to a wider variety of financial services.

2003

The Credit Union adds 1st mortgage loans in Virginia to its menu of services.

2004

Canton EOG Employees FCU merged into Dominion CU, giving Ohio employees an expanded menu of services.

2005

The Credit Union expands its 1st mortgage lending to secondary homes in Virginia and North Carolina, and adds an online mortgage application.

2005

OJRP branch is renovated and an ATM is added.

2014

Additional ATMs are added to Dominion locations and now reach 55% of Dominion employees at work.

2015

Mobile deposit is added in April 2015, providing members with a way to deposit checks anytime, anywhere.

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