Business Eligibility

Looking for a trustworthy financial partner that will exceed your business needs? PCU is the place for you! We offer a complete array of products and services to help your business flourish.

As a PCU member, you have access to a full range of business accounts and services to meet your needs. Best of all, you'll find our professional staff is always ready with friendly, personal service. Our goal is to help you profit by giving you more for your money.

Eligibilty Requirments

Before opening your business account, does your business qualify for membership at PCU? Businesses qualify in one of two ways:

1. Automatic eligibility is granted when the a business office is located in Anoka, Chisago, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, or Washington county.
2. Or businesses with an office location in Minnesota or western Wisconsin can qualify for membership by making a one-time donation to the John Miller Scholarship fund (Minimum $5.00).

At Account Opening:
  • All account signers must present a valid, government issued I.D.
  • A valid Social Security Number or Employer Identification Number (EIN) is required for the business
  • Depending on the type of business, additional documentation is required. To improve the efficiency of the business account opening process, please review the above checklist prior to opening the account.
Thinking of starting a business?

Were you recently laid off or are you debating what to do with a severance check? Are you eager to start a new entrepreneurial venture but not sure where to begin? Starting a new business may seem like a daunting task, but don't let that stop you. PCU has resources that can help. Click Here to learn more or...

Pick up “A Guide to Starting a Business in Minnesota” at any PCU location. This comprehensive resource helps new business owners find answers to a multitude of questions, including:

  • How and where to obtain licensing and permits in Minnesota
  • Resources to help develop and fine-tune business plans
  • Organizations that offer accounting and tax assistance
  • And much more!

This FREE guide is also available online or you can contact the Business Services Department to have one mailed.

Contact Us
If you’d like to speak to one of our Business Services Officers, call 651-747-8900, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or complete our contact form. A representative will respond within one business day.