Maryland Consumer Council

If you live in the Baltimore-Metropolitan Area you can become a Credit Union member.

Great News! You can become a Credit Union member

How? Allow us to provide you with a complimentary membership in the Maryland Consumer Council – a consumer advocate organization affiliated with the American Consumer Council.

The Maryland Consumer Council will only be given your full name, address, phone number and email address. After that, you can begin receiving the Council’s consumer education information via email and USPS. Your membership data is treated in a confidential, legal, and ethical manner. Maryland Consumer Council does not sell, lease or lend its membership data to anyone.

Enroll in the Maryland Consumer Council (step #1 to Credit Union membership!) Visit them online at Go to their Membership page and complete the simple online form, or call them directly at 1-800-544-0414.

When joining the Maryland Consumer Council online, remember to enter the Credit Union MEMBERSHIP CODE: BCEFCU in order to waive the $5.00 enrollment fee. Within a few minutes, you’ll receive an email confirmation from the Council. Print out your Maryland Council Membership Certificate and bring it with you to one of the Credit Union branches, so we can verify your eligibility and get your Credit Union membership established!