Getting to the point about .creditunion

Posted by Laurie Moore
on "May 16, 2017 8:11 am"

U.S. credit unions can now register the .creditunion top-level domain for its web site. 

This new domain is a sure-fire way to make your credit union stand out from other financial institutions, and it will become a trusted web shorthand pointing to good sources of information for 100 million credit union members nationwide. 

CUNA will provide management support services to .creditunion on behalf of CUNA Performance Resources, which is the Registry Operator of the domain.

Launch Phases

Trademark Registration Period (Begins April 6, 2017)

For eligible members of the credit union community to register their trademarks with ICANN’s Trademark Clearinghouse. This is not a requirement but allows credit unions that have a trademark to pre-register their domain during the Sunrise Period..

Pre-Verification (Begins May 1, 2017)

For eligible members of the U.S. credit union community to ensure request meets eligibility requirements. This verification portal will be available on this web site soon!

Sunrise Period  (May 4 – June 3, 2017)

For eligible members of the credit union community that have registered their trademarks in ICANN’s Trademark Clearinghouse to register domain names.

General Availability (Begins June 6, 2017)

For eligible members of the credit union community to register domain names on a first come, first serve basis.

The .creditunion domain exists in part due to generous financial support from CUNA Mutual Group and CO-OP Financial Services