Located in Palo Alto, Calif., Stanford Federal Credit Union is a full-service financial institution owned and operated by more than 40,000 members of the community, including Stanford University, Stanford Hospital, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital and Stanford Linear Accelerator Center. Established in 1959, the institution provides a wide variety of financial products and services, including deposit accounts, brokerage, mortgage, and consumer and real estate loans. It also offers various online services, such as bill payment, account management, ATMs, direct deposits, wire transfers, forms and applications. Additionally, the institution offers various membership packages. The institution also organizes various free financial seminars, offers gift cards, financial planning advices and online calculators.