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Since 1891, the California Bankers Association has been here to take on challenges and help our banks prosper.

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Our Membership Options

The California Bankers Association offers a range of membership options tailored to meet the diverse needs of professionals in the banking, finance, and fintech sectors.

Member Banks fortify their competitive advantage within the industry through CBA’s extensive member benefits. Beyond the unrivaled support our team offers in advocacy and regulatory changes, your bank will enjoy a wealth of pooled industry expertise, tailored business growth prospects, and access to specialized banking services and community initiatives.

  1. Bank compliance stay ahead of changing regulations
  2. Advocacy and representation to keep your interests at the forefront of legislation
  3. Educational resources access education materials, workshops, and scholarship opportunities
  4. Networking opportunities connect with industry leaders and partners at exclusive CBA events
  5. Industry insights keep pace with best practices, emerging trends, and market development

Eligibility Requirements

Institutions operating within California as retail, lending, or commercial banking organizations are eligible to apply to become part of our community and gain access to a comprehensive array of industry resources through CBA membership.

Associate Member Tier: $2,500

Benefits Include:

  • Exposure on CBA Website
  • Discounted Sponsorship Pricing at CBA Conferences
  • Eligible for Discounted Annual Sponsorship Bundles & Packages

Associate Member+ Tier: $5,000

Benefits Include:

  • All benefits included in Associate Member Tier
  • (1) Month Complimentary Advertising Opportunity on CBA Website
  • (2) Complimentary Advertising Opportunities in the CBA Weekly Newsletter
  • Annual membership list provided
  • Exclusive access to bank members through (1) direct email campaign
  • Participation in vendor showcases at Annual Conference

Premier Member Tier: $10,000

Benefits Include:

  • All benefits included in Associate & Associate+ Membership Tiers
  • CBA Premier Member Logo Usage
  • Company highlighted on CBA Website
  • CBA Premium Member Spotlight on LinkedIn
  • Preferred Exhibit Booth Site at CBA Events
  • Featured LinkedIn Posts Promoting Sponsorships
  • Pre-Conference Registration List provided in advance upon request
  • Sponsorship opportunity for CBA membership updates
  • (2) Complimentary Advertising Opportunities in the CBA Weekly Newsletter ($300 Value)
  • (1) Complimentary ½ Page Advertising Opportunity in the CBA Magazine ($1,100 Value)

Fintech Member: $20,000

Benefits Include:

  • Fintech Legislative Committee on Public Policy
  • Legislative Tracking
  • Quarterly Briefing on Legislative Issues
  • Inclusion in New Fintech Corner of CalBanker Magazine
  • All of the benefits of the Associate Member Tier
  • Member Pricing at CBA Conferences (Not required to sponsor to attend)
  • Networking Opportunities at CBA Events

Download Our CBA Member Benefits Brochure

Download the CBA Membership Brochure and take advantage of the benefits available to members. Learn more about the association's advocacy efforts, unparalleled events and education programs, peer networking, and scholarship opportunities.

CBA Membership Brochure

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