All articles tagged: “Credit Unions”

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Mission Federal Credit Union’s Outreach and Educational Resources Foster Financial and Community Health for San Diegans

Mission Federal CU Fosters Financial and Community Health

In a Nutshell: Credit unions are known for being community-centered institutions, and San Diego-based Mission... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 7/9/18

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Alternatives Federal Credit Union’s Educational Resources and Specialized Products Financially Empower Members and Communities

Alternatives FCU Financially Empowers Members & Communities

In a Nutshell: Ithaca, New York-based Alternatives Federal Credit Union has always tried to do things a bit... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 7/2/18

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Churches Mutual Credit Union Helps Meet the Unique Needs of Clergy and Church Employees in the UK

CMCU Meets the Needs of UK Clergy and Church Employees

In a Nutshell: Credit unions in the UK are seeking to provide a banking alternative for underserved communities,... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 6/15/18

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Neighborhood Credit Union’s Educational Resources and Unique Products Keep Members on a Positive Financial Path

Neighborhood CU Keeps Members on a Path to Financial Well-Being

In a Nutshell: Because they are member-owned, credit unions are known for hands-on service, competitive products,... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 3/30/18

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Sharonview Federal Credit Union Fosters Member Financial Literacy Through Educational Resources and Community Involvement

How Sharonview Caters to Its Members’ Financial Literacy Needs

In a Nutshell: As member-owned institutions, credit unions put considerable effort into taking on active roles in... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 3/26/18

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Better Products and Services Through Competition: Police Credit Union Gives Its Members a Welcome Alternative to Australia’s Big Four

Police Credit Union: Better Products and Services Through Competition

In a Nutshell: It’s easy to feel like you don’t have many options when it comes to financial services. The Big Four... read more »

Aaron Lay

By: Aaron Lay • 3/22/18

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Bellco Credit Union Members Benefit from Unique Partnerships to Receive Free Financial Education

Bellco CU Members Benefit from Free Financial Education

In a Nutshell: When you consider that the principles of debt, credit, consumer finance, and money management touch... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 3/7/18

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How Coastal Credit Union’s id Ally℠ Service Helps Members Recover from Identity Theft

How Coastal CU Helps Members Recover from ID Theft

In a Nutshell: An increasing number of data breaches and the exposure of sensitive personal information have led to... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 2/27/18

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Community Improvement Through Education: Greater Nevada Credit Union is Recognized for Its Commitment to Financial Education

GNCU is Recognized for Its Commitment to Financial Education

In a Nutshell: Credit unions are known for their members-first attitude and investment in financial education.... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 2/27/18

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Affinity Federal Credit Union Prioritizes Its Members’ Futures Through Access to Credit and a Focus on Financial Literacy

Affinity FCU Prioritizes Members' Needs Through Education

In a Nutshell: Offering an alternative to banks and traditional lenders, credit unions have built their reputations... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 1/26/18

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Westminster Savings Caters to Members with Advice and Financial Products That Meet and Exceed Their Financial Goals

Westminster Savings Caters to Members’ Goals Through Education

In a Nutshell: The rising costs of living for residents of the lower mainland of Vancouver, British Columbia, often... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 1/16/18

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Gateway Credit Union is Doing Its Part to Reverse a Trend of High Consumer Debt in Australia by Promoting Financial Literacy Education Among Youth

Gateway CU Aims to Reverse Debt Issues Through Youth Resources

In a Nutshell: Australia has one of the highest levels of consumer debt, in part fed by some of the world’s highest... read more »

Kristine Crane

By: Kristine Crane • 1/8/18

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Redwood Credit Union Provides Californians with a Path to Financial Wellness Through Interactive Education Modules

How Redwood CU Promotes Financial Education to Its Members

In a Nutshell: More than 3.6 million students will graduate from US high schools in 2018. Most will leave school... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 12/18/17

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Patelco Credit Union Offers Nationwide Account Access and Financial Education to More than 300,000 Members

Patelco Credit Union — Education and Accessibility for 300K Members

In a Nutshell: One of the oldest credit unions in the US, Patelco Credit Union is also one of the most accessible.... read more »

Ray FitzGerald

By: Ray FitzGerald • 8/31/17

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California Coast Credit Union Keeps Its Members’ Best Interests in Mind with Tools & Resources to Manage Money

California Coast Credit Union Keeps Its Members' Best Interests in Mind

In a Nutshell: Founded in 1929, California Coast Credit Union is the oldest credit union in San Diego. A 2008... read more »

Jon McDonald

By: Jon McDonald • 8/28/17

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NYC’s Municipal Credit Union Celebrates 100 Years of Helping Members Avoid Predatory Lending

Municipal Credit Union Helps Members Avoid Predatory Lending

In a Nutshell: Founded in 1916 as a way to allow New York City employees the opportunity to save and borrow at... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 8/2/17

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Ohio’s 5 Best Credit Unions

Ohio’s 5 Best Credit Unions

Ohio brought us the Halle Berry, Neil Armstrong, John D. Rockefeller and Nine Inch Nails — but can they be counted... read more »

Alexandra Leslie

By: Alexandra Leslie • 2/11/15

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Illinois’ 10 Best Credit Unions of 2014

Illinois’ 10 Best Credit Unions of 2014

The state of Illinois is renowned for its backward flowing river and the invention of ice cream sundaes (among many... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 12/17/14

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5 Best Credit Unions in California of 2014

5 Best Credit Unions in California of 2014

California is known for having it all. With beautiful beach weather, a bustling economy and some of the tastiest... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 12/3/14

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10 Most Community-Minded Credit Unions

10 Most Community-Minded Credit Unions

Credit unions are known for being active members of the community they serve by investing in the very same people... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 8/6/14

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Study Says Credit Unions Expect Mortgage Growth to Slow

Study Says Credit Unions Expect Mortgage Growth to Slow

In recent years, the rate of interest charged for home mortgages has been at historic lows. While this has led to a... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 2/6/14

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What’s the Difference Between Credit Unions and Banks?

What’s the Difference Between Credit Unions and Banks?

We all know what a bank is, but when you drive past a credit union, do you wonder how it differs? Banks and credit... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 10/17/13