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Give Yourself Some Credit…

Kirsten Klahn is discussing the pros and cons to traditional bank alternatives over at Wall Street Cheat Sheet® and we like what she has to say. Maybe you’re frustrated with getting hit with high monthly fees each month, or maybe you feel like you’re not earning a satisfactory interest rate. Perhaps you’re just ready to […]

CreditUnionvsBank

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What’s the difference in a Credit Union and a Bank?

What is the difference between a Credit Union and a Bank? Great question! Credit unions are not-for-profit, member owned financial cooperatives that promote savings to improve member’s lives. Members at a Credit Union have a voice in the direction of the Credit Union.  Most credit unions membership consists of people from various employers, schools or counties. Banks are for-profit financial corporations who are focused […]