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How are credit unions different?

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Your credit union is a different kind of financial institution. Here are four key factors that set us apart from other financial institutions: You are an owner. Members who belong to the credit union are its owners, not merely customers. That’s because credit unions are set up as not-for-profit cooperatives. You pay lower loan rates…

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The 4 biggest credit union myths

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With International Credit Union Day right around the corner, we’d like to clear up the four biggest myths about credit unions. They aren’t big enough. There are big and small credit unions, but just like banks, your deposits at a credit union are insured by the federal government up to $250,000. It will be hard…

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Your White Sands FCU membership is worth hundreds

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Did you know you’re saving money—maybe hundreds of dollars a year—just by being a White Sands Federal Credit Union member? Credit unions typically charge fewer and lower fees than other financial institutions, according to the Credit Union National Association’s (CUNA) latest membership benefits report. Of course, the amount you save has a lot to do…

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