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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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Your life goals, are our life goals

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If there’s ever a time that “millennials” need cooperatives, it’s now. The last ten years have been quite transformational for this generation of young adults. Younger millennials just graduating college likely saw their parents lose jobs, benefits, and pensions while bank executives lost nothing. According to a study by Filene Research Institute, millennials make about…

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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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