Minnesota credit union business loans outpace national trend in Q2 2014

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CUNA News Now © 09/12/2014 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – Final data reported by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) in the second quarter of 2014 shows that Minnesota’s credit union business loans grew 14.4 percent over the last year, surpassing the national figure […]

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VIDEO: Members From Across Minnesota Share Why They Love their Credit Union!


We’ve put together just a handful of the stories that we’ve received from people all across the state to show just how much credit union members love being a part of a not-for-profit financial cooperative. Whether it’s a great rate […]

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Minnesota Minded — Minn. CU Network commences press tour to talk about the state of Minnesota credit unions

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CUNA News Now © 08/27/2014 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – (Infographic focuses on financial education, community connections.) Today the Minnesota Credit Union Network (MnCUN) began a series of press events highlighting “the state of Minnesota credit unions” and focusing on membership growth, lending […]

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Royal CU’s Brianne Meszaros a finalist in the CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec challenge

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CUES © 09/19/2014 – EAU CLAIRE, Wis. – CUES Next Top Credit Union Exec–sponsored by DDJ Myers and administered by Currency–searches for emerging leaders age 35 and under from within the credit union industry. Royal Credit Union’s Brianne Meszaros, a branch manager in Edina, is one of five […]

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VIDEO: Mid-Minnesota FCU teaches Brainerd High School students about personal finance

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Lakeland Public Television © 09/19/2014 – BRAINERD, Minn. – Learning how to plan their financial future. A local credit union helps Brainerd High School students learn every week about their personal finances. The students are learning what a credit score is and does, the […]

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Minnco CU sets up benefit account for cancer patient

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Isanti County News © 09/17/2014 – CAMBRIDGE, Minn. – A cancer benefit for DeeAnna Schmakel will be held from 4-9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26 at American Jane’s in Cambridge. Schmakel, who was diagnosed with breast cancer, is originally from the Ogilvie area, and is […]

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Mid-Minnesota FCU donates $2,500 to Habitat for Humanity

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CU Social Good © 09/11/2014 – BRAINERD, Minn. – Mid-Minnesota FCU is proud to donate $2,500 to Lakes Area Habitat For Humanity. Baxter staff Mike Francis, Member Services Specialist, Sara Holmgren, First Impression Specialist, and Tiffany Hirschey, Branch Manager,  presented the check to Kevin […]

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SouthPoint Federal Credit Union contributes to St. Peter’s economic vitality

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St. Peter Herald  © 09/17/2014 – ST. PETER, Minn. – Several businesses are opening soon, or have recently, in St. Peter. See this as an invitation. You will find flooring and furniture at Berger Interiors along North Old Minnesota Avenue, chocolate and items from […]

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Foundation grant helps Catholic United Financial educate seniors about identity theft, financial fraud

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press release: Minnesota Credit Union Foundation 09/17/2014 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – In April, Catholic United Financial Credit Union received a grant from the Minnesota Credit Union Foundation to provide financial education opportunities in the community. Working through local churches in the […]

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Caught on video: Minn. members love their CUs


CUNA News Now © 09/17/2014 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Minnesota Credit Union Network has produced a video in which members tell why credit unions are their financial institution of choice. Why I Love My Credit Union Video from Minnesota CU Network on […]

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Wings Financial CU sets up “Elinor’s Memorial Fund” for children of St. Louis Park woman who lost her battle with cancer

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KARE 11 © 09/15/2014 – ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. – Elinor Scott, the Minnesota woman who finished the Boston Marathon this year while battling stage four pancreatic cancer, died on Friday. Scott, was diagnosed in January and fought a courageous battle. The 51-year-old ran […]

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Associated Healthcare CU announces new President

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CUNA News Now System Brief © 09/19/2014– ST. PAUL, Minn. – Theresa Malone, formerly President & CEO of St. Paul Federal Credit Union, recently became the President of Associated Healthcare Credit Union. Malone fills the opening created by the retirement of the credit union’s former […]

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Penny K. Jarnot honored for 25 years of service through the Minnesota CU Foundation’s Credit Union Builder award

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press release: Minnesota Credit Union Foundation 09/16/2014 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – Earlier this week, Energy Services Federal Credit Union honored Penny K. Jarnot as a Credit Union Builder through the Minnesota Credit Union Foundation. Jarnot, who dedicated more than 25 years […]

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