Minnesota credit unions experience loan growth in second quarter 2014

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press release: Minnesota Credit Union Network 08/07/2014 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – According to preliminary data released this week by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA), Minnesota credit unions’ year-over-year asset, deposit and loan growth between the second quarters of 2013 to 2014 […]

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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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TopLine FCU helps young women mentors learn key money management skills

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Market Wired © 08/28/2014 – MAPLE GROVE, Minn. – In June and July TopLine teamed up with YouthCARE (Youth for Cultural Appreciation and Racial Equality) of Minneapolis and St. Paul to provide financial literacy workshops for students who participate in their Community Service Stars Employment […]

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Central Minnesota CU helps Long Prairie Predators baseball team get on the road

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Long Prairie Leader © 08/27/2014 – LONG PRAIRIE, Minn. – It was a season of firsts for the Long Prairie Predators. The first league championship, first region appearance, first region championship, and first state appearance. When the Predators took on New Market in Belle […]

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Mid-Minnesota FCU presents $500 prize to Railroad Days Medallion hunt winner

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Staples World © 08/27/2014 – STAPLES, Minn. – Terri Kobliska, the Staples Branch Manager at Mid Minnesota Federal Credit Union presents Jeremy Rach of Verndale with a $500 check for finding the medallion on Aug. 20 during Railroad Days. The medallion was hidden at […]

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TopLine FCU’s 11th annual back-to-school supply drive benefits local communities

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press release: TopLine Federal Credit Union 08/27/2014  – MAPLE GROVE, Minn. – During the months of July and August, the Community Emergency Assistance Programs (CEAP) and Keystone Community Services benefited by receiving donations from TopLine Federal Credit Union’s 11th Annual Back-to-School Supply Drive. […]

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“Daily Agenda” podcast discusses credit union community involvement, business lending, growth (WITH AUDIO)

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press release: Minnesota Credit Union Network 08/27/2014 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – Earlier this week, Minnesota credit union leaders were interviewed by Fluence Media’s Blois Olson on the “Daily Agenda” podcast. MnCUN President & CEO Mark D. Cummins, Affinity Plus Federal Credit […]

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MnCUN President & CEO Mark Cummins participates, calls out regulators in ALS “ice bucket” Challenge

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press release: Minnesota Credit Union Network 08/26/2014 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – Last week, Minnesota Credit Union Network President & CEO Mark Cummins accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge that has become a social media phenomenon to raise awareness for Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis […]

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11 Minn. credit unions win social responsibility awards, advance to national competitions

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CUNA News Now © 08/28/2014 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Minnesota Credit Union Network (MnCUN) recently announced the state-level winners of the 2014 Dora Maxwell, Louise Herring and Desjardins award competitions. These awards – sponsored each year by MnCUN and the Credit Union National […]

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Minnesota credit unions report membership uptick following recession

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Twincities.com Pioneer Press © 08/25/2014 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. banking industry’s reputation among consumers has taken a beating in the wake of the Great Recession, and Minnesota’s credit unions say that’s been good for business. The Minnesota Credit Union Network announced Monday […]

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Trades and Labor FCU offers payday loan alternatives

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KIMT.com © 08/25/2014 – ALBERT LEA, Minn. – The payday loan industry has made millions off of interest rates on loaned money. Now the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is cracking down on the payday loan business. They began supervising payday loans a few years ago. […]

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