Affinity Plus hosts financial education workshop inspired by “Let’s Make a Deal” for local college students


  press release: Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union 08/31/2014 – GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. – On Monday, August 24, the day before classes started at Itasca Community College (ICC), new students had the opportunity to attend “Smart Money”, a 20-minute financial education workshop […]

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West Financial Credit Union School Supplies Drive Big Success


West Financial Credit Union 08/31/2015 – West Financial Credit Union and Daikin Applied partnered again this year as a drop off location for the Back to School donation drive supporting the families and individuals served by Interfaith Outreach & Community […]

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Ideal Credit Union Community Appreciation Event Another Huge Success

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press release: Ideal Credit Union 08/27/2015 – WOODBURY, Minn. – Last year’s Community Appreciation event was such a big hit, Ideal Credit Union did it again – five branches in five days from August 10 to 14, 2015. Members and the […]

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Wings Financial Credit Union’s Trysh Olson Awarded Two Financial Education Honors


  press release: Wings Financial Credit Union 08/27/2015 – APPLE VALLEY, Minn. – Wings Financial Credit Union is pleased to announce two recent awards for outstanding efforts related to teaching financial literacy in the communities it serves. Trysh Olson, Education […]

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Affinity Plus helps “Stuff the Bus” with school supplies for area students


press release: Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union 08/27/2015 – ALEXANDRIA, Minn. – Affinity Plus in Alexandria was one of 40 local organizations that participated in “Stuff the Bus”, a community-wide effort sponsored by the United Way of Douglas and Pope counties. […]

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Minnesota Number One in Credit Union Branch Growth

Credit Union Journal © 08/27/2015 – SNL Financial looked at which states had the biggest jump in net branch growth (more branches opened than closed). Due to a five-way tie for fourth place and a four-way tie for fifth place, […]

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Mill City Credit Union Creates Community Prosperity Through Making the Greater Good Even Greater Campaign

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press release: Mill City Credit Union 08/25/2015 – MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Last weekend, Mill City Credit Union (formerly General Mills Federal Credit Union) officially launched the Making the Greater Good Even Greater ongoing campaign by sponsoring a free yoga day […]

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Hiway Federal Credit Union provides money management advice on Twin Cities Live


Twin Cities Live © 08/20/2015 – In spite of just signing a $3.6 million contract with the Detroit Lions, wide receiver Ryan Broyles has decided that his family will live on a $60,000 a year budget. He has no intention of following the […]

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$16,500 in financial education grants available from the Minnesota Credit Union Foundation

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press release: Minnesota Credit Union Foundation 08/24/2015 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Minnesota Credit Union Foundation (MnCUF) – with a mission to provide resources for credit unions and communities to prosper and thrive – recently announced it is offering $16,500 […]

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SharePoint Credit Union partners with Wishes & More to help grant a wish and a scholarship for two local youth


  press release: SharePoint Credit Union 08/24/2015 – HOPKINS, Minn. – SharePoint Credit Union announces new fundraising efforts to raise money and awareness for the Wishes & More® organization. SharePoint has committed to raise $3,500 to assist with the wish […]

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