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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“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


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


press release: Minnesota Credit Union Network 08/26/2014 – 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 […]

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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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Northern Communities CU holding grand opening celebration

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Duluth News Tribune  © 08/25/2014 – DULUTH, Minn. – Northern Communities Credit Union announced a grand opening celebration to take place through Friday during normal business hours, at the E-Branch at The Shops at Bluestone, 1004 Woodland Ave., Duluth. This branch specializes in e-services with […]

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Minnesota Minded: Minn. Credit Unions Experience Growth Boom (WITH VIDEO)

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press release: Minnesota Credit Union Network 08/25/2014 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Minnesota Credit Union Network (MnCUN) today introduced “Minnesota Minded,” a report about the growth Minnesota credit unions have experienced since the financial crisis. Growth areas include adding over 100,000 new […]

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Wings Financial CU to add four Twin Cities branches

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CU Insight © 08/21/2014 – APPLE VALLEY, Minn. – Wings Financial Credit Union, Minnesota’s largest credit union, announced today that it is adding four full-service branch offices to its network of Twin Cities locations. The new offices, to open in the fourth quarter of 2014 […]

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