Oct. 24, 2011 – NAFCU on Friday publicized the benefits of credit union membership, and media outlets such as the Boston Globe’s website, the New York Daily News and Yahoo! Finance jumped at the chance to tell their readerships why bank-weary consumers should join credit unions.
On why consumers should foster relationships with credit unions, Karen Tyson, NAFCU’s senior vice president of marketing and communications, noted “real advantages” of being a credit union member.
“Not only are credit unions great stewards of their members’ money, but their business model means their primary focus is on serving their members,” she said last week. “When you join a credit union, you know that your money goes back to you, the member.”
Here are the five reasons NAFCU says consumers should join credit unions: