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How CDFIs represent what is possible for underserved communities

“CDFIs, at the heart of it, are community lenders. If you think about where banks step out, CDFIs step in. They deliver responsible capital where it is needed in a very place-based, community-first approach. Most CDFIs are nonprofits and there is tremendous alignment around ensuring their borrowers are successful. They win when community wins.”  Catherine Berman, […]
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How Your Credit Union Can Join the Fight for Financial Inclusion

The fight for greater financial inclusion and stability in America has begun for millions of consumers following the pandemic that has pervaded industries, neighborhoods, and families in fundamental ways.  According to Pew Research in March 2021, about 50 percent of all adults who are not retired claim the pandemic has made it harder for them to reach […]
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How Can America Regain Financial Stability In The COVID-19 Pandemic?

For 70 percent of U.S. workers, uncertain financial stability and the concept of living paycheck-to-paycheck were an uneasy reality even before COVID-19 reared its disruptive head in early 2020. Add on a deadly global pandemic, and those workers are now fighting a much bigger, more existential battle, both for themselves, their families, their financial stability and their […]
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CEO Message – We’re in This Together

The coronavirus pandemic has created an environment none of us would have ever imagined. The one thing that hasn’t changed, however, is the unwavering commitment credit union teams have to supporting members by providing financial hope. There are people everywhere who need their credit union now more than ever – people who are going to […]
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