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Credit Unions Weigh in on Payday Loan Debate

Apr
23

Short term loans. Payday loans. Predatory lending. What they are depends on how you view the unsecured, generally small-dollar loan businesses that number near 1,000 in the Show Me State. Is it economic freedom or exploitation of Missouri's poor?

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St. Louis Chapter of Credit Unions To Hold Cooperative Shred Days

Mar
27

Seven St. Louis/Illinois area credit unions are participating in the St. Louis Chapter of Credit Union's FREE "Shred Days."

On three separate days at multiple locations, members of the participating credit unions will be able to take up to five boxes (per family) of their personal documents to be shredded on-site by professional document destruction companies. In addition to document shredding, some locations will be offering bike recycling or electronics recycling.  

Here are the details:

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Missouri Credit Unions Earn Top Awards at GAC

Mar
04

Several Missouri credit unions received recognition at the Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) for their efforts to improve members' financial lives and positively impact the community.

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St. Louis Chapter's Credit Union Shred Days

Apr
05

Eight St. Louis area credit unions are participating in the St. Louis Chapter of Credit Union's "Shred Day."  Members of the participating credit unions will be able to take up to five boxes of their personal documents to be shredded on-site by professional document destruction companies.  Here are the details:

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St. Louis Community Credit Union’s Commitment of Bringing Value to Consumers Receives National Recognition

Mar
04

St. Louis Community Credit Union recently received the 2012 Member Benefits Outstanding Performance Award from the Credit Union National Association (CUNA). According to CUNA, consumers who bank with the Credit Union save an average of $357 per year compared to local bank customers. St. Louis Community Credit Union was recognized in its asset class of $75 million to $250 million.

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Advocating for Credit Unions and Consumers

Sep
20

Each day, credit union representatives - from board members and CEOs to front-line staff - have the opportunity to advocate for the credit union movement. Patrick Adams, president/CEO of St. Louis Community Credit Union, did just that in a Letter to the Editor in The Wall Street Journal. Adams' letter, "U.S.

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St. Louis Community CU Foundation Opens CU Excel Center

Jun
05

The St. Louis Community Credit Union Foundation recently opened the CU Excel Center™ in Northwoods, MO.

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STLCCU Offers Scholarship for Adult Students

Feb
08

For the second year in a row, St. Louis Community Credit Union announced the establishment of the Janice Mosby Scholarship fund through the St. Louis Community CU Foundation. The Foundation will award $2,500 scholarships to three eligible adult students in spring 2012.

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Choices Federal Offers Loan Program with Help from St. Louis Community

Jan
26

When a local foundation reached out to Choices Federal Credit Union about offering microenterprise loans, the credit union was interested but hesitant. Staff members struggled to structure a product that would be large enough in scale but also acceptable to regulators.

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Carnahan Meets with Credit Union Leaders

Dec
16

More than a dozen credit union leaders from six credit unions visited with Congressman Russ Carnahan (D-District 3) at a fundraiser hosted by Neighbors Credit Union on December 5.

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