We are the sixth largest credit union in the U.S. with more than $10 billion in assets and over 750,000 members. The ILCU and its Life Assurance Company ECCU Assurance have made arrangements to facilitate the former members of Rush Credit Union and allow their savings history for Life Savings purposes accrued with Rush Credit Union to be transferred and continued for those who wish to lodge their DGS cheques with an ILCU affiliated credit union before 31st December 2016.
Speaking at a breakfast briefing for Oireachtas members to mark International Credit Union Day (Thursday 20th October) in Dublin, Brian McCrory, President of the Irish League of Credit Unions (ILCU) said that credit unions had one clear message for politicians, which was that they now need to deliver on commitments to the movement, including on credit union’s providing funding for much needed social housing.
Through the Suncoast Credit Union Foundation, we provide support to local schools, children and families through scholarships, education initiatives, financial literacy and programs related to health and emotional well-being. Blantyre Credit Union started a Savvy Savers Project in 2011 and it is still going strong to this day. Golden 1’s Platinum Rewards credit card offers low rates and high rewards, for members with established credit.
The Board of Directors of Rush Credit Union has, for some time, sought to bring about a transfer of Rush Credit Union to another credit union on a voluntary basis. Whether you’re looking for THE ‘Where does this screw go again’ DIY LOAN, or THE ‘I was going to get the place painted anyway’ HOME IMPROVEMENT LOAN, come and talk to your local credit union.
In the United States, Federal credit unions are chartered by and overseen by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA), which also provides deposit insurance similar to the manner in which the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) provides deposit insurance to banks.