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Oct 5, 2015
Debbie Trocha, Executive Director, Indiana Cooperative Development Center

The student-run branch of Corning Credit Union opened for its eighth year Sept. 29 at BOCES Bush campus. Its success serving students and staff will give birth to a second student-run branch this month at Elmira High School. About 20 credit unions run a total of about 50 student-run credit union branches in New York schools, said Ronald McLean, chief marketing officer for the New York Credit... Read more >

Topics: Cooperation Among Co-ops Tags: credit unions, students, New York Credit Union Association
Oct 5, 2015
Debbie Trocha, Executive Director, Indiana Cooperative Development Center

The student-run branch of Corning Credit Union opened for its eighth year Sept. 29 at BOCES Bush campus. Its success serving students and staff will give birth to a second student-run branch this month at Elmira High School. About 20 credit unions run a total of about 50 student-run credit union branches in New York schools, said Ronald McLean, chief marketing officer for the New York Credit... Read more >

Topics: Cooperation Among Co-ops Tags: credit unions, students, New York Credit Union Association
Oct 5, 2015
Debbie Trocha, Executive Director, Indiana Cooperative Development Center

The student-run branch of Corning Credit Union opened for its eighth year Sept. 29 at BOCES Bush campus. Its success serving students and staff will give birth to a second student-run branch this month at Elmira High School. About 20 credit unions run a total of about 50 student-run credit union branches in New York schools, said Ronald McLean, chief marketing officer for the New York Credit... Read more >

Topics: Cooperation Among Co-ops Tags: credit unions, students, New York Credit Union Association
Oct 2, 2015
Debbie Trocha, Executive Director, Indiana Cooperative Development Center

When it comes to “buying local,” co-ops wrote the book. That’s because cooperatives are homegrown by everyday people who join together to solve a problem or meet a need. Did you know the co-ops in your community are owned and democratically controlled by people just like you? Cooperatives are part of America’s do-it-yourself tradition. With a proven track record, cooperatives are everywhere,... Read more >

Topics: Cooperation Among Co-ops Tags: cooperatives, democratically controlled
Sep 29, 2015
Debbie Trocha, Executive Director, Indiana Cooperative Development Center

Here's another example of Cooperatives putting Principle 7 into action:  Concern for Community......... Read more >

Topics: Cooperation Among Co-ops Tags: cooperatives, principle 7, touchstone energy, Kentucky
Sep 29, 2015
Debbie Trocha, Executive Director, Indiana Cooperative Development Center

Here's another example of Cooperatives putting Principle 7 into action:  Concern for Community......... Read more >

Topics: Cooperation Among Co-ops Tags: cooperatives, principle 7, touchstone energy, Kentucky
Sep 28, 2015
Debbie Trocha, Executive Director, Indiana Cooperative Development Center

To mark the 90 years of Singapore's cooperative movement, the Singapore National Co-operative Federation (SNCF) has put together a commemorative book and a travelling exhibition. The story of cooperatives started in 1925, way back before Independence. Back then, credit co-ops were formed to offer safe banking services and loans with affordable re-payment rates to workers.

Read more of... Read more >

Topics: Cooperation Among Co-ops Tags: cooperatives, Singapore, SNCF
Sep 28, 2015
Debbie Trocha, Executive Director, Indiana Cooperative Development Center

To mark the 90 years of Singapore's cooperative movement, the Singapore National Co-operative Federation (SNCF) has put together a commemorative book and a travelling exhibition. The story of cooperatives started in 1925, way back before Independence. Back then, credit co-ops were formed to offer safe banking services and loans with affordable re-payment rates to workers.

Read more of... Read more >

Topics: Cooperation Among Co-ops Tags: cooperatives, Singapore, SNCF
Sep 28, 2015
Debbie Trocha, Executive Director, Indiana Cooperative Development Center

To mark the 90 years of Singapore's cooperative movement, the Singapore National Co-operative Federation (SNCF) has put together a commemorative book and a travelling exhibition. The story of cooperatives started in 1925, way back before Independence. Back then, credit co-ops were formed to offer safe banking services and loans with affordable re-payment rates to workers.

Read more of... Read more >

Topics: Cooperation Among Co-ops Tags: cooperatives, Singapore, SNCF
Sep 18, 2015
Debbie Trocha, Executive Director, Indiana Cooperative Development Center

Tired of getting nickle and dimed by your bank? Consider joining a Credit Union. Maintenance fees, minimum balance fees, overdraft fees - the list is endless. If your bank is taking a bite out of your budget, consider taking your business to a credit union.

Credit unions offer the same services as banks but they have higher rates of return, lower fees, and are safe and secure. And... Read more >

Topics: Networking Tags: credit union, bank, fees

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