MADISON, Wis. (3/20/13)--While credit unions have membership requirements, most consumers qualify for membership at a credit union. A Bankrate.com article outlined the different "flavors" of credit unions that serve consumers' interests.
The article cited Credit Union National statistics that track about 7,200 credit unions in the U.S.
"There's a credit union for everyone," Bill Cheney, CUNA president/CEO told Brankrate.com. "You just have to find it."
The article points readers to aSmarterChoice.org to find a credit union that serves their needs.
Bankrate.com cited five types of credit unions that consumers are eligible to join. They include: