But look closer and you’ll see that credit unions are a special kind of financial institution, unlike any other. How so? And how does this affect you while you’re in high school? Take a look at these 10 reasons why we are unique.
1. The focus is on you, not profits. Because SIU Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial institution, we charge fewer and lower fees, have lower minimum balance requirements, and offer better loan rates than banks.