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chasmith
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Registered: ‎05-26-2010
Re: Joining to different credit unions?

I learned from experience in the financial crisis that having everything in one or two financial institutions can hurt you when one decides to change course.  There's also the risk of mergers etc. causing a negative turn.

 

I choose to belong to two CUs (NFCU and my job CU) and USAA (more like a CU than a bank).

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