The right to use the services of the credit union have only its members. The main activities of credit unions, aimed at the organization of mutual aid and social support of citizens is not intended to profit. In the UK, credit unions are a source of financing of people groups. This tool is not widely used. Unlike banks credit unions limit their activities to a closed circle of people. Credit unions historically formed as a special form of social support, initially taken upon themselves the social mission of protecting the interests of citizens in the field of financial services. The difference between credit unions and banks is clearly is apparent when comparing the structure of assets and liabilities of credit unions and banks. Credit unions appeared in England in the 19th century. In 1844 a group of workers from Rochdale established the first cooperative. Is necessary that all shareholders of the credit union were members of a single community, would know each other well enough to enjoy mutual trust. Members of credit unions place in credit unions usually free fund balances, ie those that remain after expenses devoted to education of children, the acquisition of new properties, additional pension benefits, etc. Credit unions are financial institutions, financial cooperatives of citizens, and in this capacity they are above all associations of people, not unification of capitals, which is typical, for example, for public companies.
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The main activities of credit unions, aimed at the organization of mutual aid and social support of citizens is not intended to profit. Unlike banks credit unions limit their activities to a closed circle of people.
|Collegedale Credit Union, Collegedale||
5000 Fleming Plaza Collegedale, TN 37315
Phone: (423) 396-2101
Routing number: 68167
Charter number: 261389036
|Mckee Credit Union, Collegedale||
9525 Apison Pike Collegedale, TN 37315
Phone: (423) 396-3141
Routing number: 67917
Charter number: 261378652
First central bank of credit unions appeared in 1876. Credit unions began to appear rapidly in many European countries. The supreme body of the World Council of Credit Unions is the Assembly, which elects the president and the board of directors of WOCCU. Credit unions are competitors of savings institutions, adding interest on deposits of members. This applies to the shares, as well as to additional funds transferred to the account in the credit union. The number of shareholders of a credit union is limited and formalized by a list. Limit of the number is defined by the assembly and such assembly establishes the charter. Credit union is created by a group of members who pursue a common interest. Agreeing to make regular contributions, they create a fund from which can borrow money for investments and replenishment of working capital at favorable interest rates. U.S. credit unions have another significant difference from the credit cooperatives of farmers: the first have major proportion of short-term loans, the second - long and mostly in real estate. Income received by the credit union shall be distributed among the shareholders or spent for the depreciation of services, that is, are the most effective means of meeting the needs of shareholders. Important specifics of creating a credit union - an initiative order of organization: people do not receive any instructions, orders or regulations, the unification into a credit union occurs by their will and decision. The main advantage of credit unions consists in transparency, controllability, governance for shareholders.