A credit union's ability to earn money has an effect on its long-term survivability. A credit union can retain its earnings, increasing its capital cushion, or put them to work addressing problematic loans, likely making the credit union more resilient in times of trouble. Obviously, credit unions that are losing money have less ability to do those things.
CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY exceeded the national average on Bankrate's test of earnings, achieving a score of 14 out of a possible 30.
CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY had an earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, better than the average for all credit unions, suggesting that it's running ahead of its peers in this area.