A credit union's ability to earn money affects its long-term survivability. Earnings may be retained by the credit union, boosting its capital buffer, or be used to deal with problematic loans, potentially making the credit union better prepared to withstand economic shocks. However, credit unions that are losing money have less ability to do those things.
On Bankrate's test of earnings, DADE COUNTY scored 12 out of a possible 30, exceeding the national average of 10.11.
DADE COUNTY had an earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, higher than the average for all credit unions, a sign that it's beating its peers in this area.