How successful a credit union is at earning money affects its safety and soundness. 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. Losses, on the other hand, take away from a credit union's ability to do those things.
GRAND JUNCTION scored 14 out of a possible 30 on Bankrate's test of earnings, beating out the national average of 10.11.
The credit union had an earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, better than the average for all credit unions, a sign that it's doing better than its peers in this area.