How successful a credit union is at earning money has an effect on its long-term survivability. Earnings may be retained by the credit union, increasing its capital cushion, or be used to address problematic loans, likely making the credit union more resilient in tough times. Credit unions that are losing money, however, are less able to do those things.
On Bankrate's test of earnings, HARBORLIGHT scored 0 out of a possible 30, failing to reach the national average of 10.11.
The credit union had an earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, above the average for all credit unions, suggesting that it's outperforming its peers in this area.