A credit union's earnings performance has an effect on its safety and soundness. Earnings can be retained by the credit union, boosting its capital cushion, or be used to deal with problematic loans, potentially making the credit union better able to withstand economic shocks. Conversely, losses take away from a credit union's ability to do those things.
MARION COMMUNITY scored 6 out of a possible 30 on Bankrate's test of earnings, below the national average of 10.11.
MARION COMMUNITY had an earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, higher than the average for all credit unions, suggesting that it's outperforming its peers in this area.