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 buffer, or put them to work addressing problematic loans, likely making the credit union more resilient in times of trouble. Losses, on the other hand, reduce a credit union's ability to do those things.
PASADENA SERVICE fell behind the national average on Bankrate's earnings test, achieving a score of 4 out of a possible 30.
One sign that the credit union is outperforming its peers in this area was its earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, better than the average for all credit unions.