THE INSTITUTION'S SCORE
Capital works as a cushion against losses and provides protection for members during periods of financial instability for the credit union. Therefore, when it comes to measuring an a credit union's financial stability, capital is crucial. When it comes to safety and soundness, the higher the capital, the better.
PEORIA FIRE FIGHTERS scored 30 out of a possible 30 points on our test to measure capital adequacy, beating out the national average of 15.65.
PEORIA FIRE FIGHTERS had a capitalization ratio of 30.00 percent in our test, above the average for all credit unions, suggesting that it's more well prepared for financial trouble than its peers.