How successful a credit union is at earning money affects its long-term survivability. Earnings can be retained by the credit union, boosting its capital cushion, or be used to address problematic loans, likely making the credit union more resilient in times of trouble. Losses, on the other hand, lessen a credit union's ability to do those things.
On Bankrate's test of earnings, TEX MEX scored 0 out of a possible 30, below 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, suggesting that it's running ahead of its peers in this area.