How successful a credit union is at making money affects its safety and soundness. A credit union can retain its earnings, giving a boost to its capital cushion, or put them to work addressing problematic loans, likely making the credit union better able to withstand financial trouble. However, credit unions that are losing money have less ability to do those things.
UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA outperformed the average on Bankrate's test of earnings, achieving a score of 14 out of a possible 30.
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 outperforming its peers in this area.