How successful a credit union is at making money affects its safety and soundness. A credit union can retain its earnings, increasing its capital cushion, or put them to work addressing problematic loans, potentially making the credit union better prepared to withstand financial shocks. Losses, on the other hand, take away from a credit union's ability to do those things.
WEE scored 18 out of a possible 30 on Bankrate's earnings test, above the national average of 10.11.
One indication that WEE is beating its peers in this area was its earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, higher than the average for all credit unions.