A credit union's ability to earn money has an effect on its safety and soundness. A credit union can retain its earnings, boosting its capital buffer, or use them to deal with problematic loans, potentially making the credit union better prepared to withstand financial trouble. Credit unions that are losing money, however, are less able to do those things.
WEPAWAUG-FLAGG scored 0 out of a possible 30 on Bankrate's test of earnings, coming in below the national average of 10.11.
One sign that WEPAWAUG-FLAGG 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.