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Tuscaloosa V A Credit Union

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Tuscaloosa V A Credit Union is a federal credit union based in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. It has been opened since 1951, for 69 years.

With around $39,530,000 in assets, Tuscaloosa V A Credit Union is considered to be an average size credit union. It has 3 branches and 3 ATM locations.

About
Address P.O. Box 70400
Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35407
Website http://www.tvacu.com
Phone (205) 556-7819
Fax (205) 553-1629
CEO Phillip Blankenship
President of the Board Nina Cephus
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69 years
Years in business
Opened in 1951
Well Capitalized
Net worth classification
Source: NCUA
3,792 members
Membership type: Community credit union
Average number of members
237:1
Credit union member to staff ratio
237 per each FTE employee
Compared to 411:1 nationally
Tons of staff!
$39,531,232
Total assets
Average size
3 branches
Compared with an average of 4 nationally and 4 in Alabama
Above average number of branches
0.25%
Savings interest rate
Compared to 0.3% nationally
11.90%
Unsecured credit card loan interest rate
Compared to 10.8% nationally
Branches
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3 branches
Compared with an average of 4 nationally and 4 in Alabama
Above average number of branches
Tuscaloosa V A Credit Union Branch Locations
Members
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3,792 members
Membership type: Community credit union
Average number of members

With 3,792 members, the Tuscaloosa V A Credit Union is considered to be a medium size credit union. It is larger than 51% of credit unions.

Fees
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$124
Average fee per member
The average fee per member at the Tuscaloosa V A Credit Union is $124, which is very high compared to most credit unions. This rate is higher than 92% of all credit unions.
Fees are higher than average

Credit unions, like banks, charge members various fees, such as overdraft fees, ATM fees, credit card fees, inactivity or dormat account fees, and more.

The average fee per member gives you a general sense of how much you might pay in fees as a member of the Tuscaloosa V A Credit Union. Some credit unions tend to charge more fees, while others charge less.

Staff
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237:1
Credit union member to staff ratio
237 per each FTE employee
Compared to 411:1 nationally
Tons of staff!
16 staff members
FTE (full-time equivalent)
12% of employees are part-time
15 full-time, 2 part-time

Tuscaloosa V A Credit Union has 15 full-time staff members and 2 part-time staff members. The staff is predominantly comprised of full-time staff, at approximately 88% of the workforce.

The number of members relative to staff members is an indication of how well staffed the credit union is. Tuscaloosa V A Credit Union has around 237 members per staff, a very low ratio compared to other credit unions. This is a very well staffed credit union.

Assets
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$39,531,232
Total assets
Average size
Net worth
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Well Capitalized
Net worth classification
Source: NCUA
A well capitalized credit union has a net worth ratio of 7% or greater and also meets applicable risk-based net worth requirements, according to the National Credit Union Administration.
11.4%
Net worth ratio
A higher net worth ratio is better.
Compared to an average of 13.6% nationally

A credit union's net worth ratio is one of the most important metrics you should consider when deciding whether to join a credit union. Why? It's a measure of financial strength

The net worth ratio is equal to a credit union's net worth divided by its assets. According to the National Credit Union Administration, a minimum net worth ratio of 7% is required to be considered to be a well capitalized credit union.

Loans & leases
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$7,462
Average loan and lease size
Loan & lease sizes are small. They are smaller than at 74% of credit unions.

Tuscaloosa V A Credit Union holds a total of $14,180,000 in loans and leases, which is about $7,462 per member on average.

Savings interest rate
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0.25%
Savings interest rate
Compared to 0.3% nationally

A credit union share account is an account at a credit union. It's called a share account because the credit union is member owned and as a result, members own shares in the credit union.

A share savings account pays you interest on your savings, similar to a savings account at a bank. The interest you receive can vary. Tuscaloosa V A Credit Union pays 0.25%.

Loan rates
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11.90%
Unsecured credit card loan interest rate
Compared to 10.8% nationally
11.99%
Unsecured non-credit card loan interest rate
Compared to 11.2% nationally
8.99%
Other secured non-real estate loans and lines of credit interest rate
Compared to 5.3% nationally
Car loan rates
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4.24%
New car loan rate
Compared to 4.0% nationally
6.99%
Used car loan rate
Compared to 5.2% nationally
Mortgage rates
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7.50%
Mortgage rate (secured by junior lien)
Compared to 3.4% nationally
5.80%
Mortgage rate (secured by 1st lien)
Compared to 3.3% nationally
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