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considering a new business or expanding an existing one?

Financing your Business

Considering starting a new business or expanding an existing one? The Assiniboine Credit Union Business Financial Centre (BFC) is here to help. Here are a few options to consider when deciding how to finance the endeavor. Here are a few options that are available: The Manitoba Business Start Program, available through the BFC, provides government-guaranteed […]

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Starting a small business?

Starting a small business?

Every week, I receive several inquiries from Manitobans looking to start a business. Most of the questions are the same; “How do I apply for a small business loan?” and “What documents do I need?” If you’re wondering about starting a business, and have questions, here are a few tips to think about.   Develop […]

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International Credit Union Day and Coop week

Why is a Co-op or Credit Union important? Why celebrate?

Throughout the year I’m occasionally asked why co-operatives are important or more specifically, why is a credit union important? Why celebrate Co-op Week or International Credit Union Day (ICU)? I’m probably asked this because I’ve been a member and an employee of Assiniboine Credit Union (ACU) for little over 18 years, which is nearly 25% of […]

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Diversity Foods - Catering The most progressive, values-driven food service in Canada is right here in Winnipeg

Diversity Foods Provides Values-Driven Food Services

Would you have guessed that the most progressive, values-driven food service initiative in Canada is serving up change right here in Winnipeg? Assiniboine member Diversity Foods, and the brainchild of two non-profits organizations — SEED Winnipeg and the University of Winnipeg Community Renewal Corporation — is just that. Diversity Foods was created to have an important impact […]

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Assiniboine Credit Union joins values-based banking institutions around the world in a conversation

Values Based Banking — It’s in our DNA

Today we join values-based banking institutions around the world in a conversation about what it means to transform banking. Personally, I am so proud to work at a place that is dedicated to being a positive force for change in the world! It goes back to 1943, when Assiniboine Credit Union was founded by people who […]

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Brendan Reimer Joining Assiniboine Credit Union

I am pleased to announce the appointment of Brendan Reimer to the new position of Strategic Partner, Values Based Banking, effective August 25, 2014. 2014 is a turning point for us with much change – including my arrival at ACU, restructuring, new branches, and a determination to deepen our commitment to values based banking. The […]

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