Celebrating International Credit Union Day

Guest blog Bernard Gillis, CEO Provincial Credit Union Did you know that today is International Credit Union Day? Celebrated every third Thursday of October since 1948, International Credit Union Day celebrates the spirit of the global credit union movement and its dedication to community and the environment. We are a credit union: a financial institution…

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Your Credit Union launches Eastern Canada’s first bullfrogpowered mortgage program

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Ottawa, ON, April 30, 2018—Today, Your Credit Union, a financial co-operative operating six branches in Ottawa and Cornwall, and Bullfrog Power, Canada’s leading green energy provider, are launching the first-of-its-kind bullfrogpowered mortgage program in Eastern Canada—the Green Home Mortgage. Through the program, homeowners who sign a mortgage with Your Credit Union will receive one year…

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Greener Horizons Ottawa: Sustainable business, good citizen

Greener Horizons Ottawa

Background Businesses​ leaders across Canada recognize that it’s no longer enough to provide an excellent product—​they must also be seen to be contributing to meaningful social change. ​As such, ​organizations are rethinking their brands through the lens of social ​and environmental ​action​, and engaging their customers in a new values-founded conversation​. Bullfrog Power, Canada’s leading…

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Your Credit Union becomes the first credit union in Canada to choose both 100 per cent green electricity and 100 per cent green natural gas with Bullfrog Power

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Ottawa—Today, Bullfrog Power®, Canada’s leading green energy provider, and Your Credit Union, a financial services co-operative with branches in Ottawa and Cornwall, are announcing a new environmental partnership. Your Credit Union will become the first credit union in Canada to completely bullfrogpower its locations with both 100 per cent green electricity and 100 per cent…

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Harnessing the power of co-ops and renewable energy

Harnessing the power of co-ops and renewable energy

Have you ever wondered what a co-operative is? Bullfrog Power spoke to The Co-operators, MEC, Just Us! Coffee, Your Credit Union and the Federation of Community Power Cooperatives (FCPC) to learn more about how co-ops work and why renewable energy is important to them.

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