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Blackpool, Fylde And Wyre Credit Union (2)

Credit UnionWILKES-BARRE – A former assistant manager of the Wilkes-Barre City Employees Federal Credit Union was sentenced Thursday morning in federal court for bank fraud. There are no lines to stand in, or mountains of statements to keep track of. But if you are looking for a bank you can walk into and see a person face to face, online banking doesn’t provide that. Here in Canada the banking system is very different with only a handful of major banks that cross the country, with some provincially based credit unions in the mix. Secured credit cards are a smart option for those who’ve had credit troubles or even bankruptcy.

Recently some on-line only banks have arrived, but the bulk of Canadians have bank accounts in one (or more) of the five major banks. The application process for secured credit cards is very similar to regular credit cards, however if you are …