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General Manager's Blog

Looking Toward the New Year

I think we may all agree that 2023 has ended just quickly it began. We have closed out the last month of the year and have moved over into 2024. As we start our journey into the new year I would like to start by saying that I hope you all had a joyful and […]

Wishing You a Merry Christmas from the JTA Credit Union

On behalf of the JTA Co-op Credit Union Ltd. I wish to take this opportunity to express heartfelt appreciation to all of you our valued members who allowed us to serve you throughout 2022. This is the time of the year that people usually reflect with their family and friends on the months that have [...]

We Have Added a New Tertiary Scholarship Category in Time for Back to School

The JTA Co-op Credit Union is proud to share that we added a new category to our long standing Tertiary Scholarship just in time for back to school. Before I get into that though let me take this opportunity to say a big welcome back to a brand-new school year to all our teachers and [...]

Should you Build or Buy your Dream House?

A man’s home is his castle, that old adage is one I am sure that most of us may have heard before. Indeed, your house should be your refuge, the place you relax, unwind and just be you. It is important then that the house you own is the house you want because for most […]

The JTA Co-op Credit Union vs Other Institutions What’s the Difference? Your General Manager explains

I was having a conversation with a colleague of mine recently and I was trying to explain to him the difference between credit unions and other financial organizations. My colleague said to me that he doesn’t see the difference between credit unions and banks or even among credit unions. That made me wonder, is this […]

Is That Auto Loan Right for you?

On my way to work a few days ago I was caught in a bit of traffic and was stuck there for over half an hour. As I sat there trying not to worry about how late I am going to be and how many things were waiting for me at work I began to […]

Congratulations to all our 2021 Tertiary Scholarship Winners

We at the JTA Co-op Credit Union recently completed this year’s selection of our Tertiary Scholarship winners. My heart swelled with pride as I reviewed the outstanding applications that came to us. Having gone through the process of reviewing the applications and selecting our winners, I became poignantly aware of the fact that some of […]

The JTA Credit Union wins award for its 2020 performance

Your Credit Union has done it again! We were awarded and recognized for our outstanding work during the year 2020. Despite the unexpected realities of Covid-19, your Credit Union managed to cop the 2 nd place award for Credit Union of the year in the large Credit Union Category. In addition, the JTA Credit Union […]

Are You Covered?

Procrastination is often called the thief of time, and when I was young, I sometimes heard older people say delay means danger. Phrases such as these were designed to impress upon us the urgency of doing all that we need to as soon as possible without wasting precious time. Although we know that wasted time […]

Time to say Goodbye…to 2020

It is almost time to say good-bye to yet another year. Without a doubt 2020 has been a very surprising year for us and many persons cannot wait to see the back of these 366 days. In 2020 the whole world faced a global pandemic that has claimed the lives of tens of thousands. Your […]


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