General Manager's Blog

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 […]

Hailing Our Nation’s teachers as true heroes and heroines

People love heroes, we all like to have someone we can look up, a seemingly larger than life figure who embodies the strength, courage and fortitude needed to accomplish great things. Each year we in Jamaica celebrate the lives, and legacies of our national heroes, these seven outstanding individuals have paved the way for us […]

Tertiary Scholarship 2020

I wish to express heartfelt congratulations to our twelve members who were awarded scholarships and grants in the Credit Union’s annual tertiary scholarships and grants programme. This year’s winners are attending various teacher training institutions across the island and all hope to advance their education so that they can in turn better serve the nation’s […]

JTA Co-op Credit Union has something for everyone

In late 2019 the world heard about CoVid-19 for the first time. Maybe some persons thought it would be a novel disease, one that would flare up and die down just as quickly as it came. But today, nearly a year after it was first identified, the virus is not only still with us, but […]

Let’s Get (Back) into the Groove

To all our valued members, It has been a while since I shared with you via this blog, please allow me to first of all apologize for taking so long to talk with you. So much has happened since we last spoke, I must admit that I have been a bit caught up putting plans […]

Year in Review

This has been a tremendous year for the JTA Co-op Credit Union Ltd, it was one in which we celebrated sixty glorious years of serving Jamaica’s teachers. Over these past six decades we have touched the lives of thousands of teachers, their immediate families and those of the students they encounter in the classrooms year […]

The JTA Co-op Credit Union is the Company You Keep

There is a quote I heard recently that I like very much. It says; “it always seems impossible until it’s done.” It’s a quote attributed to the late Nelson Mandela. I think about it now as the Credit Union celebrates 60 years of existence. I am sure that in 1959 when the Credit Union began […]

Will you help to Shape a Better Society?

“Every sunrise is an invitation for us to arise and brighten someone’s day.” (Richelle E. Goodrich, Smile Anyway) For us at the JTA Co-op Credit Union, each day is an invitation to brighten the lives of our members not just through sound financial offerings, but by supporting the enhancement and development of the nation’s future […]


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