Eye On Real Estate
By Lore Croghan
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
It gives immigrant entrepreneurs business loans when mainstream banks say No way – but this is a good neighborhood place to keep your cash even if you're not Hispanic.
Brooklyn Cooperative Federal Credit Union at 1474 Myrtle Ave. has online banking and ATM service like a regular bank.
But it's a community development credit union – a non-profit that supports economic development in Bushwick and Bedford-Stuyvesant, where it also has a branch. And it is governed by its local depositors, who are referred to as members. What could be hipper than that?