NEW YORK (6/29/10)--Consumers need to find a way to join a credit union to be able to enjoy all the great resources they offer, said an ABC News
correspondent Monday. “I was once again reminded what phenomenal resources credit unions
New Jersey Credit Union League President Paul Gentile (right), ABC correspondent Elizabeth Leamy (center) with her book, Save Big, and Shawn Gilfedder, CEO of McGraw-Hill Employees FCU are shown here after a "Good Morning America" taping of a segment featuring the New Jersey credit union helping a local couple save big on an car loan. The segment is expected to air soon. (NJCUL photo)
are,” said Elisabeth Leamy, ABC News
consumer correspondent, in an ABCNews.com
posting titled, “Save Big Money on Home and Car Loans: Go to Credit Union for Auto Financing.” Leamy recently completed taping a segment at McGraw Hill FCU about its work to help a New Jersey save big on an auto loan. The segment is expected to be aired soon. The ABCNews.com
posting continued, “In fact, if you are in the market for a car, you have GOT to find a way to join a credit union, if you're not already a member. You can find one you are eligible for at Find a Credit Union
. “Credit union auto financing is generally such a great deal that I'm going to issue a rule here: never shop for a used car at a dealership without first getting outside financing quotes, especially from a credit union,” she added. Leamy then compares car loan interest rates at her credit union with those of area banks. To read the segment, use the link.