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FACT U.S. banking institutions hold 94% of all savings and deposits in financial institutions, more than 12 times the amount America's credit unions hold.

The average credit union is one-fifteenth the size of the average banking institution. FACT

FACT The two largest U.S. banks--Chase and Citibank--have more assets than 12,047 credit unions combined.

The $5 trillion U.S. banking industry grew by more than $300 billion last year, an amount more than the total assets of all American credit unions combined. FACT

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