Credit Unions Pleased with Budget Initiatives to Increase Youth Involvement in Entrepreneurship but Vow to Work Together to Build Resilience among Credit Union Membership

Chaguanas, Trinidad – October 15, 2021:  The Central Finance Facility (CFF) held its annual Post-Budget Breakfast meeting on October 8, 2021. The stage well amply set for our discussions as our President Ms. Letitia Telesford and her Board, were pleased to hear of youth entrepreneurship initiatives as these were consistent with proposals submitted by the […]

Minister Cummings to address Credit Union leadership on how the 2021/2022 National Budget can facilitate a brighter future for the youth even within the credit union movement

Chaguanas, Trinidad – October 6, 2021:  The Honourable Foster Cummings, Minister for Youth Development and National Services will deliver the feature address at a Virtual Budget Breakfast Meeting hosted by the Central Finance Facility (CFF) on Friday, October 8, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. via Zoom. Minister Cummings will speak on the topic: […]

Credit Unions gearing up for Post Vaccine Economy

Chaguanas, Trinidad – July 29, 2021: Expert Economists will join leaders of the Credit Union movement in strategizing for developing and rolling out the new business models that are most likely to succeed in a Post Vaccine environment. Three noted economists and opinion leaders will deliver presentations, field questions and engage in discussions at a […]

Credit Union Staff Receiving Vaccines

Chaguanas, Trinidad – July 4, 2021: The Credit Union fraternity joined the rest of the financial services sector in the fight to protect front line service providers and the public against the dreaded Covid 19 virus. Although lagging a bit behind, the vaccination of the Credit Union sector began in earnest last Friday as scores […]

Credit Unions must innovate and evolve service delivery to survive in the new normal

Chaguanas, Trinidad – November 13, 2020: The Central Finance Facility (CFF) hosted its first ever virtual workshop on November 6, 2020 entitled ‘Leveraging Technology for Competitive Advantage in the New Normal’. Over thirty (30) attendees from twelve (12) local credit unions participated in this event which was held via Zoom from 9:30 am to 4:00 […]

Credit Unions to make Government’s Housing goal a reality

Chaguanas, Trinidad – October 14, 2020: The Central Finance Facility (CFF) held its annual Budget Breakfast meeting on October 8, 2020 themed “Economic Stability Post Covid-19: A Review of the 2020/2021 National Budget”. The feature address was delivered by the Honourable Pennelope Beckles, Minister of Housing and Urban Development who encouraged credit unions to take […]