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For many credit unions, holiday loan programs are a mainstay within their portfolios. Offering their credit-challenged members an alternative to payday loans while managing risk continues to be a balancing act. While it may be risky to lend to members with shaky credit histories, some credit unions are doing so and seeing portfolio growth.

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