Back to Blog

What is Values-Based Banking?

Woman Banking on Phone While in Cafe

Learn how to contribute to a more sustainable economy, simply by banking, with this informative infographic.

Download a PDF version of this infographic.

What is values-based banking?

 

What is Values-Based Banking?

  1. TRIPLE BOTTOM LINE APPROACH: Financial, environmental, and social prosperity at the heart of the business model
  2. REAL ECONOMY: Grounded in communities, serving the real economy– real people and real businesses (not financial markets)
  3. MEMBER CENTERED: Building lasting relationships with members and a direct understanding of their economic activities and the risks involved
  4. LONG-TERM RESILIENCY: Self-sustaining and resilient to outside disruptions
  5. TRANSPARENCY: Transparency and inclusive governance

CULTURE: All of these principles embedded in the culture of the credit union

VSECU Member

Make Change, Simply by Banking

As a VSECU member, you can do more with your money.

Become a Member
Reading on Phone

Stay informed

Stay up to date on financial tips, tricks, and tools that will build your financial literacy and help you live a more prosperous life.

Subscribe now!