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Blog | Kasasa | Community Impact (2)
Kasasa Blog

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Banks vs. credit unions: How are they different?

They offer the same kinds of products and services. What is it that distinguishes banks from credit unions, and what does the difference mean to you?

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Community banking institutions coming together

Kasasa is a way to bank that puts consumers first, which can only be done through offering innovative products plus the personal touch of a community bank or credit union.

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Understanding the security of financial institutions

Understanding the different types of financial institutions and the security they use is vital before making a choice where you keep your money.

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Economic impacts of a strong local economy

The local economy is a web of interactions between people, businesses, and institutions within an area. Let’s find its unique pieces and how they work.

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Change banks in 7 easy steps

A comprehensive guide to switching to a new bank or credit union: every step you need to take at your old bank and get rolling with your new financial home.

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How does your local economy work?

When we think about what is local to us, we all have a different take on what that means. The same is true of our local economy. What's included?

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17 joys in life that are totally free

There are plenty of joys in life that don't cost a thing. Just try to brainstorm the things and moments in a typical month that make you smile.

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What is the best bank to use?

You’re thoughtful about how you spend your money. Do you pay as much attention to where you keep your money? Here’s all the info you need to choose wisely.

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About Kasasa

We believe your money should do more... for you and your community. Founded in 2003, Kasasa is a financial and technology services company working to help empower consumers to take control of their finances and be proud of their money by banking locally with community banks and credit unions in your neighborhood, that you know and trust.

These local institutions have roots in their communities, care about people over profits, and are actively invested in local businesses to help keep the economy strong (unlike some of the megabanks we could name).

We believe you shouldn't have to choose between the best banking products, the best customer experience, or keeping your money local, where it can do more good. We've created ethical banking products and partnered exclusively with community banks and credit unions. So you can have it all.

Kasasa accounts are available at community financial institutions around the country. Find one near you at to get free checking that pays cash rewards, the only loan with Take-Backs, and more. All while keeping your money in the community, so you can always be proud of your money.