Dollars and Sense

Dollars and Sense - October 2012

From Dean’s Desk
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I am pleased to report that things continue to go well at CFA. We are in the process of completing the audited financials, but we’re far enough along that I can give you a preliminary perspective.

CFA had a record earnings year in 2011 and 2012 has bettered that. Assuming that you did the same amount of business with CFA as a year earlier, then your patronage for fiscal 2012 will be about 110% of what you received last year. The members who chose to utilize CFA’s services will be handsomely rewarded.
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Dollars and Sense - August 2012

Leadership Counts
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As we go through another public office election year, our thoughts are engaged by how we should cast our vote in the upcoming local, state and national elections. It is readily apparent that the public servants we elect can and do have a substantial impact on our future.

On March 4, 1994, CFA’s membership elected Barry Jensen to the board of directors. Since his elections, Barry served on CFA’s board as Vice Chairman for fourteen years, and as Chairman the past five years. Nineteen years of service is significant commitment of time, energy, and intellect contributed for the benefit of the membership.
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Dollars and Sense - February 2012

From Dean’s Desk
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The Cooperative Finance Association, like all cooperatives, has challenge to stay connected with you, our member. Staying connected is made more difficult because our members are spread out over 18 mid-western states. Read More...