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A cooperative is "an autonomous association of persons united voluntarily to meet their .... In the United States, the National Cooperative Business Association (NCBA CLUSA; the abbreviation of the .... Credit unions, a type of cooperative bank, had five times lower failure rate than other banks during the financial crisis and ...

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The Cooperative Development Institute recognizes six basic types of cooperatives in the United States. They are: 1. Producer Cooperatives. Members are ...

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Retail Cooperatives are a type of "consumer cooperative" which help create retail ... Members of worker cooperatives are both employees of the business as well ...

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Feb 24, 2016 ... Cooperatives are owned, controlled and operated for the benefit of their .... co- ops are owned and governed by independent business owners.

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Learn about the types of co-operatives operating in Canada and how they are ... In this case, business owners are retiring, which creates an opportunity for ...

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Consumer: owned by consumers who buy goods or services from their cooperative; Producer: owned by producers of commodities or crafts who have joined ...

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Click below to learn about different types of cooperatives: Artist Cooperatives · Childcare Cooperatives · Consumer Cooperatives · Cooperative Banks and Credit ...

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Learn about the 11 types of cooperatives business sectors. From Agriculture and Farming to Retail and Social, cooperative businesses are having a positive ...

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A co-operative is a different way of doing business. As such, the co-op model can be used by many types of organizations, non-profit or for-profit.