Source: Guns Save Lives http://www.gunssavelife.com/?p=21998
Land of Lincoln Credit Union learns nothing, continues with the same failed policy
Land of Lincoln Credit Union at 115 Susan Drive in Normal, IL is proud of their “NO GUNS” signage.
For many months, they have stuck with their sign advertising themselves as not welcoming to card-carrying good guys and law-abiding gun owners, despite nearly every other bank and credit union in McLean County that originally posted themselves “NO GUNS” taking their signs down.
Why did those other financial institutions take down their signs? Because they discovered how they only irritated and alienated productive citizens – and in many cases drove business away to more welcoming banks. They also learned that those card-carrying good guys that have gone to the trouble and expense to get licensed are some of the most responsible and productive members of the community. Those competing banks also have learned that those signs attract criminals.
Land of Lincoln’s slogan is “Bank on Learning More”.
They STILL haven’t learned – after almost two weeks – from the armed robbery where a man armed with a pistol threatened to kill bank staff if they didn’t give him money.
Why do you think Scott E. Books, the alleged armed robber, chose that credit union instead of any number of other banks and credit unions nearby? Could it have been because he knew that Land of Lincoln’s sign on the front door assured him there would be no good guys with guns around to potentially thwart his crime?
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