Credit unions have spent the past several years trying to find ways to help their members afford Black Friday – and in many cases churning out more and more creative each offers year. But 2016 marks a slight shift from the norm as a number of credit unions are turning back to the movement's roots and shifting the focus from spending money to saving it.

One example of that is Colorado-based Public Service CU, which is offering a one-day-only Black Friday promotion on certificates, giving members 3% APY on a 24-month CD for up to $10,000.

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