New York community bankers are trying to whittle away at the credit union industry's legendary grass-roots support by appealing to peoples' pocketbooks.

Tupper Lake National Bank has run advertisements in two upstate newspapers - The Tupper Lake Free Press and the Adirondack Daily Enterprise - that blast the credit union tax exemption.

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