Keesler Federal Credit Union has made dollar-to-pound conversion a breeze for members at three British air bases who have bills to pay.
The SBA's Office of Inspector General has confirmed it is reviewing a sample of 300 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act loans as a usual oversight measure and not because those loans have a tendency for a higher number of defaults.
Fraud is easy to hate but hard to detect. While the vast majority of credit unions are run honestly, it is difficult sniff out malfeasance and fraud at those that aren't.
The last major independent provider of bill pay to credit unions has been purchased by its biggest customer, but its president said it's business as usual for his customers and end users.
Conditions seem to be improving for Nevada's largest and most troubled credit union, the $819 million Silver State Schools Credit Union, according to its private insurer, American Share Insurance of Ohio.
Vermont might become the first state to enact a law regulating whether and how retailers pay card interchange fees.
Rapid asset growth had proved to be a problem for MaPS Credit Union.
At press time, CUNA and NAFCU and their allies were fighting to kill an amendment to further regulate interchange fees that their adversaries were couching in populist terms.
Credit unions were among the groups that came out against last week's attempt to add the reform of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to the financial regulatory reform package in the U.S. Senate.
GREENBELT, Md. -- Combine an uncertain economy with an unknown size of the NCUA assessments to pay for the problems of corporate credit unions and you have a recipe for rocky days ahead.
World Council of Credit Unions has been invited to comment on a G-20 proposal to increase financial services access to the world's poor.
You've heard the hype about the iPad and seen the photos of excited people waving their new purchases.
Credit unions using document software from Integrated Media Management can now allow their members to use iPads to fill out and sign loan documents.
When the Recovery Act made it possible for credit unions and other lenders to take advantage of a 90% guarantee from the SBA, as of April, small business owners received their share of $23 billion.
Getting state lawmakers to join in support of financial literacy projects has become a top priority in 2010 for the $1.3 billion Genisys Credit Union of Auburn Hills, Mich.
Extensive investments in collateralized debt obligations, unrealistic growth patterns that went unchecked and the failure of state and federal examiners to
Workers' Credit Union, Fitchburg, Mass., elected Eric D. Shapiro, Patrick L. Muldoon, Raymond J. Martino and Melissa Maranda as new members to its board of directors.
Some of the more than 20 credit unions that suffered losses when a vendor executive fraudulently sold mortgages written to Fannie Mae have made progress in getting at least some of their money and mortgages back.
Huddled in a room last week, SEC Chairman Mary Schapiro met with the leaders of the six exchanges to get to the bottom of what caused unusual trading activity and enormous stock market selloff on May 6.
Michael B. Magnavita, Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union executive vice president and chief financial officer,
After 30 years at Spokane Teachers Credit Union, 20 of which he served as president/CEO, Steven L. Dahlstrom will retire effective at the end of this year.
In a Huffington Post editorial, Secretary of the Treasury Timothy Geithner, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and White House Senior Adviser Valerie Jarrett singled out Apple Federal Credit Union
The latest Credit Union Executive Society's compensation survey shows that marketing executives and business development executives earn somewhat less than their peers.
First Tech Credit Union's dynamic squirrel duo, Chuck and Leroy, are at it again. This time they're appealing to new members.
Credit unions looking to encourage employee innovation may want to consider a wellness program.
Opportunity is knocking at Filene Research Institute.
Nowadays, a bad address can cost more than just wasted postage. That's why People's Alliance Federal Credit Union has joined a growing list of organizations using automation to keep up with snail mail.
State Employees' Credit Union in North Carolina has added electronic alerts and text messaging to its online and mobile offerings.
CO-OP Financial Services is the newest part-owner of a Maryland CUSO that provides business continuity and disaster recovery services to credit unions.
In 1997, the Treasury Department performed a study aimed at improving credit unions.
I have nothing against chief financial officers. It's a tough position with a lot of pressures that can easily be misunderstood.
Credit union human resource professionals face the difficult task of reducing health care plan costs while keeping employee benefit packages robust enough to draw and retain top talent.
As a result of the Affordable Care Act, health coverage provided for an employee's children under 27 years of age is now generally tax free to the employee, according to the Internal Revenue Service.
HR leaders are always looking for new approaches to achieve business goals, be viewed as a strategic part of the business and ensure the organization is recruiting, retaining and rewarding top talent.
Though Gulf Coast credit unions-veterans of hurricanes Katrina and Ike,
For Hugh Smallwood, it was record snowfall around the nation's capital that made him think of hurricanes.
That's what the NCUA advises credit unions to do as they begin the process of preparing for the hurricane season. It favors an optimistic, yet realistic, approach.
State Employees' Credit Union, Raleigh, N.C., announced a $4 million grant to the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences via the SECU Foundation,
American Eagle Credit Union, St. Louis, opened its new branch in Florissant. To celebrate the new branch location the credit union held an open house ribbon-cutting ceremony and a family day.