Canadian CU opts for international connection.
Think firm finds technology, competition working to shrink population of smaller credit unions.
The $1.6 billion Lansing-based credit union merging with $7 million Father Kramer Credit Union of Center Line.
Banks raising fees have given some CUs a competitive target.
Credit unions get help working to restore normalcy in hard-hit Alabama.
Texas credit unions are getting online help from NCUA Chairman Deborah Matz in how to write comment letters to the agency.