Dakota league campaign counters efforts by the state's bankers association to gain municipal resolutions to eliminate exemption.
Some branches near Buffalo remain closed due to snowfall and local road closures.
A civil suit filed by Erie Affiliates Inc. claims that Julie A. Spirikaitis — wife of Alex R. Spirikaitis, former president/CEO of the shuttered Taupa Lithuanian Credit Union — was “complicit in the scheme to defraud” the Ohio general contractor out of $505,985.
Branches close as far south as Georgia due to extreme cold; some hardy credit unions in Great Lakes region remain open as usual.
The $34.6M Ace Community CU of Ames will merge into the $389M Community Choice CU of Johnston pending member vote and regulator approval.
Credit unions in the Northeast report no power failures, and remote access systems are working. League employees are working remotely.
Site will allow employees at member credit unions to collaborate, and will include streamlined event registration with multiple payment options.
Idea originates from league's new Innovations & Implementation Lab.
Alabama credit union pays out to more than 20,000 members.
Illinois credit union divides payout between savers and borrowers.