The theme of the news this week has been underdogs winning their battles by scrapping it out for what’s right. From credit unions to regulators, these unexpected victors deserve to bask in their spoils of the moment.
From credit unions to regulators, these unexpected victors deserve to bask in their spoils of the moment.
As drought-stricken businesses across the country are in dire need of assistance, the Obama administration asked the regulators to find ways to provide aid. The NCUA responded by informing 1,003 credit unions of their eligibility for low-income designation and allowing them to opt-in rather than slogging through paperwork.
For fun, let’s pick apart what the Independent Community Bankers Association said about the NCUA’s move.
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Here are some photo highlights of NAFCU's first-ever Women's Leadership Summit, staged last week at the trade group's annual conference in Nashville, Tenn.
I’d like to extend a hearty thanks to Tom Greve, who has served as Credit Union Times publisher for more than four years. It came as a surprise when he announced internally that he was leaving. I know how much he has enjoyed working within the credit union community–or “movement”...
How words are banned, CUSOs are regulated and board members are and aren't appointed are some examples of a world gone mad.
I was galled at the childishness of bankers in Vermont putting the regulator up to blocking a credit union from using the term “banking” in its marketing materials, and the state regulator for his, at best, naiveté. Readers had the same reaction as you can see from the comments posted...