Following two years of modest but positive economic growth, the past few weeks have been unsettling. The U.S. government came unnervingly close to a self-induced default. Real sovereign debt crises at a number of European countries threaten another banking crisis in Europe.
Following two years of modest but positive economic growth, the past few weeks have been unsettling.
CUNA economist Bill Hampel cites U.S. bond market's demand, size and liquidity as shielding factors.
SAN ANTONIO — The economy will improve slightly but consumers will continue to be cautious about spending and new debt, CUNA's top economists say.
Sluggish economy still impacting CUs but CUNA economist says April numbers bear some room for optimism.
If credit unions were subject to income taxes, they would lose a key part of what makes them unique, but experts are divided as to whether it would create a stampede of bank conversions.