Former California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues lobbyist Patricia Salazar will lead Colorado’s Division of Financial Services.
TFCCU CEO Deirdra O'Gorman says many have misunderstood her credit union's business plan.
TFCCU of Colorado can’t open to serve marijuana businesses until it’s granted a master account.
NCUA board member discusses regulation, the cannabis business and more with CU leaders in Denver.
Credit unions must understand their appetite for risk and take precautions serving state legal marijuana businesses.
New law says marijuana financial cooperatives can not call themselves credit unions.
Announcement comes as two credit unions begin offering services to marijuana businesses.
Despite a new state law in Colorado legalizing recreational use, credit unions still worry marijuana business accounts will run afoul of federal regulations.
While financial institutions wait for guidance from the DOJ, credit union leagues in Colorado and Washington caution against opening accounts for state-legal weed businesses.
Connect Financial Software Solutions said it has inked the $150 million Aventa Credit Union in Colorado Springs, Colo., to a multi-year agreement for online banking, mobile and account opening services.