While the Urban Institute calls the statistic alarming, it says the ratio is not a new trend.
Billionaire fashion designer Tory Burch includes Self-Help Credit Union in her micro-lending program that empowers female entrepreneurs.
One program offers payday loan alternatives through in partnership with employee sponsor groups.
H.R. 5061 would provide more opportunities for veterans, says Rep. Jeff Miller (R-Fla.).
The $2.1B New York City credit union announced the new product at a Clinton Global Initiative meeting.
While economists predict big loan gains this year, credit union leaders remain cautious.
Vehicles predating 2001 made up more than 28.3 of all vehicles on the road during 1Q2014.
An online event in Washington featuring SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet ponders the future of lending.
New score will replace company cash flow analysis for small loans in July.
First quarter balance pay downs decrease again, and year-end balances expected to rise.