New data shows only 59% of low income households have a checking account.
The NCUA certifies five credit unions as Community Development Financial Institutions.
Credit unions around the country receive grants to help invest in the low-income portions of their communities.
TEMECULA, Calif. - CEOs from three Southern California credit unions address culture, the future, small credit unions and taxation.
Credit union professionals use the Life Simulation kit to better understand member hardships.
The two agencies aim to double the number of CDFI credit unions to nearly 600 by the end of 2016.
Former Missouri league CEO leaves cooperative trade association and pops up at credit union consulting firm.
Study finds CDFI-designated credit unions have lower ROAs and net worth ratios.
Targeting first-time homebuyers is key to low-income mortgage lending.
Despite the challenges involved, making microloans can result in big paybacks for credit unions and communities.