A “Twilight Zone” episode alludes to an analysis of predatory lending and reminder of the credit union philosophy.
Editorial commentary on current issues from CU Times' editorial staff and correspondents.
Pew survey finds 62% of Americans see credit unions positively; one in 10 think highly of payday lenders.
Gov. Walker vetoes a provision after CUs, banks say it gives payday lenders undue authority.
NCUA chairman tells Congress the agency measures reputation risk using objective qualitative assessment factors.
Sen. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) questions information shared by lead generation practices.
Cash America must repay $14 million, told to change practices. Military targeting, robo-signing cited.
A consumer coalition voiced support to federal financial regulators attempts to prevent payday lenders from using the electronic check system to debit their customer's checking accounts for loan payments.
Group of groups call for regulator attention to payday lenders using automatic check debits.
Credit unions, banks will be examined to make sure they are preventing unlicensed payday transactions.