Since March 2010, Ohio’s credit unions have boasted a $23.7 million gain in member business loans.
Amid reports of sluggish job creation, some credit unions are still helping small businesses grow.
North Side Community Federal Credit lends to job-creating couple through the city's Small Business Development Fund.
League president says four Missouri CUs are at or near their cap, says raising cap to 27.5% would generate 1,676 jobs in his state.
With only a handful of credit unions enrolled, the state of California is pulling out all the stops to get more signed on to a nearly $100 million business lending program.
Centris FCU feted for aggressive lending to small businesses, including 24 loans in 2010.
Mid-Cities Financial Credit Union in Compton has partnered with a California capital program to aid small businesses.
An inspector general would have oversight of the new $30 billion Small Business Lending Fund if a bill with that proposal becomes law.
Comparing small businesses that have previously filed for bankruptcy to those that have not gone down that road, some firms are no more burdened than others by poor cash flow, high health insurance costs or excessive taxes.