$214M Tennessee credit union sets aside $100,000 to fund start-up loans. Launch party for members featured a social media marketing expert.
Thirteen counties in three states affected by drought this year included in SBA eligibility.
Michigan credit union adds to commercial lending services it launched in April.
As the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy approaches, the SBA said it will continue to provide funding to small businesses affected by the storm.
Two years after the SBA released a rare report that highlighted the growing influence of credit unions within the small business sector, the agency has offered more proof that the cooperatives are continuing to hold their own.