This Opinion piece emphasizes the personal role that account managers from credit unions need to play to secure the business from small businesses.
Credit unions advised to "step it up a notch or two" to serve small businesses.
Canadian credit union finds most provincial small businesses it surveyed have no hiring plans for next year.
Technology Credit Union expands SBA program with goal of helping more members grow their businesses in Silicon Valley and greater Bay Area.
Cash mob fever is spreading from Michigan to Louisiana and Ohio.
A Sept. 11, 2013, story in Credit Union Times (Small Business Owners’ Plea to Credit Unions: Earn My Business) reported on a focus group of small business owners, who generally concluded that credit unions are having a hard time serving their needs compared to banks.
A credit union helped a small-time baker grow from delivering home-baked goods to parties and weddings to placing Bundt cakes on regional grocery store chain shelves with a microloan of less than $50,000.
The $2.5 billion Northwest Federal Credit Union in Herndon, Va., is among the latest to receive approval to become an SBA lender.
Omaha, Seattle, Milwaukee also among national leaders in businesses paying bills on time.
The $894 million credit union in Wichita, Kan., said the funds aims to strengthen an existing relationship with the university.