Multimillionaire Bruce Rauner confirms his promise to invest $1M of his fortune in South Side Community FCU's microlending program.
Wednesday's webinar sponsored by Pew Charitable Trusts featured bank and credit union representatives.
Since 2010, bank branches have decreased in the suburbs while increasing in city centers.
The $188M Hope FCU takes over a former bank branch in a Mississippi town with just 1,000 residents.
Payday lenders sue bank regulators over examiners' use of reputation risk designed to shut them out.
Study results provide tips for credit unions launching or running financial ed programs for kids.
In this Opinion piece, a First Data executive looks at how un- and underbanked consumers "can provide a unique opportunity for credit unions to grow their member base."
Hope Federal Credit Union releases mobile app; CEO notes Mississippi has highest percentage of wireless homes in the nation.
Alabama credit union says the difference lies in how operation will work to move customers to membership, traditional savings and credit products.
Subprime credit cards, payday loans over the Internet among market-leading products.