That's the view from non-partisan policy wonks, watchdogs, surveys and others without stake in the game.
Filson-founded Co-Ops for Change aims to marshal help from industry executives to check legacy asset tallies by CUSIP numbers.
Transaction Account Guarantee extension suddenly seen as unlikely, raising questions about member business lending cap tagalong.
Last fall, 16 secret shoppers visiting branches at some of the nation’s biggest banks found out just how hard it was to close an account.
FDIC to probe bank payday loans in response to a petition signed by 250 consumer rights advocates critical of a Fiserv lending software program.
The Global Women's Leadership Network, an advocacy group that connects credit union women leaders worldwide, has nine new participants from the Iowa Credit Union League.
A group of Missouri female credit union executives have launched a new professional education and advocacy group, Women's Association of Credit Union Leaders, to promote women's networking and recognition.
The lawmaker who circulated the "dear colleague," letter on interchange, has received contributions from the political action committees of CUNA and NAFCU during this campaign cycle.
An ad depicting a duck with a cigar in its mouth takes aim at credit unions' tax exempt status due to widespread credit union opposition of an amendment that would give the Fed the power to regulate interchange fees.
CUNA's political action committee remained among the 20 biggest donors last year, with $1.1 million in contributions to federal candidates and committees, according to data filed this week with the Federal Election Commission.