Legislation would delay flood insurance premium increases for up to four years.
Terri Bentley of Redstone FCU talks about opportunity and leadership.
Program urges members to buy local and rewards those that do.
Maryland's financial regulator and the FDIC have approved the purchase of Advance Mutual Savings Bank in Baltimore by Municipal Employees Credit Union of Baltimore.
Industry experts say due diligence can help credit unions avoid losses like those suffered by the $620 million Alabama One Credit Union in Tuscaloosa, Ala., and the Small Business Administration, which were defrauded of more than $3 million by a businessman.
Tennessee food maker workers credit union merges into California-based Western.
Convicted, ordered to forfeit home, motorcycles, ATV and hundreds of handbags and shoes.
Losses like the $3 million case involving the SBA and Alabama One can be avoided, experts say.
MECU awaits only member vote to buy Advance Bank of Baltimore.
Measures would delay increases by perhaps four years if they gain passage.