A new partnership between the World Council of Credit Unions and Boom Financial, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based company that provides mobile banking and money transfer services to immigrant and unbanked families, could pump new life into credit unions in developing countries.
Credit union's loss in $243,000 fraudulent transfer case called an example of difficulty dealing with identity theft.
Appeals judge says Universal Studios Credit Union failed to comply with security measures during bonding period.
The former owner of an Indiana hotel was recently indicted by a federal grand jury for bilking more than $10 million from a credit union and several banks.
Iowa credit union adopts new payments platform, says 650 already enrolled.
When it comes to lower income and underserved consumers, the chief challenge facing some mainstream credit unions and banks may not be how to serve them competitively but whether to serve them at all.
The National Retail Federation has urged the Federal Trade Commission to move cautiously in establishing regulations for mobile payments.
For the 66% of account holders who would consider switching their financial institutions if the move wasn’t so painful, Texas Trust Credit Union said it has a plan to make the entire process easier and faster.
The free service allows consumers to transfer pre-authorized payments and deposits from their old bank account to their new Texas Trust account.
Metro Credit Union has partnered with five organizations in its home community of Chelsea to bring financial and employment services to lower-income residents.