North Carolina Gov. Beverly Perdue stopped by to say hello to a gathering of credit union industry staffers holding their monthly meeting at a Raleigh restaurant.
Loan will help qualifying members pay back taxes, reduced penalties.
North Carolina has passed a law that allows credit unions to offer savings programs with sweepstakes attached.
The budget shortfalls harshly affecting a number of state governments over the past two years seem, for the most part, to have spared credit union regulation any sharp impairment.
North Carolina's Democratic governor, Beverly Perdue, unveiled a broad downsize of state agencies but the North Carolina Credit Union League is telling its members it disfavors any notion of combining bank and CU regulation.