Snubbed by lenders, entrepreneurs are taking their pitches to the people.
CHICAGO — Both the need to innovate and the possible pitfalls of doing so were on the minds of executives attending CO-OP Financial Services THINK 2013 conference last week.
CHICAGO – Dunkin' Donuts marketing guru holds forth at THINK 2013.
More than a week after President Obama was given another opportunity to lead the country, most pundits agree that how voters in states like Michigan and Ohio felt about the federal bailout of the auto industry played a huge role in the campaign’s outcome.
Some are calling it the strongest comeback to emerge from the dregs of the Great Recession. From the last year's drop in gasoline prices to a bevy of lures rolled out by manufacturers to woo shoppers, the auto industry is on track to post its highest volume since the year before...
The rebound in auto sales presents opportunities for credit unions. Find out more in this preview from our July 25 print edition.
Credit union vehicle loans outstanding have dropped 2.2% so far in 2012 but lending activity is still higher than it was a year ago.
Pent-up consumer demand and greater access to credit are among the factors fueling vehicle sales these days.
Credit unions have always been known for a keen awareness of the unique needs of their members.
We never forget defining moments in history and where we were when they were defined. That certainly is true of the financial crisis that rocked our country’s financial system, businesses and our overall economy in 2008. Like other industries, credit unions strongly felt the impact of the lack of demand...