Honoring small business owners of the year, President Obama recently urged Congress to pass two major programs to increase lending to small businesses.
The number of credit union executives from across the country that turned out on Capitol Hill for the interchange battle was very impressive, especially on such short notice and when travel budgets have been practically bled dry.
Credit unions using document software from Integrated Media Management can now allow their members to use iPads to fill out and sign loan documents.
Keesler Federal Credit Union has made dollar-to-pound conversion a breeze for members at three British air bases who have bills to pay.
Any change to the rules regarding interchange fees would "provide an advantage to large financial institutions at the expense of credit unions and other small financial services providers,"
WASHINGTON -- As credit unions and other financial service providers awaited a draft of the Senate regulatory restructuring, a key negotiator of the bill said when it comes to a new consumer agency, location is less important than teeth.
WASHINGTON -- In real estate, it's all about location, location, location.But as credit unions and other financial service providers awaited a draft of the Senate regulatory restructuring,
If the House follows seniority, Rep. Pete Stark (D-Calif.), who once started and ran a community bank in suburban San Francisco, would be the next chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee.
Allies and adversaries, sometimes simultaneously. That's the relationship between credit unions and community bankers.
I was slightly amused when I opened your Jan. 20 edition to the centerfold and noticed articles from two noted credit union lampreys, Marvin Umholtz and Alan Theriault.