Overdraft fees at the nation’s 14 largest banks have increased after two years of stagnation, according to the Consumer Federation of America.
Despite comments made by co-sponsor Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) April 23 that suggested a vote on S. 2231 may be delayed, credit union trade associations continue to crash the net in support of the Small Business Lending Enhancement Act.
Schumer comments on MBL vote seen as contradiction to Reid promise that vote expected sooner. A preview from next week's print edition.
Conservative, libertarian groups speak out for raising the member business lending cap for credit unions.
Paul Hazen has been named executive director of the U.S. Overseas Cooperative Development Council, moving over from the National Cooperative Business Association.
Even though the economy is technically in a recovery, consumers say they will be cautious in their holiday spending.
Financial literacy provider branches out into gambling, charitable giving and bankruptcy with new curriculum.
Free program gaining in popularity.
A website that offers best practices for identity theft prevention and services for consumers and businesses has been launched by the Consumer Federation of America.
Best practices aimed at helping consumers protect themselves from identity theft and when choosing services.