Crippling budget cuts have left Arizona with just two credit union examiners to handle 22 state-chartered CUs.
In the latest industry show of support for Iraq-Afghanistan veterans, an estimated 450 Missouri credit union managers, volunteers and employees turned out recently for a build-a-home project on behalf of a badly injured U.S. soldier.
The Texas Credit Union League said today it has teamed up with the Texas Association of Business in an e-mail blitz to sway votes of U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison and John Cornyn.
Dozens of volunteers and staffers from Missouri credit unions convened in Columbia over the weekend to build a home for injured war vet Robert Canine as part of the "Homes for Our Troops" campaign.
While 11 Oklahoma state agencies have put in place furlough plans for their employees, Oklahoma Employees Credit Union is bracing for even more salary cuts among its members this year.
The legislative scrap brewing in Virginia over bills to permit banks to buy credit unions was capturing national attention this month from both industries, regulators and the media.
CUNA said Tuesday it is "watching very closely" a legislative battle brewing in Virginia over banker-backed proposals for banks to buy credit unions.
For more than 55 years, residents of Augusta, Ga., have built a loyal bond with CSRA Federal Credit Union, recognizing the cooperative's brand and knowing many of the employees by their first name.