Agency is providing $30 million in grants to help increase exporting by small businesses during the next 12 months.
State's CUs find a mix of state, NCUA activities as shutdown moves through Week 2.
The Commerce Department says housing starts nationally were up in March and called it a sign of widespread economic growth.
Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said today that the six consecutive quarters of economic growth indicated that there is little chance the economy will experience a double dip recession.
Small businesses in North Carolina have another source to turn to through a new program launched by Gov. Beverly Purdue that involves CUs and banks.
In its continued pitch to drum up support for an increase in the member business lending cap, NAFCU has reached out to SBA Administrator Karen Mills.
The $2.7 billion Wings Financial Credit Union has announced merger plans for the second time this summer, this time with the $450 million City-County Federal Credit Union.
For the second time in a little over a month, the $2.7 billion Wings Financial Credit Union has announced merger plans, this time with the $450 million City-County Federal Credit Union.
New home sales plummeted in May, dropping almost 33% from the already lowered figures from April and over 18% below where they were at this time in 2009, according to the Commerce Department.
Consumers were reluctant to open up their wallets in April as consumer expenditures were virtually unchanged, increasing less than 0.1%, the Commerce Department reported today.