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April is Financial Literacy Month and opportunities abound for credit unions.
The inaugural graduating class of Budget Buddies, a nonprofit organization that provides low-income women with innovative financial training to help move them out of poverty, received their diplomas earlier this month at Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union’s headquarters in Lowell, Mass.
An NCLC report describes how many for-profit schools began making costly private student loans after third-party lenders terminated their partnerships with the schools following the credit crash.
NCUA Chairman Debbie Matz and two other top government officials announced an initiative aimed at increasing financial literacy and financial planning.
Mid-America Credit Union Association has named Robbie Thompson as its new president/CEO. Thompson is vice president and general counsel at the $280 million Members Cooperative Credit Union of Cloquet, Minn.