New England FCU CEO John Dwyer just took part in the 2012 version of the Community Depository Institution Advisory Council of the Boston Fed.
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Bellwether Community CU's CEO and New Hampshire league chair Michael L'Ecuyer reaches out to community bank counterparts ahead of July 21 date.
More of the credit union CEOs tapped this month for Federal Reserve advisory panels meeting in the coming weeks spoke out Friday about issues they might raise, with debit interchange and tight mortgage conditions leading the list.
New England credit union CEOs James Blake and John Dwyer expect to give the Federal Reserve an earful next week drawn from differing agendas - one on mortgage lending and the other on Fed access.
A controversial study from researchers affiliated with the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston suggests that lower income consumers who generally use more cash and debit cards subsidize the credit card use and rewards of wealthier consumers.
Researchers affiliated with the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston have claimed that the credit card market structure transfers money from lower income households to wealthier ones.