Encouraging member participation at annual meetings has become increasingly important in recent years with competition growing in the financial services marketplace, but tighter budgets have cooperatives scrambling to find affordable new ways to increase attendance.
Read some credit union suggestions made to the Federal Reserve Bank regarding how it could improve its payments system.
Billion-dollar credit unions in gridlocked Atlanta announce closed branches Wednesday.
Georgia recently added 40,000 new jobs and experienced a 4% rise in average home prices.
Industry leader had been on sabbatical since last August; looking ahead to new business ventures, a brokerage and real estate firm, with his wife.
After 30 years of service, Rob Braswell, commissioner of the Georgia Department of Banking and Finance, retired on June 1.
Braswell had served at the helm since December 2005 and in various capacities in the department over his 30-year career.
European visitors check out big Georgia credit union and take a trip to the capitol.
In 2005, Delta Community Credit Union thought about changing its name and with it, a shift away from a then 65-year tie with its longtime sponsor, Delta Airlines.
This preview from next week's print edition takes an in-depth look at the new CEO at Delta Community Credit Union.