A new NAFCU study defending the credit union tax exemption says its elimination would deny Americans $17 billion in annual economic benefits.
Let there be no doubt that credit unions’ federal tax exemption is something our industry is going to have to fight for in order to keep.
There is strong evidence of a “grand bargain” being agreed to by Congress and the White House by year-end in order to avert a dramatic impact on the economy.
There are lessons to be learned about the ongoing debate that are applicable to all of us.
According to the SBA’s latest Quarterly Lending Bulletin, micro loans accounted for the most growth in the fourth quarter of 2011, the most current data.
The SBA said that micro commercial and industrial loans accounted for most of the lending growth in the fourth quarter of 2011.
MAUI, Hawaii — After three long years, the U.S. gross domestic product has returned to early 2008 levels, but according to Byron Gangnes, University of Hawaii economics department chair, it’s still not where it should be.
MAUI — The U.S. gross domestic product has returned to early 2008 levels after three long years, but it’s still not where it should be according to Byron Gangnes, University of Hawaii economics department chair.
Year-round residents in Florida and some other warm weather destinations have mixed emotions when snowbirds, including many Canadians, return.
As citizen frustration continues as demonstrated by the growing Occupy Wall Street movement, credit unions may be presented with another chance to show how they can help middle-class Americans meet their financial needs.