A credit union helped a small-time baker grow from delivering home-baked goods to parties and weddings to placing Bundt cakes on regional grocery store chain shelves with a microloan of less than $50,000.
Filene Report examines benefits and risks of microloans and says they might be well-suited to credit unions.
Designation allows Miami credit union to apply for Treasury grants.
We're sharing the best advice on leadership our Women to Watch have to offer. One a day until our next honoree is named.
Today Denise Gabel, COO at the Northwest Credit Union Association, talks about the voice of a leader.
A retired employee of JetStream Federal Credit Union, Fernando Reyes, passed away on April 19 following a long battle with cancer. After a three decade career in financial services, Reyes joined the JetStream team and served as vice president of lending for 13 years, from 1998 to 2011. Reyes...
Reyes was 30-year financial services veteran. His son, Jace Reyes, is CEO of Miami Postal Service Credit Union.
Earlier this month, the members of Mercy Credit Union of Miami voted overwhelmingly in favor of merging into JetStream Federal Credit Union. The merger creates a credit union with more than $150 million in assets, eight branch locations, and over 19,000 members throughout Miami Dade County and Puerto Rico.
The $20 million Mercy Credit Union in Miami has agreed to merge into the $134 million JetStream Federal Credit Union in Miami Lakes, Fla.
Money from the U.S. Treasury Department’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund’s latest round of funding will help credit unions offer members alternatives to high cost payday and auto loans, improved savings options, financial education and loans to bring fresh food into neighborhoods that currently do not have any, according to...