Virginia consolidation to combine $72 million Springfield credit union into $1.7 billion suburban Washington institution.
The $1.6 billion, 144,000-member Apple Federal Credit Union in Fairfax, Va., said it has been selected as the exclusive provider of banking services to George Mason University.
Fairfax, Va.-based GMU has more than 33,000 students at its four locations, nearly 3,000 academic staff and thousands more other employees and alumni.
Credit union industry figures blitzed Washington media outlets this week to bring attention to S. 2231, the bill that would increase the MBL cap.
Apple Federal Credit Union announced the passing of longtime Chairman Virgil B. Harris Jr., following an extensive battle with cancer. Mr. Harris, age 81, passed peacefully at home with his family by his side. He is survived by his wife, Diane Stewart Harris, and their two children, Michael and Rachael,...
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In an era of participatory politicking when Facebook, Twitter and other digital tools can turn any citizen into a lobbyist, have traditional trade associations entered their twilight years?
VCUL praises CU's leadership while CUNA stresses industry unity.
The 144,000-member, $1.6 billion Apple Federal Credit Union, Fairfax, Va., has become the first large credit union to leave CUNA this year. Three other large CUs, two from New Mexico and one from Texas, left the trade group last year.
Two billion-dollar credit unions are currently seeking to convert to a bank charter. Another, with a not-insignificant $193 million in assets, is also seeking a conversion. These credit unions, if successful, will necessarily leave the credit union trade associations and the NCUSIF.