The $800 million Workers' Credit Union of Fitchburg, Mass., said Friday it has promoted Douglas J. Petersen, its interim president/CEO, to permanent status.
Last month, the Credit Union Community Hope Initiative presented the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless with a check for $125,000, representing funds raised by the credit
In compliance with NCUA's Jan. 27 rule on financial literacy for directors, state leagues are revving up their 2011 training and education programs.
Massachusetts credit unions can now accept deposits above the $250,000 insurance limit under a new law that went into effect last week.
The top seats on the CUNA Technology Council will remain in the same hands for the next year.
The economy may be struggling, but the summer series of big credit union conferences upcoming in Las Vegas and Chicago seems to be wooing good crowds even though many participants are on tight travel budgets.
In a departure from the routine, New England credit union executives will get a bank regulator's perspective on conditions facing financial institutions next Friday.
GFA Federal Credit Union Gardner, Mass., received the first place Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Recognition Award and the second place Louise Herring Award for Philosophy in Action from the Massachusetts Credit Union League
Credit unions that do business in Massachusetts will have to take extra precautions to ensure that consumer data is protected from identity theft.
In separate parts of the country, brigades of credit union volunteers are joining the Homes for Our Troops cause in bigger numbers this month spearheading a registration drive to sign up carpenters, contractors and roofers in Columbia, Mo.