Credit unions smashed through a previous record in the first-quarter 2012 when they originated 8% of all mortgages made in the U.S. Now there are signs that their success represents more of a sustainable trend than a mere statistical anomaly.
Promotions, hirings, retirements.
Thanks to financing from Mazuma Credit Union, American Performance Technologies, a manufacturer of small engines, will expand its facility and create 88 new jobs in the Kansas City metro area.
Short-term loans are in demand. According to a recent Wall Street Journal report, payday lender and pawn shop share prices jumped in October. Some credit unions are taking this opportunity to provide similar products, but at a lower cost and with a different philosophy in mind. While payday lenders encourage...
The first 90 days after a new member signs on have taken on new meaning as the industry continues to experience slowed membership growth.
The Crash Network continues to grow as young professionals gear up to crash the 2011 Missouri and Oklahoma leagues’ Convention & Exposition.
Sharon Custer may ditch her watch. Rob Givens wants to explore Civil War sites. Mike Phipps would like more fellow CEOs to share retirement information.
Patriot Express loans totaling more than $633 million have gone to more than 7,650 veterans starting or expanding small businesses since 2007.
Mazuma Credit Union President/CEO Rob Givens has announced that he will retire effective Jan. 1, 2012.
Longtime CEO in Kansas City will retire effective Jan. 1, 2012, after more than 25 years in the industry.