Clarence Hall filed suit against Mississippi in the 1960s to allow African Americans to obtain charters, set up not-for-profits.
Bill Bynum, CEO of Hope Credit Union, was named the recipient of the 2014 Ned Gramlich Award for Responsible Finance.
Credit union CEO honored by the Opportunity Finance Network says his cooperative's success is more worthy of celebration.
CDFI network recognizes Bill Bynum for work in underserved and impoverished communities.
One of the three credit union executives set to receive the National Credit Union Foundation's Herb Wegner Awards for Lifetime Achievement in 2015 leads a credit union that serves in one of the poorest counties in the country.
Clarence Hall Jr., of the $1.2M Issaquena County FCU, will receive an award for lifetime achievement.
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On the day they sign loan papers, very few borrowers look forward to future conversations with a debt collector, yet, many end up having that exchange.
Credit unions fare the worst compared to other lenders in 30-day and 60-day delinquency increases.