The $188M Hope FCU takes over a former bank branch in a Mississippi town with just 1,000 residents.
Surviving corporate VolCorp will maintain Kentucky Corporate's headquarters presence.
The $187 million First Financial Federal Credit Union in Wall Township, N.J., hired Jennifer Spector as compliance and risk analyst. She has more than 10 years of banking experience, most recently as branch manager for First Atlantic Federal Credit Union in Eatontown, N.J.
WalletHub.com ranks on metrics including repair costs, injuries.
Because Choice Escrow declined bank security tools, it is responsible for a $440K fraudulent wire loss.
Joe Walsh promoted from within in Massachusetts, and other industry career news.
States are ranked according to education and financial behavior measures.
Retail giant Wal-Mart is expanding its reach into the financial services arena by offering auto insurance.
Lending programs and grants allow credit unions to fight food deserts and attract new business.
The majority this year's community development grants have funded mobile apps for underserved areas.