An Internet trailblazer and former banking executive are the unusual pair behind the chartering and eventual launch of the newest federal credit union.
New Jersey's Internet Archive FCU brings together Internet Archive founder Bernard Kahle, a former New York banker and backing from CU industry.
Twenty-four credit unions or credit union organizations received grant assistance from the U.S. Treasury Department’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund in the latest round of funding.
The National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions has named one of its former executives, Cathie Mahon, as its new CEO.
New Orleans credit union plans to use $2 million of grant for low-interest loans to existing grocers to help improve fresh produce inventory.
Community Development Financial Institutions grant $187 million to 210 organizations.
WASHINGTON — Two credit union witnesses voiced disagreements over the impact the Dodd-Frank Act has had on their credit unions when they testified July 19 before the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations.
Contrasting views on Dodd-Frank impact at House hearing. See what the CUs had to say in this preview from our July 25 print edition.
Two credit union officials will testify Thursday before the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations on the Dodd-Frank Act.
I became interested in credit unions and cooperatives because they are business models that promote economic justice. I was looking for alternative to the traditional banking system that today appears solely to focus on profits over people.