The industry push to promote improved savings behavior among consumers while also drawing new business was ratcheted up with a pilot initiative involving 20 credit unions and sponsored by Filene Research Institute and SaveUp, a fledgling San Francisco firm.
Filene Research Institute and SaveUp.com launch pilot initiative at 20 credit unions in 15 states offering customized packages promoting account savings.
Reloadable card can be used to teach the basics of personal finance, available through Credit Union Association of New Mexico.
Promotions, hirings, retirements.
In an era of participatory politicking when Facebook, Twitter and other digital tools can turn any citizen into a lobbyist, have traditional trade associations entered their twilight years?
The 144,000-member, $1.6 billion Apple Federal Credit Union, Fairfax, Va., has become the first large credit union to leave CUNA this year. Three other large CUs, two from New Mexico and one from Texas, left the trade group last year.
Apple Federal Credit Union has become the first large credit union to leave CUNA this year.
WASHINGTON — With legislation to raise the cap on member business loans languishing in committee, CUNA reached out to business groups to help make its case.
Congressmen and businessmen got together on Capital Hill to call for a lifting of the member business lending cap for credit unions.
WASHINGTON — Industry lobbyists brought in business owners to tell their stories on Wednesday.