On July 29, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory signed the Financial Exploitation of Older Adults bill, which requires all financial institutions to report when they suspect someone 65 or older, or a disabled adult over 18, is being financially exploited. It also protects the liability of those making the good...
Tarheel State credit union, bank industries behind measure.
The SBA and the North Carolina Bankers Association have recognized Truliant Federal Credit Union for its small business lending efforts.
The founder of an international microlending bank, which has a United States affiliate that was considering opening a federal credit union in North Carolina, is in the middle of an internal power struggle.
Grameen America, which at one point was considering opening a federal credit union in North Carolina, is coming to the defense of the founder of its international affiliate.
Once exploring the launch of a federal credit union in North Carolina, microlending bank Grameen America will receive a $450,000 grant to help spur small business growth in low income communities there.
Grameen America, once eyeing North Carolina for the launch of a federal credit union, will receive a $450,000 grant to help spur small business growth in low-income communities there.
Since meeting with credit unions and banking groups in North Carolina a year and a half ago, microlending bank Grameen America Inc. has pulled back but not abandoned the idea of pursuing a credit union charter.
Although there has been little movement since buzz started more than a year ago, micro-lending bank Grameen America Inc. said pursuing a credit union charter is still being considered.