The budget shortfalls harshly affecting a number of state governments over the past two years seem, for the most part, to have spared credit union regulation any sharp impairment.
North Carolina's Democratic governor, Beverly Perdue, unveiled a broad downsize of state agencies but the North Carolina Credit Union League is telling its members it disfavors any notion of combining bank and CU regulation.
Credit union educators in North Carolina were searching for a special way to dramatically stress to industry newcomers and those unfamiliar with CU history the importance of the industry's mission.
It was no accident an historic North Carolina landmark, the mansion home of R.J. Reynolds cigarette heirs, was used this month for a special--and now first of its kind--credit union conference.
Small businesses in North Carolina have another source to turn to through a new program launched by Gov. Beverly Purdue that involves CUs and banks.
Some credit unions in the Wilmington area of North Carolina were closing their doors early again Thursday following flooding from record rainfall that has swept a large portion of the East Coast this week.
The first new North Carolina charter in 10 years, Shepherd's Federal Credit Union, opened for business this month in Charlotte.
North Carolina has its first new charter in 10 years, the recently opened Shepherd's FCU in Charlotte.
Michael V. Beall, president/CEO of the Maryland/District of Columbia Credit Union Association, will become president of the Missouri Credit Union Association effective Nov. 1.
A combination of election year politics, budget constraints and Washington travel fatigue is putting a crimp into the traditional D.C. "Hike the Hill" treks conducted by state leagues during September.