Mid-America Credit Union Association has named Robbie Thompson, vice president/ general counsel of the $280 million Members Cooperative Credit Union of Cloquet, Minn. as its new president/CEO.
Home prices fell 2.1% from the fourth quarter of last year to the first quarter of 2010, and average mortgage rates are at their lowest of the year, according to data released by Freddie Mac.
Private student loan program provider Fynanz received support from 28 state credit union leagues in conjunction with its partnership with CUNA Strategic Services.
Fights over taxes usually find credit unions and the U.S. government on opposite sides.
For many credit unions, the sweet spot in the small business market is the mom-and-pop sector-those shops that generate respectable annual revenue and employ a handful of staffers.
Credit unions in Vermont and North Dakota might be pleased to know that businesses in each of those states are the least likely to report payment delinquencies.
The Credit Union Association of Wyoming, a 25-member group, is calling off a formal merger with the Credit Union Association of Colorado.
Consumers are choosing decreasing debt over putting away savings as their No. 1 priority for the new year, according to an online poll by the National Foundation for Credit Counseling.