North Dakota's oil boom delivers unique financial challenges to the state's credit unions.
Personal finance site WalletHub ranks MSAs by credit scores, unbanked households and more.
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Eight credit unions have increased loan balances and members while also supporting local charities.
Compared to the second quarter of 2013, membership declined at 54% of the nation's credit unions in the second quarter of this year, according to the NCUA.
Credit unions in New Jersey have the lowest drop, Alaska has the highest growth in membership.
The ATM Industry Association says it welcomes bitcoin ATMs but concerns about fraud, hacks and money laundering remain.
Credit unions fare the worst compared to other lenders in 30-day and 60-day delinquency increases.
Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota's small businesses fare best in new research from the SBA.
Credit unions need a guarantee that a final risk-based capital rule won't put them at a competitive disadvantage to banks.