Just when your credit union starts getting the hang of Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and Google+, someone writes a negative post on your page, and all hell breaks loose.
Obama signed expansion into law over the weekend; Sandy claims cited as cause for concern.
According to industry veteran John McKechnie, who was working on Capitol Hill back in 1986, the last time credit union tax exemption was on the Congressional chopping block, a “volatile” environment on Capitol Hill means credit unions should be vigilant when it comes to protecting their tax-exempt status in 2013.
The NCUA Board will experience significant turnover in 2013 when President Obama is expected to appoint candidates to fill two out of three spots left vacant by Gigi Hyland, who resigned in October 2012, and Michael Fryzel, whose term ends Aug. 2, 2013.
Student loan debt remains a stress-inducing burden for many college students, recent grads and their families.
Legislation increases borrowing authority by one third, draws Republican ire and promises to take NFIP private.
The SBA is inviting experienced early stage investment fund managers to apply to its Small Business Investment Company capital investment program.
Tax expenditures are receiving a lot of scrutiny as Congress looks for ways to increase revenues and cut the deficit.
NCUA Board will see some turnover in the coming year, with two seats expected to be filled.
While President Obama won a resounding victory in his re-election quest, credit union trade groups celebrated their successes in the congressional races and turned their attention to the Congress’s lame duck session.