At the close of 2011’s second quarter, a handful of credit unions located in the sand states, where a teetering economy has made it most difficult for financial institutions to thrive, shared hopeful bits of news: net worth ratio improvements, net income increases, loan loss reductions and operating expense cutbacks.
This article will be among the news, features, analysis and insight filling the pages of the next print edition of Credit Union Times.
Missouri, Deep South tornadoes, North Dakota flooding spark contributions.
The former chair of the NCUA, JoAnn Johnson, is going back to supervising credit unions. Johnson was named last week by Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad as the state's new superintendent in the Iowa Division of Credit Unions.
Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley, a Republican, has appointed former APCO Employees Credit Union CEO Larry Morgan as the state's top credit union regulator.
The League of Southeastern Credit Unions is stepping up its efforts to reach a youthful audience in 2011 by launching a $2.1 million image campaign next April under the tagline "Credit Unions, We're Giving Banking a Better Name."
In an aggressive new bid to reach Gen X, the League of Southeastern Credit Unions announced this week it is launching a $2.1 million image campaign next April under the tagline, "Credit Unions, We're Giving Banking a Better Name."
Kenneth Feinberg, the Obama administration's claims czar on the BP oil spill, has now heard directly from Southeast credit unions that they're ready to provide check assistance to the victims and are hoping a loan guarantee plan can be set up.
Southeast credit unions, striving to serve and assist victims of the BP Oil Spill, are hoping they have a friend on loan guarantees in the government's claims czar, Kenneth Feinberg.
Credit union executives joined by Gulf Coast regulators are slated to take part in an Aug. 30 workshop-webinar