The major credit union trades, CUNA and NAFCU, along with state leagues are pushing an array of online messaging formats today in challenging the interchange fee cap.
Now that the Green Bay Packers have won the Super Bowl, Wisconsin credit unions are waiting for the sweet payoff--boxes of Hershey bars and other Pennsylvania goodies--after winning the friendly "wager" between league foundations.
There was more friendly credit union "wagering" Friday on the Pittsburgh Steelers-Green Bay Packers Super Bowl. But staffer at Pioneer CU of Green Bay declined to participate.
Super Bowl fever was getting a firm grip Thursday on credit union "wagering" across both Wisconsin and Pennsylvania.
Regulatory overreach, an unnecessary limit on credit unions' choices and possibly illegal. Those are among the critiques of the NCUA's proposed rule on corporate credit unions.
In Pennsylvania, the chasm between credit unions and small community banks looks to be getting smaller-at least where it comes to operations and training.
In an unusual move apparently reflecting the changing financial landscape, the Pennsylvania Credit Union Association said Friday it is teaming up with a community banker group to start joint training sessions this fall.
New York credit unions were back to business-as-usual Wednesday, fully staffed after a numbing two-day blizzard shut down operations across a wide swath of the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic.
The Pennsylvania Credit Union Association joined its Maryland counterpart on Tuesday in giving income back to its members.
Following tradition, Pennsylvania Gov.-Elect Tom Corbett has picked a banker to be the state's top regulator of banks and credit unions.