Accolades poured in Friday for Rick Craig, who announced his pending retirement Friday as president/CEO of Utah’s America First Federal Credit Union.
The topic for a morning Salt Lake City talk show may have been the impact of Bank Transfer Day, but the head of the Utah Bankers Association quickly converted the pre-Thanksgiving broadcast to an assault on the credit union tax exemption.
"Good Morning Utah" segment featured several sharp exchanges between Utah Bankers Association, Credit Union Association heads.
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.
With NCUA deadlines nearing on recapitalizing the corporates, the jockeying among credit unions and corporates about the shape of provider services focused on the Mountain States last week with at least two state trade groups paying attention to the fate of the $1.9 billion SunCorp.
Mountain West, Utah leagues, CUs in discussion about recapitalizing $1.9 billion SunCorp.
Utah's leading credit union advocate, Scott Simpson, has turned down an offer to become a top aide for the state's senior U.S. senator, Orrin Hatch.
The Utah League of Credit Unions has a new public face and brand: it's now the Utah Credit Union Association and online it's simply utahscreditunions.org.
In a rebranding move, the Utah League of Credit Unions has become an association and has adopted a new public moniker, "Utah's Credit Unions."