A bill passed Oct. 5 by the House of Representatives that would grant back pay to furloughed federal employees in the government shutdown stalled in the Senate. As of Oct. 10, the Democratic-controlled Senate had yet to vote on the bill, which passed 407-0 in the Republican-controlled House.
Service CU says more than 1,400 DOD civilian employee members have been credited with direct deposits. Justice FCU lends nearly $8 million.
While the government shutdown continues, many federal employees are turning to their credit unions for assistance.
Promising to cover direct deposits, offering low-interest loans.
Watching a video on YouTube in 2011, Bill Arnold, Service Credit Union's chief information officer, was shocked to see one of the credit union’s branches had caught on fire and gone up in flames in the middle of the night.
Iowa and Nebraska credit unions will be the exclusive financial institution distribution channel for CoOportunity Health.
New Hampshire credit union builds new landmark headquarters in coastal city home.
This Tech Feature takes a look at how Service CU used a backup facilities service to quickly recover from a branch fire.
Atlanta's Associated CU, New Hampshire's Service CU join list of credit unions offering assistance to affected federal employees.