VCUL praises CU's leadership while CUNA stresses industry unity.
Shared branching in Alabama brings dividend for second year.
Soon there will be but one shared branch network serving credit unions across the country, companies say.
Fresh out of college a few years ago, Tyler Leonhardt accepted a position at Bank of America.
In a move which some have seen looming for years, CO-OP Financial Services and Financial Services Centers Corp. have signed a letter of intent to merge their shared branching operations.
Combination would create a single nationwide shared branching network for U.S. credit unions.
The NCUA says it's not developing a contingency plan for helping credit unions that stay deal with any new costs from more departures.
Add Tim Kramer, president/CEO of KeyPoint Credit Union to the growing list of credit union leaders shifting into retirement.
For more and more businesses, Sunday is just another day.T ime-pressed consumers want to shop, pick up prescriptions, grab some fast food and take care of other chores on their varied schedules. And that has put pressure on financial institutions, including credit unions, to meet those expectations.
Patelco CU feted for opening its branches to other credit unions' members more than 1.6 million times in 2010.