Spread the word to young people in your area that, like buying locally grown food from a farmer's market or purchasing fair trade products, joining your credit union is another way they can vote with their dollars to make the world a better place.
The media blitz by both CUNA and NAFCU to counter the negative "credit union bailout" message went into high gear today with new videos and top brass keeping in contact with TV producers and financial reporters on the corporate crisis.
Following a strategic planning session in 2005, America's First Credit Union-then boasting just above $600 million in assets-set a goal of reaching $1 billion within five years.
The FBI is not commenting, but media outlets this morning are reporting that the agency is preparing a significant nationwide crackdown on mortgage fraud.
Conservative commentator and provocateur Patrick J. Buchanan will be the keynote speaker at NAFCU's Congressional Caucus.
Credit unions sowed the seeds for future political wins by planning a rally on the National Mall while President George H.W. Bush sowed the seeds for the demise of much of his support among conservatives by reversing his pledge not to raise taxes.
Credit unions are hoping that President Obama's latest endorsement of a new agency to regulate consumer products won't be enough to push it through the Senate