Succeeds Pat Smith of Unitus Community CU at Wisconsin-based think thank.
Last year was not the most glowing year for student loans, reputation-wise. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s release of numerous negative comments from the public on their experiences as private student loan borrowers, comparisons of student loans to the burst mortgage bubble and the fact that national student loan debt...
Wisconsin league says Mayor Paul Soglin convinced a bipartisan group of 187 mayors nationwide to pass a resolution in support of the bill.
Senator, representative send letters to CFPB, Education Department asking them to examine bank-affiliated student debit card practices.
All student loan borrowers are out to get an education, but for those who belong to credit unions, a different kind of schooling might be in store. Some credit unions say they’re placing an emphasis on educating their student loan recipients about the borrowing process, from application submission through repayment.
University of Wisconsin Credit Union is introducing a new program that will teach student loan borrowers all about loan repayment post-graduation.
A second credit union has been formally recognized as a mortgage leader in its community.