Agencies team up to help small businesses and credit unions connect for better access to capital.
A month into the New Year, more employees have been hired and promoted across the country.
Alabama business owner receives three year federal prison sentence for kiting checks at his Alabama One CU business account.
Program enhancements expand program eligibility and improve access to capital for small businesses, the SBA says.
The Alabama One CU, target of a fraud investigation, says the ACUA was manipulated by trial lawyers when it suspended, then reinstated, four employees.
Advocacy group says SBA loans to minorities, women shrink while big banks tighten up on community businesses.
CardHub.com study finds most issuers don't distinguish liability between holder's consumer and business cards.
Alaska USA Federal Credit Union has been recognized as the No. 1 lending institution in 2011 for the U.S. Small Business Administration’s 504 loan program by Evergreen Business Capital.
Mountain America Credit Union was honored recently with two awards from the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Utah District–the 2011 Lender of the Year and the 2011 Blaine Andrus Memorial Award.
Having more than enough money to lend would seem to be a good problem to have. For many credit unions, however, the economy’s stalls and starts to recovery in 2011 kept members more focused on paying down debt and trimming expenses. Taking out new loans? Not so much.