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.
Brett Martinez understands that the real, meaningful work starts after a new member joins a credit union.
This article will be among the news, features, analysis and insight filling the pages of the next print edition of Credit Union Times.
For at least the past four years, small business owners have gotten to know just how resourceful Affinity Federal Credit Union is when it comes to meeting their unique financial needs.
Agency is providing $30 million in grants to help increase exporting by small businesses during the next 12 months.
Grievances aired, MBL cap pushed in closed-door session prior to opening of inaugural NWCUA annual meeting.
Between 1986 and 2010, credit unions may have provided extra business loans in response to a reduction in activity from banks.
President Obama announced today an initiative that cuts the time it takes for federal agencies to pay small businesses from 30 to 15 days.