Chad Helminak says the good being done by his employer, the Wisconsin Credit Union League, and the industry as a whole inspires him daily.
Throughout history, credit unions have attracted the most members and achieved the most member loyalty when economic times have been toughest.
Madison Mayor Paul Soglin was recently honored by members of the Madison Area Chapter of the Wisconsin Credit Union League for his efforts to drum up mayoral support for credit union member business lending legislation.
Association of leagues bestows Eagle Award for Thompson’s advocacy work in the Wisconsin state capitol in Madison and in the U.S. Congress.
Wisconsin league says Mayor Paul Soglin convinced a bipartisan group of 187 mayors nationwide to pass a resolution in support of the bill.
Partnership follows passage of enabling legislation by state lawmakers.
Journey aimed at raising awareness of cooperatives.
Over the past week or so, the word “billion” has come up several times in industry talk on member business lending. The first billion–make that nearly $12 billion–is the record number of member business loans that credit unions funded in 2011, setting a new record high based on fourth-quarter data from...
Brett Thompson opines in Milwaukee Biz Blog.
The number of new businesses formed in Wisconsin so far this year has increased by 12.2% compared with the same period in 2011.