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.
What better way to get a gauge on how deft members are with their financial planning and investment goals than to test the employees at their credit unions.
Gov. Scott Walker signed into law doubling charitable contribution limits, expanding municipal deposit syndicates and harmonizing secured transactions.
Nearly three years after employees at Wisconsin’s credit unions started participating in an investor education project, the latest update revealed an improvement in financial behavior.