When the Center for Financial Health in Michigan started, the staff spent 80% of their time assisting people facing foreclosures.
The traditional mental picture of credit counseling has an adviser and a client sitting together. The look-them-in-the-eye, get to really know them idea.
When credit union advocates battled three bills in the Oregon legislature, Advantis Credit Union put on its combat gear.
Ask credit union CEOs what keeps them tossing and turning at night, and odds are the answers will focus on a growing flood of regulations and compliance issues.
If you’re a vendor seeking a contract with First Financial Federal Credit Union of Maryland, be ready to make an attractive–really attractive–offer.
It’s as simple as Business 101. Cut costs and you can boost profits.
Industry isn’t swarming into western North Carolina, but tourism attracts lots of visitors, positioning local businesses as the economic heartbeat of the area.
If your board members owned eight-track cassette players, remember the moon landing and use Touch of Gray, Jim McCormack thinks you may have a problem.
The Michigan Credit Union League has held its Legislative Financial Literacy Challenge for 10 years, so the basics are in place for this year’s event in April, according to Kieran Marion, director of government affairs.
Retirement plans and paying off the mortgage have traditionally gone hand-in-hand as people approaching retirement anticipate eliminating a payment that typically claims the largest single chunk out of the monthly budget.