St. Louis central bank researchers discovered similar growth patterns despite "the often-heated rhetoric of competing advocates."
Let there be no doubt that credit unions’ federal tax exemption is something our industry is going to have to fight for in order to keep.
Years ago before my time in credit unions, CUNA and NAFCU decided one would hold its Governmental Affairs Conference at the beginning of the congressional session and NAFCU would target the end. The lines have blurred some and lobbying receives more emphasis on the whole.
It's not that the issue isn't important. It's just that it's politics.
Volunteer training, dealing with growing compliance demands and staying profitable enough to stay alive.
Between 1986 and 2010, credit unions may have provided extra business loans in response to a reduction in activity from banks.
A senior vice president with UBS' credit union groupo said the industry is at a crossroads and faces unprecedented challenges.
Reality Check was the aptly chosen name for the New Jersey Credit Union League’s one and one-half day Atlantic City conference. Over the densely packed schedule of deep-dive presentations on topics of current interest to credit union executives, the several hundred attendees heard over and over two stark realities.
Read the complete transcript of an interview between Sarah Snell Cooke, editor-in-chief of Credit Union Times, and CUNA CEO Bill Cheney discussing his first 100 days in the position with links to video.
Small businesses have another resource to turn to with a new site dedicated to them created by the Mid-America Credit Union Association, the trade group for credit unions in North and South Dakota.