The old saying about assumptions may be applicable when it comes to how well credit unions know their members.
San Mateo Credit Union recently marked its 60th anniversary with a reception for members and local dignitaries at the San Mateo County History Museum.
Bag pipers, 62 flags and Pete Crear presenting successor, plus a speech from former U.K. Prime Minister Gordon Brown.
World Council of Credit Unions President/CEO Pete Crear sat down with Credit Union Times Editor-in-Chief Sarah Snell Cooke just prior to flying off for his association’s last annual conference before his retirement. While Crear was shy about naming a date for his departure, he did share his thoughts with us...
The industry debate over the propriety of the public campaigns of small, deeply troubled inner city credit unions to raise capital among other CUs and the citizenry has generated lively and sometimes strident rhetoric.
Though mindful of its weakened financial condition, the $6.6 million Mission SF FCU of San Francisco pressed ahead last week with industry fundraising to bring in a minimum $50,000 of capital to stave off a merger or liquidation.
A struggling San Francisco credit union on the brink of collapse and appealing for $50,000 in capital donations from its California peers added $10,000 to its coffers this week.
The world's third largest credit union movement celebrated its 50th anniversary Sept. 7 in the Republic of Korea. Currently, 1,000 credit unions in South Korea
As of today, a California credit union merger now occupies a spot on the to-do list of Barry Jolette, the chairman of the World Council of Credit Unions.
CUNA Chair Harriet May, WOCCU Chair Barry Jolette and an Elvis impersonator welcomed attendees from 68 countries last night to The One World Credit Union Conference, a joint event produced by CUNA and WOCCU.