R Street Institute pundit says NFIP reforms were too modest.
NFIP will likely need to go to Congress for additional borrowing authority to pay claims, insurance industry officials say.
HR 1418, a bill to raise the cap on credit union member business lending, now has 140 co-sponsors, a chief sponsor says.
In what may have significant implications for ATM deployment and other aspects of credit union operations, a study from Javelin Strategy and Research has found that debit and credit cards have overtaken cash for the bulk of sales volume at the retail point of sale.
Debit card volume passes that of cash at the point of sale. This preview article from next week's print edition examines the implications.
In an era of participatory politicking when Facebook, Twitter and other digital tools can turn any citizen into a lobbyist, have traditional trade associations entered their twilight years?