MECU, SECU of Maryland and SecurityPlus FCU are among the credit unions to close due to the riots.
The $1.2 billion Baltimore closes its call center, two branches and possibly its HQ.
Bert Hash Jr., president/CEO of Municipal Employees Credit Union of Baltimore, has been named the recipient of the 2014 Pete Crear Lifetime Achievement Award.
MECU's Bert Hash has tripled the credit union's assets in 15 years and was CU Times' Trailblazer CEO of the Year in 2007.
Baltimore credit union takes over local thrift, to keep two branches open and 19 employees.
"We compensate board members more out of a sense of fairness than anything else,” explained Lin Hodges, president/CEO of Associated Credit Union of Norcross, Ga.
Part two of this analysis of credit union board compensation by Credit Union Times. From our July 10 print edition.
BALTIMORE — A $250,000 grant from Citibank will help build a shared platform for CDCUs to use to offer new products and services.
Michael Bell helped with MECU Baltimore buy, sees more of the same happening down the road.
The African American Credit Union Coalition's Eastern regional chapter is looking to its June 26 meeting to build a network of CU professionals in 13 states and the District of Columbia.