GM Credit Union Discount Program Sunsets

After nearly seven years of success driving car sales and credit union loans, GM will suspend the program this October.

Horizon Credit Union, EDTECH Federal Credit Union Boards Approve Merger Plans

The boards of Horizon Credit Union and EDTECH Federal Credit Union have voted unanimously to merge, the credit unions announced this morning. If approved by regulators and EDTECH members, the combined credit union would approach $675 million in total assets and employ more than 225 people.

Accounting and Auditing Update: Current Issues and What Lies Ahead

The current economic environment has created many challenges from an accounting and regulatory compliance perspective, and significant change is on the horizon, according to Gabe Nachand and Ryan Sturgis of Moss Adams LLP.

Horizon Completes Successful Merger with Montana First

Spokane-based Horizon Credit Union announced a long-awaited merger with Montana First Credit Union, a $63-million institution based in Missoula, Mont., expanding Horizon’s reach to three states.

Advantis, OnPoint Credit Unions Receive Funds Through Responsible Banking Program

Less than a month after winning approval from Portland’s city commissioners, a responsible banking initiative championed by Mayor Sam Adams already has dollars flowing to local credit unions.

A Credit Union Q&A with Portland Mayor Sam Adams

Portland Mayor Sam Adams requested input last week on his Responsible Banking Resolution, a proposal that could impact Oregon credit unions. He answered several questions on the subject in this Anthem e-interview.

Mayor Adams Seeks Comment on Responsible Banking Resolution, Bonamici Pushes MBL Agenda

Portland’s mayor is seeking input on a Responsible Banking Resolution, which recommends Oregon credit unions be allowed to accept public funds. Meanwhile, Rep. Suzanne Bonamici will be sworn in today and continues to emphasize raising the MBL cap.

Mayor Adams Supports Movement of Portland Funds to Credit Unions

Portland Mayor Sam Adams will pursue a plan to move Portland’s funds out of national banks and into local credit unions, supporting mayoral candidate Jefferson Smith’s challenge for the city to keep its money in local financial institutions.

Horizon to Acquire Montana First CU, Extending Reach to Three States

Horizon Credit Union announced plans to acquire Montana First Credit Union, a $63 million institution based in Missoula, Mont. The deal has already been approved by both boards and is expected to be finalized early next year.

Annual Business Meeting Kicks Off Convention

Invest in America draws round of applause for announcement of major Biz Kid$ support. Watch the slideshow of memorable moments from the event.