LINC Up With the U.S. Small Business Administration

The Small Business Administration is launching a new online tool to connect entrepreneurs with lenders. Credit unions are invited to join.

Spokane’s Aqua Elite Spurring Growth with Credit Union MBL

After difficulty securing financing through banks, Jessica and Mike Huey turned to a local credit union for an MBL that allowed their business to increase its visibility and improve its economic footing.

Bread & Butter: Northwest Credit Unions Spreading Small-Business Financing Around Region

Efforts by Northwest credit unions to increase their member business lending have proven fruitful as the region’s not-for-profit small-business financiers outpace growth by traditional sources.

NCUA Q1 Data Shows Northwest Consumers, Businesses Continuing to Flock to Safety of Credit Unions

Northwest credit union membership continued to grow in the first quarter of 2012, according to NCUA reports, and MBLs in the region increased by more than $44 million compared to the same period in 2011.

Invest in America and GM Team to Drive Auto Loans to Credit Unions

Invest in America, a Strategic Link Business Partner, is offering an excellent opportunity for credit unions to secure incremental auto financing through the Credit Union Member Discount from GM.