When a deadly windstorm pummeled the Inland Northwest, STCU quickly offered members low cost emergency loans. The results: 200 loans and $1 million to “get it fixed.”
93% of credit union members reported being “Highly Satisfied,” compared with 69% of customers from the four largest national banks.
The NCUA is making over a million dollars in grant money available to credit unions with LICU designation. The grants can be applied toward a number of priorities including computer modernization and financial literacy.
Forums Provide a Balanced Perspective on Policies and Procedures of Consumer-Friendly Overdraft Programs
Strategic Link strategic partner John M. Floyd & Associates how its work with the CFPB on overdraft practices has revealed a pattern regarding the use of overdraft protection and how account holders are affected by different practices.
A board-approved inter-state merger with Washington-based Horizon Credit Union fails, with less than 20 percent of Montana First members voting.
At least eight Northwest credit unions have expressed an interest in a collaborative launch of prize-linked savings programs in early 2012. Larger credit unions are being invited to join the effort.
Itâ€™s a central banker’s worst nightmare: The economy is stagnating with a weak labor market, yet inflationary pressures are building. How should CUs prepare?