Vermont Regulator and Credit Union Reach Agreement on Use of ‘B-Word’

In settling with the state regulators, VSECU still may not describe itself as a bank but may use similar words when advertising its services as long as it discloses that it is a credit union.

Vermont Credit Union Fighting for Freedom of Speech in ‘Bank, Banker, Banking’ Issue

A $600 million Vermont credit union has become a champion for the industry and a pariah among banks for not backing away from a national issue affecting all credit unions and their ability to communicate clearly the scope of their activities.