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CDFI credit union rising

CDFI credit union rising

The unprecedented pandemic related stimulus money that has been approved for the CDFI Fund has created a historic response from credit unions. Existing CDFI credit unions are stretching to expand their community development and outreach [...]

How does your overdraft strategy impact members?

How does your overdraft strategy impact members?

Lately, there has been much criticism about overdraft programs, stemming from the lack of transparency inherent in some program strategies. Much of the current disapproval expressed by critics in the political and consumer advocacy arenas [...]

More than a check

More than a check

Nonprofits exist to serve. Credit unions have a strong tradition of giving back, and supporting the nonprofits that serve their community. The classic picture of a giant check has become a mainstay in the credit [...]

When rate is over-rated

When rate is over-rated

Two customers head to their local car dealership on a Saturday. Daniel wants an SUV and has a credit score of 820. He’s received multiple credit solicitations. Dealer financing is optional for him. On [...]

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