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CFPB appoints private education loan ombudsman

WASHINGTON , DC (August 16, 2019) — The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) announced the appointment of Robert G. Cameron to serve as the Bureau’s private education loan ombudsman. Mr. Cameron is a Colonel and Staff Judge Advocate for the Pennsylvania Army National Guard. He ...

CoVantage Credit Union provides Storm Recovery assistance

ANTIGO, WI (August 16, 2019) — After several major storms hit local communities within its field of membership on the weekend of Friday, July 19, CoVantage Credit Union immediately responded by offering assistance in a variety of ways. Homes, surrounding properties, and roads suffered severe ...

Innovative loans enable Kenyan farmers to access climate-smart irrigation

MADISON, WI (August 16, 2019) — A farmers’ cooperative in rural Kenya commissioned a new crop irrigation system Wednesday—made possible through an agricultural lending product developed by World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) and the Kenya Union of Savings and Credit Co-operatives Ltd. (KUSCCO). ...

Coty Kuschinsky joins Jolt Credit Union team

SAGINAW, MI (August 15, 2019) — Jolt Credit Union is excited to announce that Coty Kuschinsky has joined the team as Community Affairs Specialist. In her role, Coty will implement, coordinate and actively participate in local events and activities that embrace the community we live ...

TopLine Credit Union Foundation provides educational aid to Nigerian students

MAPLE GROVE, MN (August 15, 2019) — Local member-owned financial cooperative TopLine Federal Credit Union and its non-profit foundation, TopLine Credit Union Foundation, teamed up with the Africa Education and Health Initiative (AFEDHI) for the second year to further the educational opportunities of Nigerian students.  ...

From interns to midterms

ST. LOUIS, MO (August 15, 2019) — This summer, Anheuser-Busch Employees' Credit Union, and divisions, American Eagle Credit Union and Purina Credit Union, hired six college students as paid interns, providing immersive, real-world experiences for future professionals in the St. Louis community.  The interns worked ...