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Schumer pushing MBL in Senate

Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) told Bloomberg News that he wants to spur economic growth and hiring by raising the member business lending cap for credit unions. ... More

Low-income credit unions encouraged to apply for CDCI capital

The deadline to apply for the Community Development Capital Initiative (CDCI) is three weeks away. ... More

Credit unions urged to continue MBL letters

Members of the House and Senate are adding their names to MBL legislation every week. Credit unions should continue to send letters in support to their lawmakers.... More

Wall Street Journal looks at lending; credit unions offer better rates

The Wall Street Journal recently looked at every credit union and bank to analyze their lending. The results showed strong credit union lending in credit cards and auto loans. ... More

Florida legislature looking at budget and foreclosures

The House Civil Justice and Courts Policy Committee will consider a key piece of foreclosure legislation. ... More

LSCU credit unions on alert for scam

Credit unions in the southeast need to be on alert for a scam that is hitting credit unions in Mississippi.... More

Spanish Immersion Program to be held in Costa Rica next October

The World Council of Credit Unions has a program for credit unions to help serve a growing market. ... More

Florida MBL co-sponsors grows to six

Florida members of Congress are beginning to get behind legislation to raise the credit union member business lending cap. ... More

Florida adds another co-sponsor to MBL bill

Since the Hill visits at the CUNA GAC, Florida credit unions have seen three members of the House sign on as co-sponsors. ... More

March 8 LSCU Newsletter available

This issue features an update on governmental affairs from Alabama, Florida and Congress, as well as online registration for the AC&E, the Infosight newsletter and credit unions strength for 2009.... More