AL and FL Credit Unions make the news

The Sarasota Herald-Tribute recently covered the LSCU’s report on Florida’s credit unions’ strong performance in 2018, as well as naming credit unions rated superior by BauerFinancial Inc. The article stated: “The state’s 132 credit unions reported a 16.6 percent gain in business loans in 2018, a big improvement over the 2 percent increase posted in […]

Florida one of top states with auto loan debt for Q4 2019

Published with permission from South Florida Business Journal Article written by Ashley Portero Florida was among the top states in the country with car loan debt during the fourth quarter, according to the New York Federal Reserve’s latest Quarterly Report on Household Debt and Credit. More than 7 million Americans were at least 90 days […]

LSCU names Foundation Development Coordinator

The League of Southeastern Credit Unions & Affiliates is pleased to introduce Bobbi Grady as our new Foundation Development Coordinator. She will be working in both Alabama and Florida to raise funds for the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation and will be based in our Alabama office. Bobbi comes to LSCU with more than 10 years of […]

Accelerate financial inclusion in your community

Filene, Inclusiv, PolicyWorks, and Coopera share a collective cooperative DNA and the conviction that big issues in credit unions and community-focused financial institutions require collaboration and leveraging of strengths. To do that, a workshop is planned May 2-3 in Miami, FL, that will focus on giving credit unions and community-oriented financial institutions tools to effectively […]

SECUF, LSCU gear up for National Financial Literacy Month

Overall, people want to make good financial decisions that set them up for success, both today and in the future, but most never had the opportunity to learn how to do it. A case in point: two-thirds of American adults can’t pass a basic financial literacy test. Financial literacy is such a major social issue that […]