Rep. Jeff Miller Re-introduces Bill to Improve Veteran’s Access to MBLs

Birmingham, AL/Tallahassee, FL, March 26, 2015 – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) today released proposed rules to end payday lending traps, as well as ways to restrict how payday lenders collect payments from consumers. President Obama referenced the new proposals in a speech today in Birmingham, AL. The League of Southeastern Credit Unions & […]

Allow credit unions to serve local governments

Each year, credit union supporters and advocates take their plea for fairness to Tallahassee with a simple message: Allow municipalities and public offices to have a choice when it comes to their banking needs. Current law does not allow credit unions to accept deposits from local government entities; it only allows for local governments to […]

Credit unions are best alternative for consumers

Birmingham, AL/Tallahassee, FL, March 26, 2015 – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) today released proposed rules to end payday lending traps, as well as ways to restrict how payday lenders collect payments from consumers. President Obama referenced the new proposals in a speech today in Birmingham, AL. The League of Southeastern Credit Unions & […]

BrightStar Credit Union appoints Michael Tomko as CEO

Michael Tomko, a former Jacksonville credit union executive, has been appointed president and CEO of BrightStar Credit Union, one of the largest credit unions in South Florida. Tomko replaces Colin Battle, who was serving as interim CEO, BrightStar announced Wednesday. Read More