Archive Links

Consumer Archive
CU System Archive
Market Archive
Products Archive
Washington Archive

News Now

CU System
CU System briefs (01/01/2009)
* PORTLAND, Ore. (1/2/09)--Providence Health System FCU gave members a holiday gift by tripling their savings dividend rate for the month of December. Members with $5 or more in their Savings, New Age and Prime Time accounts. Members visiting branches were provided with a sticker that says, “Providence CU tripled my dividend rate. Ask me!” Shirley Cate, president/CEO of the Portland, Ore.-based credit union, said the dividend celebrates the credit union’s continuous success “and since 2008 was a prosperous year for us, and due to the challenges some of our members were facing, we wanted to thank them for their continued strong commitment” to the nearly $80 million asset credit union … * SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (1/2/09)--CU Community CU, based in Springfield, Mo., is celebrating its nearly 75 years in business by adding a bonus dividend totaling as much as an additional 50 basis points (0.50%) to members’ quarterly savings account earnings. The more-than-$53-million-asset credit union has 5,600 members. “Contrary to so many businesses in the current economy, we were fortunate to have a good year financially,” said Judy Hadsall, president. She added that “this is a tough time for everyone; we want to do everything we can to help.” Dividends were direct deposited to each member’s account Thursday …


RSS print
News Now LiveWire
96 #creditunions across Britain have applied for funding from Lloyds Banking Group #CreditUnion Development Fund http://t.co/quq3OEE0Qq
15 hours ago
Eight new ideas hatched from @fileneresearch innovation incubator #NewsNow http://t.co/h6Ev6q3HnQ
15 hours ago
Homebuilder confidence continues to climb #NewsNow #Market http://t.co/UTBSpmoeZD
17 hours ago
Mich. league issues 4th consecutive dues rebate #NewsNow http://t.co/MGxMRRLrkb
18 hours ago
Passwords: It's not what you type, it's *how* you type via @Forbes http://t.co/QsPjmGjA4K
19 hours ago