Archive Links

Consumer Archive
CU System Archive
Market Archive
Products Archive
Washington Archive

News Now

CU System
Radio hosts advice for lean times Bank at CUs
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (8/15/11)--Consumers should consider credit unions for their financial needs during times of fiscal austerity such as the U.S. is experiencing, said a radio host and authority on smart spending. Clark Howard is known for his acumen on money and consumer issues, which he dispenses on his national radio call-in show and on television’s HLN--formerly CNN Headline News (bellinghamherald.com Aug. 12). Regarding banking, Howard urges consumers to be wary of conducting business with what he terms “giant, monster megabanks.” Instead, he recommends smaller banks and--in particular--credit unions, which are consumer friendly and known for their superior customer service and lower borrowing rates, he told the newspaper. Howard also mentioned websites to help consumers find credit unions in their local areas. See the links. To read the article, use the link.
Other Resources

RSS print
News Now LiveWire
September is National Preparedness Month. Read how your CU can get ready in #NewsNow #NPM @AgilityRecovery @Readygov
10 hours ago
Bay Area #creditunions featured in @SFBusinessTimes article http://t.co/SE7W81Ulia
12 hours ago
#NewsNow: 8 CU advisory board, new senior leaders named at @CFPB. http://t.co/EPKgHEDRRN
13 hours ago
#NewsNow: @FTC warns of government impostor scams. http://t.co/MMWBOcrqwJ
14 hours ago
Registration open for @CUNAMutualGroup's Discovery Conference #NewNow http://t.co/CATF0j9ct1
14 hours ago