Even the steady consumer loan growth in recent years probably still can’t erase the conservative lending mindset most credit unions adopted in the wake of the Great Recession. “Subprime” still has an ominous connotation, spilling over from the mortgage side.
In observance of the Christmas and New Year's holidays, Missouri Credit Union Association (MCUA), iVia Exchange Services, Heartland Business Services and Kansas Corporate Credit Union (KCCU) will follow the holiday hours listed below:
On December 3-4, 2015, the Missouri Credit Union Charitable Foundation (MCUCF) hosted a community development financial institution (CDFI) workshop in Jefferson City. In attendance were certified credit unions and credit unions interested in pursuing CDFI certification.
With statistics showing that many credit union executives are nearing retirement age, it’s more important than ever for credit unions to prepare for the future and develop staff to fill these top roles.
As 2015 comes to a close, we are looking forward to what 2016 will bring Kansas and Missouri credit unions. Starting January 1, 2016, Heartland Credit Union Association will officially represent credit unions in both states.