The Bureau of Economic Analysis released it preliminary estimate of first quarter gross domestic product Thursday, and the 0.5% annual growth rate was even weaker than the 1.25% forecast of CUNA’s economists.
LONDON (1/7/16)--Amazon apparently has eyes on more than just merchandise sales--at least in the United Kingdom--as the online retail giant’s U.K. division recently unveiled a loan product that shoppers can use to finance big purchases such as appliances.
Less than 15 million Americans will file for unemployment insurance this year, the fewest number of filings since the early 1970s and roughly half as many as in 2009, according to The Wall Street Journal.
CUNA’s compliance staff went back to basics in a recent CompBlog entry examining floor rates on variable-rate open-end loans. These rates are governed by the Credit Card Accountability and Disclosure (CARD) Act.