Few credit unions have come through the recession unscathed. Some have been hit harder than others. For most, just surviving
the Great Recession has been a major accomplishment. But we're not out of the woods yet.
The NCUA’s final field-of-membership rule was published Wednesday, making it effective Feb. 6. The rule, finalized by the NCUA board in October, facilitates consumer access to credit unions and provides credit unions with more flexibility.