Last October, I was in Kenya with World Council of Credit Unions representatives. As I bounced along a rural road outside
Nairobi, two of my Kenyan traveling companions had this conversation:
Fundraising campaigns by credit unions in Oregon and southwest Washington last year resulted in a donation of more than $617,000 to Doernbecher Children’s Hospital on behalf of CUs for Kids. The donation is largest single-year contribution thus far by the campaign and topped last year's contribution by more than $100,000. READ MORE
With tax season upon consumers once again, it’s also when they are most vulnerable to tax refund fraud. Since the methods for tax refund distribution generally go through financial institution, credit unions can battle tax refund fraud.