Keith Leggett’s Credit Union Watch
Keeping an eye on the credit union scene.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Credit Human to Receive $8.8 Million in Incentives to Relocate HQ
The City of San Antonio and Bexar County will provide Credit Human Federal Credit Union $8.8 million in tax and other incentives to move it...
Research: Mixed Evidence that CU Tax Exemption Serves Intended Purpose
The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond recently published an article, Credit Unions: A Taxing Question that suggests there is mixed findings ...
Monday, September 25, 2017
CU Taxi Medallion Lender Likened to Last Decade's Predatory Subprime Lenders
The Philadelphia Inquirer is compares the collapsing of the Philadelphia taxi market to the mortgage meltdown last decade and has some harsh...
Friday, September 22, 2017
56 CUs Awarded $39.5 Million from CDFI Fund
The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) is reporting that 56 federally-insured credit unions will receive awards from the Community ...
Thursday, September 21, 2017
To Get Tax Reform Right Treat Credit Unions Like Banks
Diana Furchtgott-Roth, former chief economist of the U.S. Department of Labor, a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute and an adjunct pro...
Fox Communities CU Receives Waivers for Financing Exposition Center
The Wisconsin Office of Credit Unions on August 17, 2017 granted a waiver to Fox Communities Credit Union (Appleton, WI) with regard to cons...
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
46 NYC Taxi Medallions Sell for Under $200,000 in Auction
Crain's New York Business is reporting that 46 foreclosed New York City (NYC) taxi medallions sold at auction for $186,000 each. The f...
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