Potlatch #1 Federal Credit Union

Potlatch #1 Federal Credit Union

CLARKSTON - Clarkston has recently experienced a major growth in financial services. In the last month,four new bank branches have turned up. The banking boom might seem odd for a smaller town,but the bottom line is it means more options for local residents. Potlatch Number One Federal Credit Union opened a branch on Monday,as the most recent banking competitor in town. President and CEO Chris Loseth said the bank already has two [...]

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Hereford Texas Federal Credit Union

Hereford Texas Federal Credit Union

Alejandro “Alex” Torres Sermino,Sr.,79,longtime Hereford resident and Barber,went home to be with his Lord and Savior,Tuesday,February 25,2014,with his family at his bedside in Amarillo,Texas. A Celebration of Life service is scheduled for 10:00 am,Saturday,March 1,2014,at the Good News Church,621 E 15th Street,Hereford. Rev. David Alvarado,Pastor will officiate. Burial will follow in West Park Cemetery. Services are under the [...]

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CP Federal Credit Union, Jackson, MI

CP Federal Credit Union, Jackson, MI

JACKSON, MI – Horns were honking, people were cheering and CP Federal Credit Union employees were giving away $4, 000 of free gas to smiling community members. A line of vehicles on N. Wisner Street going to the P.S. Food Mart stretched to Argyle Street, where it continued down for several blocks. Helping direct the flow of traffic were Jackson Police Department officers. The first vehicle waiting for the event arrived about 7:30 a.m., [...]

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Iowa Credit Union League

Iowa Credit Union League

Iowa’s credit unions are in the midst of a growth spurt. And banks are crying foul. Data provided by the Iowa Credit Union League shows that although the number of credit unions has dropped from 126 in 2012 to 113 this year, total assets and members have grown substantially. Total assets grew 16 percent from $10.5 billion in the first quarter of 2012 to $12.2 billion in the first quarter of 2014 while membership grew 3.9 percent from [...]

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Credit Union: Credit Union

Credit Union: Credit Union

NEW YORK — Kristi Kelly owns legal marijuana stores in Colorado called Good Meds and has lost 23 bank accounts in five years. Even though medical marijuana is legal in Colorado and 22 other states, it’s still illegal on the federal level. And that means banks generally don’t want anything to do with pot shops. That creates a slew of headaches for these entrepreneurs, who are often forced to operate all-cash businesses. That is time [...]

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