Eleven credit unions in Ireland have teamed up to form a not-for-profit organization, DCG Card Services, to manage a new product demanded by 84 per cent of its members: debit cards. Although debit cards aren’t exactly new, DCG Card Services was for...
It’s sometimes referred to as the “invisible” crime. It is often unreported, and committed by people known and close to the victim. June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. The United Nations estimates that worldwide, up to six per cent ...
Small businesses in Northern Ontario can now apply for an unsecured business line of credit of up to $250,000 — without stepping into a branch. In February, Northern Credit Union launched the mobile-friendly online account opening tool for Ontario-...
On April 29th, Alterna Savings and Central 1 will present the 2016 Gary Gillam Award to up to two deserving members of the community.
Fax machines, photocopiers and white-out are a handful of the “tools” used by people to commit mortgage fraud.
Reduced red tape opening the doors for credit unions to set up a national structure.
Clergy and church workers become advocates for credit unions in their communities.
Meridian (264,000 members, $9.5 billion in assets) and Vancity (501,000 members, $12.5 billion in assets) have put their support behind SmartSAVER.
A new tool developed by Equifax Canada, promises to make it easier for credit grantors to rate consumer applicants.
The Ontario credit union is Canada’s first financial institution to introduce branch capture.
Credit unions enter merger talks in both B.C. and Ontario.