Archive Links

Consumer Archive
CU System Archive
Market Archive
Products Archive
Washington Archive
150x172_CUEffect.jpg
Contacts
LISA MCCUEVICE PRESIDENT OF COMMUNICATIONS
EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
MICHELLE WILLITSManaging Editor
RON JOOSSASSISTANT EDITOR
ALEX MCVEIGHSTAFF NEWSWRITER
TOM SAKASHSTAFF NEWSWRITER

News Now

CU System
Vermont CUs on display at Statehouse
MONTPELIER, Vt. (3/30/11)--The Association of Vermont Credit Unions (AVCU) and its credit unions were on display in the Vermont Statehouse Card Room Thursday. The AVCU display featured headlines from mass media websites that showcased how frequently credit unions have been in the press the past 12 to 18 months.
Vermont's credit unions were on display in the Vermont Statehouse Card Room Thursday. The Association of Vermont Credit Unions (AVCU) display featured headlines from mass media websites that showcased credit unions in the press the past 12-18 months. (Photo provided by the Association of Vermont Credit Unions)
AVCU President Joe Bergeron and Legal Counsel Rick Brock promoted Vermont’s credit unions as state legislators moved through one of the busiest high-traffic rooms in the building (Newslines Express March 25). Print dailies included The New York Times and the Philadelphia Inquirer to MSN Money and The Huffington Post. The headlines covered many credit union issues, such as increased business lending, lower rates and fees on credit cards, home mortgages, car loans, and the growth of member services brought about by the consumer surge away from large banks. Legislators took handouts highlighting the name and location of all of Vermont’s credit unions and branches, enjoyed miniature chocolate bars, and entered their names into a drawing for a digital camera. Each year, the event helps set the stage for AVCU’s annual Legislator Appreciation Reception; this year it will be held April 20. Before the reception, credit union representatives will hear from several key state political leaders, including Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin, Lt. Gov. Phil Scott, Senate President Pro Tempore John Campbell and Speaker of the House Shap Smith.


RSS





print
News Now LiveWire
Consumer spending is slumping #Market #Economy http://t.co/RI4HS68IuJ
5 hours ago
April is #NationalFinancialLiteracyMonth & @TheNCUA Chair Matz urges #creditunions to help members learn to manage/protect their finances.
7 hours ago
Fed. FI regulators' statmnts on compromised credentials/destructive malware #cybersecurity http://t.co/f4uTBDm1PU http://t.co/zP5Iw6VxZc
8 hours ago
Home prices rising faster than wages: @RealtyTrac #NewsNow #Market http://t.co/wa74mnw3Cu
10 hours ago
.@Nussle dropped by the @ACUMuseum recently. Read about his visit http://t.co/bYe8RRgYLP
10 hours ago