'Double-dip recession' could be in the cards: CUNA Mutual


The company's latest report predicted there could be sustained economic pressures well into next year tied to rising coronavirus cases.


Fed lowers Main Street loan threshold in bid to boost interest


Underwhelming participation in the middle-market loan program has forced the central bank to reduce the minimum borrowing amount for the third time, to $100,000.


Amex's recipe for small-business lending: Heavy on the Kabbage


With the COVID-19 pandemic creating unprecedented challenges for small businesses, American Express has increasingly targeted its investments in that niche.


DigMo 2020: The Importance of Agility in an Uncertain Time


When both origination and forbearance demand spiked in the early weeks of COVID-19, quick thinking lenders were able to leverage their expertise and tech stacks to respond quickly.


DigMo 2020: The Year of Unexpected Disruption


The coronavirus pandemic has turned every industry on its head. For lending, it exposed the need for modernized, fully digital platforms.


What two credit unions can teach banks about marketing


Crane Credit Union has taken an Instagram Stories-like approach, while Certified Federal Credit Union is crafting personalized email messages.


Truliant revamps flagship credit card as broader credit usage declines


The $3.1 billion-asset institution's product will not carry any fees and offers a variable APR.


Election 2020: Biden tax plan could dent banks' bottom lines


The industry says the 2017 cut in the corporate rate helped position lenders to support the economy when the pandemic hit. But a plan proposed by Democratic nominee Joe Biden could strain banks’ capital investment and hiring, observers say.


Week ahead: Election spending, economic headwinds


Credit union groups continue to make ad buys for industry-supported candidates in advance of Nov. 3 but recent positive economic news could be short-lived.


Debbie Matz joins RenoFi board of advisors


The former chairman of the National Credit Union Administration will work with the fintech to broaden its reach in the credit union space.