THE 'tude

For individuals who thrive on the politics of Washington DC, the recent drama over the selection of a nominee for the Director of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (BCFP)  was a lesson in pure political power.

About 18 months ago I wrote about an “ugly truth” in credit unions that became the most-read column I’ve published in CUToday.info. Later this week we’ll get to see what NCUA plans to do about the ugliness.

Sandia Laboratory Federal Credit Union’s (Sandia) membership at the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLBank) has enabled the credit union to offer the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage to its members through the FHLBank’s MPF Program.