Credit unions (CUs) have long brand themselves as having a people-centric mission that has earned them a high place in the eyes of consumers, with UCs traditionally enjoying higher satisfaction ratings than other financial institutions (FIs). For the third year in a row, however, UCs lagged banks, according to toRead More →

The USDA announced the appointment of four new members to the National Organic Standards Board. We are thrilled to announce Missouri Farmers Union member Elizabeth “Liz” Graznak as one of these new nominees. The NOSB is made up of 15 volunteer members representing the biological community. The new members willRead More →

Engineers might disagree. However, not all bridges are built with steel, concrete and asphalt. Some are made entirely of cooperation and coordination. It is the type of bridge that connects Europe’s closest neighbor, the African continent. Covering everything from smart health and fintech services to food tech, education tech andRead More →

Campaigning season is well underway for Missouri’s April 5 primary election for local municipalities, school boards, service districts and bond issues. These are the positions that have a direct impact on union members where they live and work. The St. Louis Labor Council announced its nominee and proposals on Feb.Read More →

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Feb. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX), a biotechnology company dedicated to the development and commercialization of next-generation vaccines against serious infectious diseases, today announced the first doses of Nuvaxovid™ COVID -19 vaccines (recombinant, with adjuvant) have started shipping to member states of the European UnionRead More →

Novavax announces that the first doses of the Nuvaxovid COVID-19 vaccine have started shipping to member states of the European Union. Novavax, a biotechnology company dedicated to the development and commercialization of next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, announced on February 23, 2022 that the first doses of its NuvaxovidRead More →

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Students in Jefferson County Public Schools will learn virtually again this week, the district announced Monday citing staffing issues. A member of the Jefferson County Teachers Association, the union representing JCPS teachers, said continuing with the NTI format was the right move, even though the districtRead More →

The Loudoun Education Association is about to begin collective bargaining, but negotiations have stalled as the school division requests confidential member information, LEA President Sandy Sullivan said. LEA submitted a letter to the school board on October 19 indicating that the association had obtained the necessary membership to begin collectiveRead More →

DALLAS, January 6, 2022 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – After a few moments of shock and disbelief, one lucky Mansfield wife greeted the new year today with an extra $ 49,999.99 in her Neighborhood Credit Union Prize Savings Account, after her name was drawn as the 2021 Grand Prize winner. JaniceRead More →

DALLAS, January 6, 2022 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – After a few moments of shock and disbelief, one lucky Mansfield wife greeted the new year today with an extra $ 49,999.99 in her Neighborhood Credit Union Prize Savings Account, after her name was drawn as the 2021 Grand Prize winner. JaniceRead More →

The Memphis Fire Fighters Association said Tuesday that Tony Caldwell, who had been in intensive care since August, had died. Memphis, Tennessee – CORRECTION: The original version stated that firefighters were battling COVID-19. This has not been confirmed. We will update if more information arrives. UPDATE 7/9/2021 – The MemphisRead More →

Democrats are reportedly considering including tax relief for union members in their $ 3.5 trillion budget resolution currently awaiting House approval. The proposal would allow workers to deduct union dues from their taxable income. The working groups were push for its inclusion and, according to The HuffPost, lawmakers are consideringRead More →

Source: Shutterstock. Digital banking solutions providers Glia and Mahalo Technologies have announced a new partnership strategy that the two organizations say will enable credit unions to “improve member service in a digital world.” Glia, a provider of digital solutions and Mahalo Technologies, a mobile and online banking organization, announced theRead More →

Eastern Orange The Essex County District Attorney’s Office is actively searching for a suspect who shot dead a man inside an alleged after-hours popular East Orange facility being held in a town house . Dedicated and concerned Essex County District Attorney’s detectives working on the case quickly approach a suspectRead More →

Members of the House Financial Services Committee have proposed legislation that would make it easier for credit unions to kick members who engage in abusive or illegal behavior. Introduced by Representatives Tom Emmer, R-Minn., And Ed Perlmutter, D-Colo., The legislation would improve existing language in the Federal Credit Union ActRead More →

The Covid-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on the job market as it continues to wreak havoc around the world. Layoff and unemployment figures are expected to continue to climb in the second half of the year as the outlook is uncertain in many sectors, said NTUC Deputy General Secretary andRead More →