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Mar 25, 2013, 12:25 ET Non-Profits Collaborate to Improve Financial Literacy in Texas

Thanks to a grant from the Texas Credit Union Foundation (Foundation), Consumer Credit Counseling Service of Greater Dallas (CCCS) is able to offer...


Mar 20, 2013, 11:13 ET Texans Won't be Tapping Their Savings to Make Big Purchases in 2013

According to a survey from the Texas Credit Union League (League), 13.5 percent of Texans plan to purchase a car this year and 12.2 percent will buy...


Feb 21, 2013, 12:58 ET Whether Smaller, Larger or About the Same, Most Texans Expect a Tax Refund this Year

For Texans lucky enough to receive one, a tax refund is like an extra paycheck. For others, a refund is an opportunity to replenish their "rainy day" ...


Feb 19, 2013, 10:20 ET Texas Credit Union League survey finds 65.6% of Texans plan to pay down debt with their tax refunds

According to a survey by the Texas Credit Union League (League), 65.6 percent of Texans who participated in a recent League survey said they plan to...


Dec 03, 2012, 12:22 ET More Texans Putting Trust in Credit Unions

Texas Credit Union League (League) President and CEO Dick Ensweiler says trust has fueled membership growth in Texas credit unions. "Consumers want...


Oct 24, 2012, 10:48 ET Generations FCU, Tarrant County CU Honored for Financial Education Efforts

Generations Federal Credit Union in San Antonio and Tarrant County Credit Union in Fort Worth recently earned national recognition for their success...


Sep 24, 2012, 01:15 ET International Credit Union Partnership Program Paves Way for Collaboration

Eleven credit union executives from Sicredi, a leading financial cooperative group in Brazil, left Texas Friday after spending three weeks here...


Sep 04, 2012, 12:13 ET Criminal Phishing Going Mobile

A growing number of unsuspecting consumers are falling victim to a phishing scam cleverly coined "SMiShing." Through the use of SMS text messaging,...


Apr 13, 2012, 09:15 ET Small Business Owners Need Credit Union Lending Power

When they wanted to open a daycare center, the Frescas family went to 15 different banks in El Paso, all of whom denied them a small business loan....


Apr 05, 2012, 12:48 ET Cities Proclaim Virtues of Credit Unions Serving Texans

El Paso Mayor John Cook is the latest city official to sign an "International Year of Cooperatives" proclamation, signifying the critical role that...


Apr 04, 2012, 03:37 ET Credit Unions Ready to Pump $800 Million into Texas Economy; Fuel 8,900 New Jobs

Government efforts to pump money into small businesses have not come close to the level of lending that small businesses need. The Small Business...


Apr 02, 2012, 10:45 ET Small Business Lending Index Shows Large Banks Approve Only 10% of Loans; Credit Unions Approve More Than 50%

According to the Biz2Credit Small Business Lending Index for February 2012, large bank lending to small business remains flat, while the rate of...


Mar 20, 2012, 10:48 ET Focusing on People Proves to be Right Move

By focusing on people and not profit, Texas Credit Union League (League) president and CEO Dick Ensweiler says Texas credit unions started 2012 in a...


Mar 16, 2012, 11:29 ET New Faces for Texas Credit Union League Board

Some new faces will be serving on the Texas Credit Union League's (League) board of directors. The Texas trade association for credit unions has...


Jan 20, 2012, 03:00 ET U.S. Credit Union Membership Soars in 2011

As the United Nations' "International Year of Cooperatives" gets underway, not-for-profit credit unions across the United States are starting the...


Nov 22, 2011, 09:02 ET Credit Unions Across Texas Collect Food, Donations to Help Hungry

As part of the celebration of International Credit Union Day and the Year of the Cooperative, credit unions across Texas cooperated and collaborated...


Nov 05, 2011, 08:56 ET Tens of Thousands Flow Into Texas Credit Unions

Many Texas Credit unions had a steady stream of new accounts open on Saturday as "Bank Transfer Day" drew attention online and on the streets across...


Oct 19, 2011, 05:06 ET Texas Credit Unions Celebrate International Credit Union Day

Tomorrow, 7.4 million Texans will join credit union members around the world in the celebration of International Credit Union Day. Since 1948,...


Sep 24, 2010, 06:50 ET Statement from Dick Ensweiler, President and CEO, Texas Credit Union League on the NCUA Conservatorship of Southwest Corporate Credit Union (a Wholesale Credit Union)

Today the NCUA announced the conservatorship of Southwest Corporate, the wholesale credit union that serves as a central payment processing and...


Feb 10, 2010, 03:31 ET Rick Perry's Lead Grows to Nearly 50% of Likely Voters According to Texas Credit Union League Poll

The Texas Credit Union League Poll of Texas Primary Voters, released today, shows incumbent Rick Perry close to a majority, hlding a 22 point lead...