Credit unions start new year with zero APR balance transfer offers
Editor's Note: These offer's have expired and are no longer available.
Two of the country's largest credit unions celebrated last year's membership gains by kicking off 2013 with some of the personal lending industry's strongest balance transfer offers. Navy Federal Credit Union and Pentagon Federal Credit Union both announced zero APR credit cards designed for members [...]
USAA, AmEx, Discover top Temkin Forgiveness Ratings for credit card issuers
Balance transfer offers aren't the only reason consumers switch credit card issuers. According to a new report from the Temkin Group, Americans can hold a grudge when a bank makes a mistake, often resulting in switched accounts. The company's annual Temkin Forgiveness Ratings report ranked over 200 businesses based on whether customers would let a [...]
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Investigators criticize NCUA's oversight of credit union bailout
Earlier enforcement actions by federal administrators could have prevented the failure of five corporate credit unions, according to a new report by the Government Accountability Office. The congressional investigation unit launched an inquiry into the actions of the National Credit Union Administration during a period when most regulators focused their attention on the country's largest [...]