More Wisdom from David Cay Johnston on Flawed Economic Theory

   Some More Wisdom from David Cay Johnston  on  Flawed Economic Theory :             Not every opportunity to profit because of above-market prices is filled by a competitor. Indeed, in my books I have shown how rules discourage this in many markets. In some markets, notably electricity, the rules tend to …

Investing in Indian Country’s Pine Ridge Reservation

The pioneering Lakota Funds, which brought micro-loans and business training to Indian country, is launching a credit union By Ellie Winninghoff Imagine a reservation the size of Connecticut with 30,000 people living on it who have no access to banking services–and which is ringed by predatory payday lenders. That’s how …

Federation, CDCUs, Launch Multi-year Campaign to Expand Service to Older Adults

Contact: Rafael O. Morales | Public Affairs & West Coast Program Officer | [email protected] | 800.437.8711 x206 Federation, CDCUs, Launch Multi-year Campaign to Expand Service to Older Adults (April 26, 2011 – New York, NY) The National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions (Federation) has received a major grant from …