Articles by Mark Condon
International CU Day
Our history helps build the framework people rely on when they think about CUs.
October 15, 2013
Now that the movement has surpassed $1 trillion in total assets, does our history still matter?Read More
With Americans struggling to stay afloat, CUs must fight to represent them.
August 1, 2013
Even if Congress does nothing as the midterm 2014 elections approach, the credit union tax exemption is always at risk.Read More
CUs must galvanize around uplifting workers stung by the Great Recession.
June 1, 2013
Many workers have fallen out of the middle class due to converging economic, political, social, and technological trends that began in the 1970s.Read More
We can apply the lessons of ‘Lincoln’ to CUs’ legislative battles.
May 13, 2013
Taxation is our line in the sand.Read More
Warren Morrow was a visionary for CUs and for the Hispanic community-at-large.
April 1, 2013
His handshake was as good as a contract.Read More
Jobs may be the biggest factor confronting our country today.
November 30, 2012
The lack of work is a far bigger issue than the few who mooch off government.Read More
The recession is sowing seeds of income segregation.
October 1, 2012
The poverty rate is back up to 15%—that’s 46 million people. Clearly, the ups and downs of our economy.Read More
The default rate on student loans, overall, is close to 9%.
August 1, 2012
U.S. student debt is about $1 trillion and growing, and defaults are climbing. It’s entirely possible this trend might evolve into a crisis.Read More
CUs have always been a bridge from economic challenge to economic opportunity.
June 1, 2012
Never forget that credit unions—above all other financial services providers—serve as a bridge from economic challenge to economic opportunity for millions of American consumers and their families.Read More