Industry News, July 16, 2019

Small Business Tax Credit Floated for $15 Minimum Wage Bill Some express concern that the bill is too burdensome for rural communities and small businesses. To address those concerns, Rep. Terri Sewell, (D-AL) has proposed a tax credit for small businesses to help...

Industry News, July 9, 2019

Amazon’s Impending Invasion of Banking Fears of an Amazon “invasion” in financial services have reached a fever pitch—but do Amazon and other big tech companies really have that much of an advantage coming into the banking market? Source: Forbes...

Industry News, July 2, 2019

The Secret To Vital Farming Cities? Money, Say Leaders in Tech and Agriculture Bringing new entrepreneurs to farming areas in need is critical for growth. The key is making these agricultural hotspots into places that people want to live, while keeping them...

Industry News, June 25, 2019

Credit Unions Find Friendly Ground With FinTech Firms For all the disruption that fintech firms have brought to financial services, they aren’t an adversarial force for credit unions. Rather, they are potential partners in filling the gaps in the service offerings....

DreamSpring Announced as New Name

Accion Serving Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico and Texas will become DreamSpringSM   Albuquerque, NM (June 17, 2019) – A name change from Accion to DreamSpringSMis in the works for a highly respected and award-winning, non-profit organization that has helped...

Industry News, June 18, 2019

Variable Rate Loans Become More Attractive For Small Businesses As Fed Mulls Rate Cut Companies in search of capital have many attractive options right now. If they are ready for startup or expansion funding, now is as good a time as ever. Source: Forbes Exclusive –...