Breaches of sensitive consumer information at Target, Home Depot and other retailers have made it clear that not everyone connected to the card payments system adequately protects the personal information of their customers. Data breaches impose risks and costs on consumers, banks, the payments networks and our economy and these gaps should be filled as
soon as possible.
The resources below were developed with the American Bankers Association to help bankers make the case for ending credit unions’ outdated tax exemption. You can take grassroots action, view key messages, and learn more about why it’s time to ask credit unions to pay their fair share.
Credit card bills, debt, saving and financing higher education may not be on the top of a lot of students’ minds, but the financial decisions they make today will have a long-term impact on their lives. That’s why early financial education is critical to the development of money management skills and sound financial awareness.