AIB applauds the National Credit Union Administration’s recent overhaul of its member business lending rule, which will make it easier for small businesses to access the credit that they need.
Driven by concern over the limited availability of credit for independent businesses, AIB has submitted comments largely in support of a proposal to give credit unions more flexibility to meet the needs of small business borrowers. The National Credit Union … Read More
by Stacy Mitchell and Fred Clements This article was first published as an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal. Small business looms large in American political rhetoric. From the campaign trail to the floor of the U.S. House and Senate, … Read More
A significant share of locally owned businesses are struggling to secure the financing they need to grow. Our 2014 Independent Business Survey found that 42 percent of local businesses that needed a loan in the previous two years had been unable to … Read More