The Society of Industrial and Office Realtors’ (SIOR) Selects its 2018 officers, taking office in the fall of 2017.
Dairylea Members Approve Merger with DFA
Transaction Combines Two Cooperatives with Longstanding Relationship February 5, 2014 During a special meeting today in Syracuse, N.Y., members of Dairylea Cooperative Inc. approved the proposed merger with Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) The merger will become official on April 1, and combines Dairylea’s Northeast-based 1,200 members with DFA’s 13,000 nationwide dairy farmer members The cooperatives have enjoyed a successful working relationship since DFA was formed in 1998. Working together, Dairylea and DFA have created efficiencies in milk assembly, transportation and marketing, as well as joint management of Farm Services and membership operations in the Northeast. "In many ways, it will just be business as usual as we expand upon the working relationship DFA and Dairylea…
New Way to Help Protect U.S. Homeowners
CUNA Mutual Group (founded in 1935) recently launched a new mortgage payment protection product for credit unions and their members. This new product covers mortgage payments in the event of a borrower’s death, disability, or involuntary unemployment. Credit unions that offer it are leveraging a comprehensive insurance and training program that protects members’ home mortgages. …
Probate, and How to Avoid It
By Heather Castle, CFP Learn more about Heather at NerdWallet’s Ask an Advisor. The topic of probate raises many questions, but the most frequently asked is a simple one: How…