Where banks are struggling, credit unions are growing

In a recession defined by collapsing financial giants and the subsequent government bailouts, there is a success story to be found among local credit unions.

SOM creates space, courses for students to practice public speaking

The Isenberg School of Management (SOM) recently added a new component to its communication center, along with two courses, that aim to advance students’ abilities to speak publicly and construct presentations.

How new credit card rules will impact students

A series of new restrictions for credit card companies, which went info effect last week after being passed Congress a year ago, will impact anyone who has a credit card, but it will especially affect college students.

UMass grads fight financial crime

During a time when many businesses are downsizing and cutting back just to stay afloat, Dexrex LLC – founded and run by former University of Massachusetts students – is expanding, soon moving from college-town Amherst to the banking center of Boston.