Grassroots Effort Supports Service Member Choice: Blog

Oct 02, 2019
amyroberti-150pxAs lawmakers negotiate a defense spending bill, community bankers can advocate language providing military service men and women access to competitive banking services, ICBA's Amy Forester Roberti writes in a new blog post.

The Main Street Matters post calls on community bankers to use ICBA's Be Heard grassroots action center to support a provision in the bill extending to on-base banks the “rent-free” benefits credit unions receive.

"With our soldiers and veterans supporting choice in financial services, why are credit unions opposing it?" Roberti writes.

Read the Blog Post