VanCity Credit Union

Cast a ballot, make your voice heard in the Vancity Board election

I should tell you straight away: I am running for re-election for the Vancity Board because I would like to continue working for an organization that makes a real difference in people’s...

We want our co-ops back

We can all help solve global problems, by taking a stand for informed democracy in our local organizations -- especially co-ops and credit unions. This month, members are voting at Mountain Equipment...

Vancouver Board of Change panel on women and business

What impact do women have in making businesses more successful and sustainable? This will be the question asked at a Vancouver Board of Change panel called Women & Leadership in the New Economy...

Loonie rises to highest level since Nov. 2007: Canada's loonie and me

As the loonie rises to its highest since Nov. 2007, I recall a time, three years ago, when Canadians still seemed inclined to apologize for the fact that their currency was hammering the U.S. dollar...

At a Bike to Work Week station, cycling maps, free tune-ups, and a host of reasons to commute on two wheels

"We're trying to let people know you can ride a bike in your normal clothes.  You don't have to change your wardrobe.  You don't have to wear florescent yellow," said Talia Fanning, as she...