PAi Client Highlight
Business Lending Group, LLC (BLG) is a Credit Union Service Organization that providing local businesses and entrepreneurs with options for growing and thriving their businesses—supporting both the community and the overall economy.
BLG is the product of a ground-breaking collaboration between Fox Communities Credit Union, Verve, a Credit Union, and Prospera Credit Union. And while its owner Credit Unions are competitors, BLG is proof that working together leads to a thriving business community.
In addition, BLG is committed to the overall success of its employees, providing them with a retirement savings solution to help them reach their future financial goals.
BUsiness Lending Group, LLC Fast facts
Portfolio valued at over $700M
Comprised of over 1200 loans
8 employees actively saving for retirement
Five words that describe BLG’s culture: flexible, fun, cooperative, friendly, innovative
1. What drives BLG and its employees to achieve great results?
We work to make an impact in our community and local businesses.
2. What is BLG’s greatest achievement?
Supporting our Credit Union members’ dreams for 20 years.
3. How does BLG impact the local community?
We are involved in our community in many ways. We have worked with The Salvation Army, St. Joe’s Food Pantry, Take 5, and Feeding America—among others.
4. What motivated BLG to provide employees with a retirement plan?
We are committed to employees’ overall success. With that in mind, we wanted to help employees achieve their retirement goals.
5. Whats playing on your office radio?
We cycle through many genres during the work day, so there is something for every employee to enjoy!
6. What does a “day in the life” look like at BLG?
Every day is different! We work with many types of commercial loans—from cows to construction.