Paul Economy, vice president of a Roanoke, Va., credit union, recently made news with this highway billboard offer: “Come see Paul. He has $50 million to lend.”
Lending has been strong, he said, and a Roanoke Times column about the offer “did pick up the speed.”
The first month of the summer promotion generated “multimillions” in loans, he said.
They recently returned from a mission trip to Malawi.
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