There are 23 Hope Credit Unions across Arkansas, Tennessee, Louisiana and Mississippi.
Here in Jackson Hope Credit Union is located on Terry Road. There's also a location inside of the Jackson Medical Mall.
Now the credit union is expanding to Terry, Mississippi which lost its only bank back in January.
"We're getting calls from mayors and supervisors across the mid south who are concerned about their banks closing. And again when those banks close payday lenders check cashers charge what should be criminal rates move into those neighborhoods and we think those people deserve better and we're going to try to fill those needs," said Bill Bynum, CEO Hope Credit Union.
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