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‘Always Know and Listen to Your Customers’

CUNA Councils’ milestone shows importance of professional development.

A Q&A with Peninsula CU CEO Jim Morrell. Read More
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Happy 25th Birthday, Filene!

'Our namesake, Edward Filene, constantly looked at disruption because disruption is ever-present.'

'True innovation is always a moving target.' Read More
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A Social Media ROI Success Story

Online loan generation tool taps into power of Facebook.

‘Facebook is the perfect platform to reach and build relationships with the online generation.’ Read More
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Regulators Focus on Interest-Rate Risk

Be prepared to answer pointed questions from examiners.

Schenk: 'Aggregate CU risk profiles are low and manageable.' Read More
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Slide Show: The Daily Duties of a Home-Based CU Manager

Walk in Jonelle McMillen's shoes as she interacts with directors and members.

'I have been referred to as the credit union on wheels.' Read More
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Five Cyber Security Considerations for CUs

Even small financial institutions are big targets for hackers.

A security program focused entirely on prevention won’t succeed today. Read More
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Where Does it All Go?

The thrill of payday is short-lived for many consumers.

July 21, 2014
Help members find opportunities to learn, save, and invest.  Read More
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What’s the Secret to Success? Questions!

We all want better answers, but first we need to ask the right questions.

July 14, 2014
Curious people are better able to define clear objectives and identify potential opportunities, research show.  Read More

Take a Selfie!

Image repair does not occur easily.

July 06, 2014
‘The No. 1 challenge for banks is differentiating themselves from other financial firms that have bad reputations.’  Read More

The Great Recession: Still on Shaky Ground?

The recession may be over, but many consumers have yet to find solid financial ground.

June 23, 2014
How can you help members find financial highs while confronting recessionary tremors underfoot?  Read More

Nominate a CU Rock Star Today

Are you a CU Rock Star—or do you know someone who is?

June 16, 2014
Last year, we honored nearly 50 CU Rock Stars—but we know there are many more.  Read More
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Our Employment Situation: What Is America Singing?

The employment picture is improving overall, but it remains fuzzy for young workers.

June 09, 2014
‘Job prospects for young high school and college graduates remain dim.’  Read More

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Mobile Lending Is a Strategy, Not an Add-on

'A CU has to go back to its vision, values, and mission in determining its future in mobile.' READ MORE

The Lending World According to CFPB: Mortgages

'CUs spent the past six months adjusting to the CFPB’s new mortgage rules, and they’re not done, yet.' READ MORE

‘Think’ About Generating Greater Awareness

CUs can’t allow themselves to remain the best-kept secret in the financial services industry. READ MORE

Livestream CFPB Advisory Meetings

Agency acknowledges CUNA's request for greater transparency by providing a video feed of its sessions. READ MORE

CUNA Full-Steam Ahead, Hampel Says

Interim president/CEO lauds the leagues and CUs for their dedicated work. READ MORE

Council Corner: Risk-Based Capital

CFO says NCUA's proposal 'would have a material impact' on his CU. READ MORE

Harness the Power of 'Intrapreneurship'

Innovation provides an opportunity to improve the member experience while energizing staff. READ MORE

Advocacy Puts Board Members on Offense

As unpaid volunteers, directors’ input on CU issues carries substantial weight with legislators. READ MORE

Help Consumers Celebrate Financial Independence

Partnerships and collaboration can help create financial security. READ MORE

CSS, Diebold Celebrate 30-Year Partnership

Diebold has provided the CU system with more than $23 million in marketing support payments. READ MORE

Discover New Leadership Perspectives

Get energized and spark new ideas at CUNA FUSE: Branch Operations & Business Development School, Aug. 18-21 in San Diego. READ MORE

Utah CUs Promote Political Engagement

Voter registration drive focused on improving the state's chronic low turnout figures. READ MORE
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