Protect Your CU, Members from Cyber Attacks

Preparation can help minimize damage to your bottom line—and your reputation.

Nine steps to ward off a data breach. Read More
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Determine Meaningful Metrics to Measure Your CU

Select performance measures specific to your organization’s needs.

Performance metrics should support your CU's long-term goals. Read More

Metsger: CU Directors Are the System’s ‘First Line of Defense’

Internal fraud is a continuing problem, especially at small CUs.

Be aware of several red flags that point to possible fraud. Read More

CUs Cash in on Auto Credit Boom

CUs experience the biggest rise in auto loan marketshare.

CUs dive deeper into subprime auto loans. Read More
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Speed Dating With an ICU Day Twist

At Sunmark FCU's 'Speed Savings' event, attendees consulted with a series of financial experts.

'It’s a little like speed dating without the creepy dude.' Read More
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Mobile Services Boost Member Engagement

Mobile deposit and ‘instant balance’ check are among the most popular features.

'Mobile financial services users tend to be extremely satisfied with the experience.' Read More
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Fewer Consumers Are Late for an Important Date

Loan delinquency rates are down across the board.

October 16, 2014
Consumer debt levels are becoming more manageable.  Read More

Women: Why Wait and Wonder?

Don’t let dreams be a substitute for informed actions promoting financial success.

October 06, 2014
Women want simplicity, good intentions, and strong ethics from the financial sector.   Read More
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Of Ants and Grasshoppers

Knowledge of spending trends and financial challenges will help retirees consider their options.

September 29, 2014
Aesop’s fable imparts a valuable lesson for consumers making retirement plans.  Read More

Seeking Good Fortune

Millennials worry about unemployment while baby boomers fear they won’t be able to pay off debts.

September 22, 2014
One-third of Americans worry about money all the time.  Read More
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When Lightning Strikes

Help members weather the storm of security breaches.

September 15, 2014
Only 28% of identity theft cases involve credit or financial fraud.  Read More

‘Send Gum, Mom!’

Financial issues are one of the top reasons students drop out of college.

September 08, 2014
Research indicates young adults need CUs’ help in selecting financial products and planning.  Read More

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Apple Pay Will ‘Chew Into’ Interchange Revenue

‘It’s not looking good,’ speaker tells attendees. READ MORE

CFPB Issues New HMDA Reporting Proposal

The agency seeks to expand information requirements and revise the reporting threshold. READ MORE

World’s Biggest Shred-a-Thon

CU sets world record by collecting and shredding 422,350 pounds of paper. READ MORE

FinCEN Releases Customer Due Diligence Proposal

Agency published its long-awaited customer due diligence proposal in August. READ MORE

Be Decisive and Stop Procrastinating: Eight Steps

Clear strategy drives clear decisions. READ MORE

‘Warriors’ Get Their Due

Service CU members serving in war zones can sign up for a “Warrior Savings” account that offers a 10% annual percentage yield on combat pay deposits up to $10,000. READ MORE

Three Components to Meaningful Conversations

'There is no such thing as a personality conflict. Behavior causes conflict.' READ MORE

Self-Study Development Opportunities for Volunteers

CUNA Volunteer Achievement Program (VAP) self-study courses teach the philosophical and financial topics that board members and other volunteers need to know. READ MORE

At the Top

Current CU CEOs have served a median of nine years in their job. READ MORE

CUs Capture Members’ Investments

Consumers appear ready to get back into investments. But are CUs prepared to assist them? READ MORE

Attend These 2015 CUNA Schools And Conferences

Finalize your plans for professional development for the coming year. READ MORE

Scenes from International CU Day

See how CUs promote ‘Local Service. Global Good.’ READ MORE
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