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I Like Dreamin'
November 14, 2011
Is the American dream turning into a nightmare?
Flood Insurance 101
June 24, 2011
What you need to know to comply with federal flood insurance regulations.
The Hidden Benefit of Tracked Collateral Protection
June 08, 2011
CPI helps Meritrust CU protect its collateral without affecting the entire membership.
Leave No Risk Unchecked
April 21, 2011
CUs are in the business of managing risk. Whether dealing with lending, investments, or liquidity, managing risk requires a careful and calculated approach.
Ten Ways to Maximize Risk
April 19, 2011
Time to perk things up a bit with a tongue-in-cheek look at 10 ways to
Compliance Matters: Director Responsibilities
April 14, 2011
New regulations on board responsibilities and the latest on temporary unlimited insurance coverage.
Ask Questions About Your D&O Coverage
January 31, 2011
Federal credit union directors face redefined fiduciary duties and additional indemnification limitations.
November 01, 2010
NCUA's rule on STS loans, CRA compliance update, and investment due diligence.
High Unemployment Increases Risk to Auto Loan Portfolio
October 15, 2010
The stalled U.S. economy has not only aggravated the downturn in credit union new vehicle loans, it has put the industry's portfolio of current auto loans at greater risk.
A Tale of Two Insurance Funds: NCUSIF vs. FDIC
October 14, 2010
There's a good chance the ultimate remaining cost will be closer to $5 billion than $8 billion, although this won’t be known until late in the remaining 11-year life of the stabilization program.
Credit Union Magazine
March 2014 digital edition
A New Payments Paradigm
Prepare for the End of Gridlock
Solving the Fannie and Freddie Puzzle
Involve Members in Unite for Good
Enhance Members’ Cross-Channel Experience
This is a great list, but falls short. Consider the myriad of other risks that can bring the credit union to its knees: Technology risks including viruses, trojans, data breaches and other forms of security compromises. People risks, including disgruntled employees, social engineering attempts, social unrest, prison breakout, social media entries that also affect the mentioned reputational risk. Environmental risks, which could include derailed or overturned chemical tankers,blizzards, hurricanes, tornados, sink holes (save the Corvettes!), earthquakes, mudslides, forest fires. Leaders always need to be asking themselves, "What could stop us from performing our mission?" A solid crisis management organization, coupled with a realistic, exercised business continuity plan is vital to ensure continued operations.
Cash America self reported the Ohio collections robo signing incident which was a violation of company policy. An outside investigation was conducted and findings were reported to the state and CFPB. Customers were refunded money due the company before any federal or state action was announced.
This important article managed to engage & inform in a few short minutes. Kudos, CU Magazine!
This is such a great example of credit unions giving back. The key with Complex Community is that they don't just do these acts of kindness just to do them. They are a part of their culture (as you noted). Before starting a similar program, other credit unions should do a deep dive into their culture and then match their program to who they are.
This article is spot-on regarding engagement. In fact, many credit unions need to replace their sales training with member engagement training. Your members don't want to be sold to--they want to be engaged with. Likewise, your front-line staff are not sales people--they are educators.
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William Armstrong, Northeast Community CU
Dan Morrisey, Queen of Peace Arlington FCU
William Rissel, Fort Knox FCU
Joni Senkpeil, Illinois CU System
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