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Articles Tagged with 'credit'
Leverage Disruptive Technologies—or be Leveled by Them
April 10, 2013
‘Think outside the old banking box,’ economist urges CUs.
Is Shared Branching Dead?
April 05, 2013
Shared branching expands member convenience and can boost CUs' ROI.
Numbers Tell a Story
April 01, 2013
Can your CU become a character in the tale of the improving housing market?
Supplemental Capital Would Benefit CUs, Local Communities
April 01, 2013
Deposits keep flowing into CUs due to consumers’ flight to safety.
Attract and Educate Youth
March 26, 2013
Financial education can turn young consumers into lifelong members.
Beware Mortgage Servicing Rule Pollyanna
March 22, 2013
Collective sigh of relief over small servicer exemption is premature.
Forward-Thinking Lending Approach Invigorates California CU
March 21, 2013
First Imperial CU booked more than $1 million in loans, opened 330 "second-chance" checking accounts, and increased membership by 17%.
March 19, 2013
A well-drafted agreement governs the loan participation process.
CU Security: Take an Enterprise Approach
March 18, 2013
Take a singular view of the CU’s multiple touch points.
March 18, 2013
Personal remembrances may bring repeat business to your CU.
Credit Union Magazine
March 2014 digital edition
A New Payments Paradigm
Prepare for the End of Gridlock
Solving the Fannie and Freddie Puzzle
At Freedom First CU, People 'Bank for Good'
Enhance Members’ Cross-Channel Experience
Mobile banking has come a long way. But I have to wonder why credit unions are not using their mobile platform for marketing purposes? I've asked many of my clients this question and the answer I hear most often is that their mobile platform provider hasn't developed that functionality yet. Are we missing BIG opportunities here?
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.
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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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