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CUNA Honors Financial Education Leaders
November 20, 2013
Winners are a testament to CUs’ commitment to provide financial literacy.
August 12, 2013
Rising student loan debt hinders consumers’ ability to take out mortgages.
Veridian CU, CUNA Mutual Group Fund Youth Leadership Program
August 09, 2013
Program results in higher academic achievement and fewer discipline problems.
Protect Your Members
April 09, 2013
CUNA offers the following resources to help CUs educate members about the different security threats they often face.
Teach Early and Often
April 01, 2013
Redwood CU retains 80% of its young members after they leave for college.
Attract and Educate Youth
March 26, 2013
Financial education can turn young consumers into lifelong members.
Watching Paint Dry Can Be Palatable
February 18, 2013
Preparedness is important, but unanticipated variables ultimately come into play.
Desjardins Awards Celebrate Financial Education Outreach
February 13, 2013
Winners excel at financial literacy advocacy.
CU Takes Financial Education to the Big Screen
December 17, 2012
“Carter’s Fun Facts About Money” are filmed on location in the communities the CU serves.
Go to the Head of the Class
October 15, 2012
A recent class reunion reveals former classmates’ vast differences.
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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