Articles by Darla Dernovsek
Many CUs find it difficult to attract this elusive age group.
December 30, 2011
Attracting the next generation of members requires interacting on their terms and on their turf.Read More
Demand for this product will grow as more boomers enter underfunded retirements.
December 1, 2011
Many CUs have been reluctant to consider reverse mortgages, but that appears to be changing.Read More
Directors are moving from the boardroom to the classroom as NCUA raises expectations of their financial knowledge.
November 1, 2011
NCUA’s financial literacy requirements are pushing credit union directors to combine the will to offer volunteer leadership with the skills required to assess financial performance.Read More
CUs offer reverse mortgages to house-rich, cash-poor members.
October 19, 2011
As more baby boomers reach retirement, the reverse mortgage could move from a novelty product to a new market.Read More
CUs face many challenges as they serve members deployed around the world.
August 10, 2011
The wars in Afghanistan and Iraq sometimes hit painfully close to home for military credit unions.Read More
Loan delinquencies and charge-offs are declining. There appears to be a light at the end of the tunnel.
June 1, 2011
Declining delinquencies should enable loan loss provisions to dramatically decrease in 2011 and 2012.Read More
The 230 CU mergers in 2010 represent the second fewest in 30 years.
May 1, 2011
The recession, new accounting rules, and compliance burdens have contributed to the slowdown in CU mergers.Read More
Industry analysts say this is the year mobile banking goes mainstream.
March 14, 2011
Industry analysts say this is the year mobile banking goes mainstream.Read More
Members who use online banking are likely to embrace mobile banking.
March 11, 2011
A high rate of online banking adoption helped attract 6,000 mobile banking users within the first five months of launch.Read More
Consider competitors’ plans when developing your service delivery strategies.
November 22, 2010
OnPoint Community CU emphasizes both access to services and sticky relationships.Read More