Articles by Bill Merrick
Unite for Good
Winning the battle to maintain CUs’ tax exemption will allow CUs to continue help families in need.
March 1, 2014
The fight to maintain CUs’ tax exemption may be decided by Washington’s power brokers, but the decision ultimately will affect even the smallest among us.Read More
The recent biometrics buzz is around consumer-facing applications.
February 21, 2014
Biometrics delivers on two critical consumer expectations: convenience and security.Read More
Portfolio limits, consistent underwriting standards leads to healthy private student loan program.
February 13, 2014
Members are going someplace for student loans—why not your CU?Read More
Closeness and familiarity with members is par for the course at many small CUs.
January 31, 2014
Personal touch is one of the few advantages small CUs have over their larger brethren.Read More
Strategic planning, lending challenges were among the top issues facing Credit Union Magazine readers.
January 8, 2014
Strategic planning, lending challenges among top issues facing CUs.Read More
Projected worldwide population will be 7.1 billion.
December 30, 2013
India leads all nations in population growth in 2013, adding 15.6 million people.Read More
The number of bill payment users doubled from 2012 to 2013, survey shows.
December 25, 2013
One in four tablet owners uses the device to pay bills.Read More
Special Report: League Leaders Pass the Torch
‘I wish more CUs would explore strategic mergers.’
December 23, 2013
Retiring PCUA CEO urges colleagues to involve young people.Read More
Passage of reform bill could open floodgates for new CU members.
December 19, 2013
Reform has the potential to affect 11 million undocumented immigrants.Read More