Articles by Lora Bray

That Daring Young Man on the Flying Trapeze

Both consumers and lenders must prepare for economic flips and turns, and have safety nets in place.
September 16, 2013
‘Risk comes from not knowing what you’re doing.’
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Finding Hidden Treasures

Both jobs and volunteer opportunities are valuable commodities.
September 13, 2013
‘Individual unemployment is the strongest predictor of default.’
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Times of Plenty

Gardeners and consumers alike must preserve and protect their returns.
September 9, 2013
How might your CU help members grow and keep their harvest?
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A Fair Analogy

Be the most learned of the fair, most fair of the learned
August 19, 2013
We all have the responsibility to know what our function is, and to do it well
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Where Does the Time Go?

Members need CUs’ help with retirement planning.
August 13, 2013
There’s a collective retirement gap among working households that ranges from $6.8 to $14 trillion depending on the financial measure.
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School Days

How can CUs help young adults with their first major financial decision?
August 12, 2013
Rising student loan debt hinders consumers’ ability to take out mortgages.
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Cause for a Rebel

How might challenging the status quo help you respectfully serve those around you?
July 29, 2013
Sometimes it is appropriate to rebel against tried and true practices.
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'Where Did We Park?'

Don’t overlook those mundane yet important details when launching into a new venture.
July 22, 2013
Unbridled enthusiasm can preempt us from laying a firm foundation for successful project implementation.
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Cut Through the Fog

Can your CU be a beacon of hope for consumers blanketed with student loan debt?
July 15, 2013
Be a lighthouse to help members navigate to successful financial outcomes.
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Dress for Success

Be ‘loud and proud’ about the products and services you offer and the image you present.
July 10, 2013
Be ‘loud and proud’ about the products and services you offer and the image you present.
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