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‘Project Money’ Participants Stage $44,000 Turnaround

CU program puts members on solid financial footing.
April 1, 2014
CU program puts members on solid financial footing.
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Courting the Millennials

The buying power of this demographic is about $200 billion annually.
February 17, 2014
Create an emotional connection with this group.
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Twisted Vines

Look at lifestyle trends of the aging to help members be financially fit for retirement.
October 18, 2013
Doing nothing is a choice, but one that often leads to disappointing results.
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Student Loan Debt May Slow Home Buying

The percentage of young adults who own a house has declined dramatically.
September 9, 2013
Consumers with student loan debt tend to have lower credit scores than those without.
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Get Ready for CFPB’s Ability-To-Repay Rule

The rule will have a significant impact on CUs’ mortgage programs.
September 8, 2013
This final rule expands the ATR requirements to include most closed-end mortgages—with a few exceptions.
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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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'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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Report: Older Americans Running Up Credit Card Debt

Job loss, medical bills lead to a growing debt burden.
June 10, 2013
One-fourth of older households have taken on credit card debt to help other family members.
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The Return of the Borrower

Less household debt and the improving labor market bode well for CU lending.
June 7, 2013
Expect CU loan balances grow 5% to 6% in 2013—and even faster in 2014.
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