Less household debt and the improving labor market bode well for CU lending.
May 17, 2013
Expect CU loan balances grow 5% to 6% in 2013.Read More
CU survey suggests future college graduates will face massive unintended debt.
May 13, 2013
Half of high school seniors don’t understand the cost and terms of student loans.Read More
Job loss, medical bills lead to a growing debt burden.
May 1, 2013
One-fourth of older households have taken on credit card debt to help other family members.Read More
What challenges inspire and motivate you to succeed at your CU?
April 22, 2013
‘Education brings about opportunity, and in turn inspiration.’Read More
Burden is greatest on the young and poor, report reveals.
April 8, 2013
Average outstanding student loan balance approaching $30,000.Read More
Nonverbal behavior can have much more impact than verbal messages.
March 17, 2013
What message can CU staff send with a simple handshake?Read More
National public debt now totals $11.6 trillion, compared to the $10.6 trillion in U.S. bank deposits.
February 3, 2013
Public debt has grown 23% since 2010 vs. 13% for deposits.Read More
Homeowners who receive financial counseling are far less likely to default.
January 21, 2013
Mortgage defaults are expected to remain elevated until 2016.Read More
CUNA Lending Council Conference
CUNA economist predicts tepid loan growth for foreseeable future.
November 8, 2012
Pent-up demand, recovering housing market bode well for auto loans and mortgages.Read More
Hat’s off to those who proactively address research challenges.
August 1, 2012
This week’s Research Roundup examines student loans, a possible mortgage crisis for older Americans, and more.Read More