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Navigate today’s economy safely

The CUNA Economics & Investments Conference provides a road map to success.
July 1, 2014
The CUNA Economics & Investments Conference provides insight from CUNA's top economists on how credit unions can best thrive in the current financial environment.
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What’s the Future of Interest Rates?

Expect a gradual return to interest-rate normalization.
June 20, 2014
The first Fed funds rate increase should take place in the middle of 2015.
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Our Employment Situation: What Is America Singing?

The employment picture is improving overall, but it remains fuzzy for young workers.
June 9, 2014
‘Job prospects for young high school and college graduates remain dim.’
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Economic Tailwinds Create Smoother Sailing

Good economic news nationally bodes well for CUs.
May 20, 2014
CUNA economist predicts gradually rising short- and long-term interest rates.
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Economists See Reasons for Optimism

Economists recently updated their 2014 economic forecasts—and the news is good for CUs.
March 1, 2014
Bill Hampel, CUNA’s chief economist, discusses what’s behind the positive forecast.
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Economy Dodges Bullet but Deficits Loom

CUNA's chief economist gives his take on the budget standoff and the prospects for deficit reduction.
December 12, 2013
The federal government shutdown and budget debacle this fall led to a near miss for the U.S. and world economies.
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Allow Me to Introduce Myself

As the economy improves, more workers are looking for new employment opportunities.
December 9, 2013
Talent retention remains employers’ top HR priority.
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CUs Can Expect Economic Tailwinds

The economy is gaining traction in several sectors, according to CUNA's senior economist.
December 5, 2013
With 2014 right around the corner, CU executives are wondering what’s in store for the economy.
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Schenk: Expect a ‘Slow and Unsteady’ Recovery

Lenders will feel added pressure to boost interest margins in 2014.
November 6, 2013
New-auto loans will be a sweet spot for CUs next year.
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Inflation Growth is a Mixed Bag

Rising consumer prices reduce discretionary income but grow short-term loan demand.
August 22, 2013
Will unseasonably high first-quarter loan growth be sustainable?
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