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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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One of Five Households Has Student Loan Debt

Burden is greatest on the young and poor, report reveals.
April 8, 2013
Average outstanding student loan balance approaching $30,000.
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Meet the Needs of Evolving Member Households

CUs should gear their strategies and products toward population and cultural shifts.
March 21, 2013
Statistics outlined in a new U.S. Census report have far-reaching implications for CU membership growth and marketing strategies.
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Americans Becoming ‘Payment Omnivores’

Three of four consumers use at least two bill payment methods each month.
January 28, 2013
Key drivers for mobile bill payments include time savings, anytime access, and convenience.
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Census: U.S. Households Older, More Diverse

The prevalence of married households has declined from 71% in 1970 to 49% in 2012.
January 3, 2013
The share of U.S. households headed by a white non-Hispanic adult fell to 69% in 2012, down from 75% in 2000.
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Demographic Shifts Provide Challenges, Opportunities

In addition to ethnic changes, the U.S. is also experiencing dramatic social change.
September 18, 2012
While the U.S. established its reputation as a melting pot centuries ago, we're more diverse today than ever before.
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Service Without Reservation

A recent trip to the luxurious Broadmoor Hotel offers value lessons in outstanding service.
July 2, 2012
How might your CU create superior member service interactions that ensure loyalty and promote member growth?
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Six Principles of Hispanic Community Engagement

The Hispanic population will grow for generations—and CUs need to plan accordingly.
June 17, 2012
The Hispanic population has grown from 14.6 million in 1980 to 50.4 million in 2010.
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Consumers Continue to Feel Sting of Recession

CUNA, Consumer Federation of America release annual survey of consumers’ holiday spending plans.
November 25, 2011
Only 19% of consumers report improved finances, while nearly 40% report declining financial conditions compared to last year.
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Won’t You Be My Neighbor?

Keeping up with the Joneses is less of an issue these days.
November 20, 2011
Financial trends reveal neighborhood changes with increased income disparity and new family lifestyle choices.
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