Cooperative Strategy

Values

By Marc Rapport | Nov. 25, 2019

Before they were hashtags, the concepts of #payitforward and #GivingTuesday were entrenched in the ethos of the industry.

By E.C. Harrison | Nov. 18, 2019

The CEO of the Self-Help credit unions uses secondary capital to fight predatory lending and protect financially vulnerable consumers.

By E.C. Harrison | Nov. 18, 2019

Interest in secondary capital is growing, and new strategies, larger loans, and precedent-setting decisions by the NCUA could dramatically change the way credit unions deploy it.

 

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By Marc Rapport | Nov. 4, 2019

A South Carolina credit union expands its relationship with Habitat for Humanity and plants a stake in community service.

By Marc Rapport | Oct. 21, 2019

1st Financial combines the right products with direct engagement to help underbanked residents build credit and financial security.

By Erik Payne | Oct. 21, 2019

A Global Sustainability Program at United Nations Federal Credit Union comprises eight goals and programs to complete over a five-year period.

By Erik Payne | Oct. 15, 2019

There’s a growing trend in Credit Union Land that’s encouraging employees to spend Columbus Day on the road, volunteering and giving back to their communities.

By Sharon Simpson | Oct. 14, 2019

A history with nonprofits and actively listening to community partners helps Heather McKissick lead her to team to excel in three high-impact areas at University FCU.

By Katy Slater | Oct. 14, 2019

Many credit unions talk about mission, vision, and values. But even a guiding light requires people to look up and follow it some time.

By Alix Patterson | Sept. 18, 2019

The mobile-only bank’s marketing gambit provides lessons in how to make lemonade out of lemons.