Data Cycle

2Q 2010

By Rebecca McClay | Sept. 5, 2011

Cooperatives can help consumers at a local level, such as helping them secure record-low refinance rates amid leadership changes.

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Star Power

By Thomas Cullen | June 13, 2011

Credit unions can stand out in a crowded marketplace by harnessing the power of different kinds of celebrities.

By Thomas Cullen | Dec. 20, 2010

Mortgages are an exciting component of the credit union loan portfolio. These four CUSOs enter the industry from different access points.

 

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By Rebecca Wessler | Dec. 13, 2010

Building an active community footprint is an initiative that flows from the top down.

By Aaron Pugh | Dec. 6, 2010

Boomers are intent on enjoying life and searching for a financial institution to help them accomplish their goals.

By Rebecca Wessler | Nov. 29, 2010

Community First Credit Union dedicates time and talent to causes that benefit the wider community.

By Jay Johnson | Nov. 29, 2010

Credit unions are increasing their technology budgets, especially for features that enhance member service, improve accessibility, or help the institution keep pace with regulatory compliance.

By Rebecca Wessler | Nov. 29, 2010

When ABC came to Neenah, WI, the entire community pitched in to “Move that Bus.”

By Rebecca Wessler | Nov. 22, 2010

Building an active community footprint is an initiative that flows from the top down.

By Rebecca Wessler | Nov. 15, 2010

The credit union dedicates time and talent to causes that benefit the wider community.

By Rebecca Wessler | Nov. 8, 2010

Community First fosters a professional environment that encourages civic-minded employees.

By Rebecca Wessler | Nov. 8, 2010

Community First fosters a professional environment that encourages civic-minded employees.

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Market Support

By Rebecca Wessler | Nov. 1, 2010

Wisconsin credit union members understand the true value, and responsibility, of cooperative financial services.

By Rebecca Wessler | Nov. 1, 2010

Wisconsin credit union members understand the value and the duty behind cooperative finances.

By Rebecca Wessler | Oct. 25, 2010

Budget simulations teach students how to be penny wise and pound prudent.

By Rebecca Wessler | Oct. 25, 2010

Budget simulations teach students how to be penny wise and pound prudent.

By Rebecca Wessler | Oct. 21, 2010

For Wisconsin-based Community First Credit Union, putting community first isn’t just a choice of name, it is a strategic differentiation.

By Rebecca Wessler | Oct. 18, 2010

CFCU sponsors brown bag events to educate legislators and advocate for the credit union movement.

By Rebecca Wessler | Oct. 18, 2010

Community First Credit Union sponsors brown bag events to educate legislators and advocate for the credit union movement.

By Rebecca Wessler | Oct. 11, 2010

Community First partners with its cities and the state to provide financial education to schools and the public.

By Rebecca Wessler | Oct. 11, 2010

Community First partners with cities and the state to provide financial education to schools and the public.

By Alix Patterson | Oct. 8, 2010

Mixed signals about the economy don’t diminish the positive work of credit unions.

By Alix Patterson | Oct. 8, 2010

Mixed signals about the economy don’t diminish the positive work of credit unions.

By Rebecca Wessler | Oct. 5, 2010

A superior member experience doesn’t start when a member walks through the door, it starts when an employee makes a commitment to WOW service.

By Rebecca Wessler | Oct. 4, 2010

In the third season of its popular webisode and CUSP series, Callahan & Associates examines what it means to be a community credit union.

By Rebecca Wessler | Oct. 4, 2010

Stealing loans is fair game when it comes to saving members money.

By Rebecca Wessler | Oct. 1, 2010

Five Community First members share how they were WOWed with the credit union's service.

By Brianne Aiken | Sept. 30, 2010

This video tutorial will have you producing professional looking video faster than you can say “Lights. Camera. Action!”

By Aaron Pugh | Sept. 29, 2010

A Tennessee credit union uses humor and star power to appeal to its mature demographic.

By Thomas Cullen | Sept. 28, 2010

The Connecticut-based CUSO uses technology and service to take relationships to the next level.

By Rebecca Wessler | Sept. 28, 2010

Community First uses member testimonials to tell the credit union story.

By Lydia Cole | Aug. 23, 2010

The state’s credit unions posted a pre-stabilization expense ROA of 0.15%, the first positive return since December 2007.

By Nick Connors | Aug. 9, 2010

Second quarter data highlights areas of loan opportunity within an otherwise flat-growth portfolio.

By Lydia Cole | Aug. 2, 2010

Initial industry figures for second quarter 2010 reflect improvements in the financial industry.

By Rebecca Wessler | June 15, 2010

Community First Credit Union keeps its focus on community members in and outside of the cooperative.