Data Cycle

2Q 2011

By Aaron Pugh | April 15, 2013

Credit unions forfeit an average of $30,000 per year, per branch in undue labor costs, but next generation infrastructure can rein in expenses and streamline the member experience.

By Aaron Pugh | Dec. 19, 2011

United Federal Credit Union shares its vision for the future.

By Aaron Pugh | Dec. 13, 2011

How culture impacts collection success at United Federal Credit Union.

 

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By TransUnion | Dec. 12, 2011

Credit unions can cautiously plan for a drop in late payments on home loans and credit cards by mid-2012, but not before a slight uptick.

By Rebecca McClay | Dec. 12, 2011

As the government moves toward ensuring credit card agreements are clear to customers, credit unions can voluntarily do the same.

By Rebecca McClay | Dec. 5, 2011

Salal Credit Union takes its social media strategy to the next level by using location-based platforms to connect members with products.

By Brooke C. Stoddard | Dec. 5, 2011

Lake Trust Credit Union uses the Carver Policy Governance model in its strategic planning, which tasks the CEO with interpreting the Board’s goals and putting the staff to work on achieving them.

By Aaron Pugh | Dec. 5, 2011

Expertise gleaned from past expansions led to a regional leadership model at United.

By Lydia Cole | Nov. 28, 2011

A credit union undergoes a merger to improve both itself and its members’ standing.

By Aaron Pugh | Nov. 28, 2011

United Federal Credit Union has embraced instant issuance for today and is well prepared for the next round of card development.

By Aaron Pugh | Nov. 21, 2011

United Federal Credit Union offers multiple real estate products to seek out points of strength in the various communities it serves.

By Aaron Pugh | Nov. 14, 2011

United brings new opportunities to business owners across the nation, while maintaining its local advantage.

By Aaron Pugh | Nov. 8, 2011

United Federal Credit Union increased core capabilities to keep cutting edge online channels sharp.

By Aaron Pugh | Oct. 31, 2011

United Federal Credit Union eyes markets with potential as it expands into several states.

By Aaron Pugh | Oct. 17, 2011

United Federal Credit Union embraces the lesson of its history to plot a solid course for the future.

By Rebecca Wessler | Oct. 17, 2011

Cooperative solutions make home ownership an affordable American dream.

By Aaron Pugh | Oct. 17, 2011

United Federal Credit Union embraces the lesson of its history to plot a solid course for the future.

By Aaron Pugh | Oct. 10, 2011

Check out on-site interviews with United Federal Credit Union, a $1.3B powerhouse that serves markets in five states and membership across the nation. Learn about its strategies for growth and best practices to preserve local perspective in an expanding marketplace.

By Aaron Pugh | Oct. 3, 2011

United is committed to a standard of community involvement, whether it’s down the street or across state lines.

By Elizabeth Morash | Sept. 20, 2011

Respect members' privacy as you integrate Facebook's new subscriber feature into your social media strategy.

By Rebecca McClay | Sept. 19, 2011

Credit unions can help members tap home equity to provide better financial security.

By Mark Buschur | Sept. 19, 2011

Soft loan demand may be one economic indicator that’s not so whacky.

By Rebecca McClay | Sept. 12, 2011

Sending positive messages about your credit union to employees as well as members can boost your bottom line.

By Rebecca McClay | Sept. 12, 2011

California-based Altura Credit Union has stabilized in one of the most difficult economic regions in the United States thanks to some savvy cost-cutting.

By Callahan & Associates | Sept. 12, 2011

Increasing income and improving member experience are just two benefits of adding title services to a credit union’s offerings.

By Rebecca McClay | Sept. 5, 2011

Net interest margin continues to cover the daily cost of doing business while provisions for loan losses decline again.

By Aaron Pugh | Sept. 5, 2011

Employees are the heart of the cooperative, and United keeps its troops engaged by offering the right technology, training, and culture.

By Aaron Pugh | Sept. 5, 2011

A Michigan-based institution walks the line between local appeal and national opportunity.

By Callahan & Associates | Sept. 5, 2011

A year-over-year comparison of the credit union balance sheet and income statement.

By Callahan & Associates | Sept. 5, 2011

Consumer loan originations were up 10% in the first six months of 2011 compared to a year prior.

By Lydia Cole | Sept. 5, 2011

Assets and loan originations are up in 2Q 2011, and delinquency improves.

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.

By Rebecca McClay | Sept. 5, 2011

Net interest margin continues to cover the daily cost of doing business while provisions for loan losses decline again.

By Rebecca Wessler | Aug. 29, 2011

CU Community Credit Union doesn’t rely on what’s worked in the past to guarantee success in the future.

By Lydia Cole | Aug. 29, 2011

The credit unions' performance in second quarter of 2011 reflects local economies.

By Rebecca McClay | Aug. 22, 2011

SAC Federal Credit Union boosted its membership 20% by improving its marketing and employee training. No merger necessary.

By Andrew Bolton | Aug. 22, 2011

Credit unions across the country are using their knowledge of local markets to boost the community's economy.

By Lydia Cole | Aug. 15, 2011

Credit unions weather a turbulent economy in the first half of 2011 in many areas, Callahan & Associates' FirstLook data shows.

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By Thomas Cullen | Aug. 8, 2011

McGraw-Hill Federal Credit Union thrives because of its strong products and determination to save members money.

By Harrison Bruns | Aug. 8, 2011

Membership growth bolsters credit unions’ balance sheets in the second quarter, early data says.

By Lydia Cole | Aug. 8, 2011

Loan delinquencies declined in the second quarter, helped by all major product area improvements.

By Aaron Pugh | July 2, 2011

Credit unions with a local commitment and a national eye can learn a lot from United Federal's example of growth.

By Callahan & Associates | June 30, 2011

The answers.

By Alix Patterson | June 21, 2011

Jay Johnson outlines five key operational and strategic topics that credit unions across the country are debating in their Board rooms.

By Chip Filson | May 2, 2011

The information contained in the analysis is so misleading it casts doubt on NCUA’s ability to understand the issue and its impact on credit unions.

By | May 2, 2011

Credit union members live in a fast-paced, need-it-now world. They expect their financial institutions to be fast and responsive, too.

By Lydia Cole | April 25, 2011

Operating expense to income, efficiency, members per employee: Three metrics to evaluate your credit union and bridge the gap between macro trends and micro performance.

By Thomas Cullen | April 11, 2011

Staff education, communication, and specialization keeps members of one New Mexico credit union on the right loan track.

By Chip Filson | April 11, 2011

When will the CLF return $1.9 billion in capital stock funds that belongs to credit unions?

By | April 11, 2011

Staff education, communication, and specialization keeps members of one New Mexico credit union on the right loan track.