Data Cycle

3Q 2013

By Aaron Pugh | Jan. 16, 2014

Why are we sick of change and how do we change it?

By Drew Grossman | Jan. 13, 2014

Whether it’s through conversion, in-house development, or a third-party extension, keeping core systems at peak capacity is a must for any institution.

By Drew Grossman | Jan. 13, 2014

Credit unions willing to think outside the box have a wealth of options to tailor and augment their core system.

 

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By Drew Grossman | Jan. 13, 2014

After a make-or-break core conversion in 2012, Orion FCU shares strategies and best practices to help other credit unions navigate the process.

By Catherine Siskos | Jan. 13, 2014

Credit unions can finally settle the tax exemption issue by rallying the base or striking a bargain.

By Andrew Bolton | Jan. 13, 2014

Life often hands credit unions new regulations and other lemons. Yet the cooperative system has an impressive track record of clearing these obstacles or turning them into stepping stones for new growth.

By Catherine Siskos | Jan. 13, 2014

These three far-sighted strategies can help remove roadblocks and provide a path to increased member business lending.

By Catherine Siskos | Jan. 13, 2014

One NCUA examiner-turned-CEO offers advice and insight for credit unions looking to tackle regulator concerns head on.

By Aaron Pugh | Jan. 13, 2014

In a market where local and community-oriented service is the base expectation for most businesses, Heritage Federal Credit Union has spent years mastering how to stand out from the crowd.

By Aaron Pugh | Jan. 13, 2014

Ongoing investments in processes, people, and technology ensure Heritage’s trip to the top is a one-way ticket.

By Aaron Pugh | Jan. 13, 2014

Heritage didn’t fully hit its stride until employees learned to step out from behind the teller line and executives broke free of the corner office.

By Aaron Pugh | Jan. 13, 2014

Heritage FCU demonstrates how a little creativity can go a long way in adapting traditional strategies to an evolving loan environment.

By Mark Reed | Jan. 6, 2014

A surge in car sales helped credit unions grow auto loans in 2013.

By Janet Lee | Dec. 19, 2013

Credit unions in the Cornhusker state best national average by 25 basis points.

By Mark Reed | Dec. 16, 2013

A peer group comparison of branch expansion and financial performance.

By Andrew Bolton | Dec. 13, 2013

The nation’s 6,753 credit unions posted strong financials in the third quarter, making loans at a record pace and briskly growing membership.

By Janet Lee | Dec. 10, 2013

Loan interest income increased by 1.7 percentage points while growth in loans and shares surpassed national averages.

By Aaron Pugh | Dec. 9, 2013

Johns Hopkins FCU encourages thousands of borrowers to steer clear of payday loans and make smarter choices this time of year.

By Mark Reed | Nov. 22, 2013

Credit union performance in the Gem State reflects the cooperatives’ popularity.

By Janet Lee | Nov. 20, 2013

Credit unions increased the net interest margin by 2 basis points in 3Q13, marking the first time in three years that net interest margin rose from the previous quarter.

By Callahan & Associates | Nov. 19, 2013

Callahan's quarterly Trendwatch presentation is now available in its entirety. Learn how credit unions performed in third quarter 2013 and find new opportunities in today's economic environment.

By Callahan & Associates | Nov. 19, 2013

Callahan's quarterly Trendwatch presentation is now available in its entirety. Learn how credit unions performed in third quarter 2013 and find new opportunities in today's economic environment.

By Mark Reed | Nov. 15, 2013

By Erik Payne | Nov. 14, 2013

Third quarter performance data highlights opportunities and success in the credit union industry.

By Janet Lee | Nov. 14, 2013

By Andrew Bolton | Nov. 13, 2013

By Andrew Bolton | Nov. 12, 2013

Credit union first mortgage originations beat 2012’s record pace through the first nine months of 2013.

By Alix Patterson | Nov. 12, 2013

By Mark Reed | Nov. 11, 2013

By Mark Reed | Nov. 7, 2013

As consumers regain confidence, auto and other consumer lending categories are surging.

By Aaron Pugh | Oct. 1, 2013

Take an in-depth look at Heritage Federal Credit Union's competitive processes.