Data Cycle

4Q 2010

By Rebecca Wessler | June 13, 2012

Effective communication can affect member behavior.

By Chip Filson | Jan. 5, 2012

A new audit shows the NCUA Corporate Resolution Plan cost credit unions almost $1.5 billion more than previously reported.

By Rebecca Wessler | June 27, 2011

At the end of the day, it all comes back to the community at Guthrie Federal Credit Union.


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By Thomas Cullen | June 20, 2011

Whether casting a wide net or focusing on specialization, CUSOs use a variety of tactics to meet their staffing needs.

By Frank Berrish | June 20, 2011

Loan specials and lending value are two positives that must continue into 2011.

By Rebecca Wessler | May 30, 2011

Youth outreach and community involvement generates excitement about credit union membership.

Upward Trend

By Thomas Cullen | May 23, 2011

To better understand where credit unions are headed, it is informative to know where they’ve been.

Upward Trend

By | May 23, 2011

To better understand where credit unions are headed, it is informative to know where they’ve been.

By Rebecca Wessler | May 16, 2011

Communication is key when it comes to identifying best practices and learning from your credit union peers.

By Callahan & Associates | May 5, 2011

10 credit union leaders in revenue per employee.

Less is More

By Callahan & Associates | May 5, 2011

Institutional efficiency helped carry credit unions from recession through recovery.

By Rebecca Wessler | May 2, 2011

Guthrie leaves nothing to chance; its plans for the future include details on what it wants to do and how it wants to do it.

By Callahan & Associates | April 25, 2011

10 credit union leaders in credit card penetration.

By Rebecca Wessler | April 18, 2011

Guthrie offers first-time homebuyers face-to-face assurance and advice during the application process.

By | April 14, 2011

One Virginia credit union shows how it incorporates email into the collections process.

By Andrew Bolton | April 11, 2011

Delinquency and net charge-off rates are falling amid a recovering economy.

By Rebecca Wessler | April 11, 2011

Guthrie FCU's competition in the bi-state area includes large and regional banks as well as other credit unions.

By Callahan & Associates | April 7, 2011

The top 10 credit union leaders in non-interest income as a percent of total income.

By Callahan & Associates | April 7, 2011

A comparison of credit unions that do and do not offer courtesy pay.

By Andrew Bolton | April 7, 2011

Non-interest income grew in 2010.

By Thomas Cullen | April 4, 2011

Collections is a tough business, but the right attitude means the right results.

By Aaron Pugh | March 28, 2011

Achieving success on and off the balance sheet is possible but requires strategic positioning.

By Andrew Bolton | March 28, 2011

Increased competition and low interest rates nudge market share closer to normal levels.

By Thomas Cullen | March 22, 2011

A data release, a merger, and new housing numbers are all the buzz for the week of March 21.

By Aaron Pugh | March 21, 2011

Achieving success on and off the balance sheet is possible but requires strategic positioning.

By Aaron Pugh | March 17, 2011

Purdue Federal procures longer lasting financial relationships with its affinity card product.

Home Sweet Loan

By Callahan & Associates | March 17, 2011

First mortgage activity bolstered the balance sheet as modifications kept recession-weathered members in their homes.

By Thomas Cullen | March 14, 2011

Be the go-to lender for community retailers and maximize the value (and return) of being a local credit provider.

By Alix Patterson | March 9, 2011

Credit unions broke records in 2010 (and other news you might not be reading elsewhere).

By Alix Patterson | March 9, 2011

Credit unions broke records in 2010 and other news you may not be reading elsewhere.

By Thomas Cullen | March 7, 2011

Credit cards foster loyalty and build a strong loan portfolio. Here are the 4Q10 leaders in credit card penetration.

By Alix Patterson | March 7, 2011

With spring comes a rosier reality than many economic analysts forecasted.

By Lydia Cole | March 7, 2011

Credit unions originated the highest fourth quarter loan volume — $69 billion — in their history.

By Rebecca Wessler | Feb. 28, 2011

Near-record ROA. Loan growth. Addition of services. What the industry can learn from a Midwestern credit union.

By Jay Johnson | Feb. 21, 2011

Five trends highlight how the industry is positioned to meet consumer demand in 2011.

By Lydia Cole | Feb. 21, 2011

Credit unions across the United States posted improvements in asset quality.

By Lydia Cole | Feb. 17, 2011

FirstLook data provides a springboard to examine industry performance during 2010.

By Andrew Bolton | Feb. 17, 2011

How well did credit unions manage expenses in 4Q 2010?

By Thomas Cullen | Feb. 14, 2011

Solid pricing and a time-tested strategy helped Star One Credit Union generate loan growth in 2010.

By Lydia Cole | Feb. 14, 2011

Originations, sales, and growth, oh my!

By Aaron Pugh | Feb. 7, 2011

A lesson in (controlled) aggression positions one $42 million credit union for a substantial year of growth in 2011.

By Jay Johnson | Feb. 7, 2011

Year-end data reveals how much, or how little, credit unions are participating in the NCUA Guaranteed Notes program.

By Lydia Cole | Feb. 7, 2011

Credit unions finished 2010 focused on three areas: asset quality, loan volume, and earnings.

By Thomas Cullen | Jan. 24, 2011

Debit interchange regulation is moving the market away from free checking, which gives credit unions a new way to enhance member relationships.

By Rebecca Wessler | Jan. 19, 2011

Pay attention to this Pennsylvania credit union that quadrupled its asset base in a decade.

By Thomas Cullen | Dec. 27, 2010

From enhanced expertise to reduced overhead and stress, the benefits of joining a CUSO are evident.

By Rebecca Wessler | Dec. 20, 2010

From exceptional member service to celebratory annual meetings, these videos capture what is means to be a financial cooperative in 2010.

By Rebecca Wessler | May 24, 2010

For Season 5, Anatomy of a Big Thinker, Callahan & Associates spent time in upstate Pennsylvania with Guthrie Federal Credit Union.