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FEATURE Seattle Credit Unions Invest Together In Affordable Housing

Five cooperatives provide the final piece of public-private funding needed to launch a 277-unit project in suburban King County.

By Marc Rapport

November 22, 2021


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FEATURE Exit Interview: Karen Church, ELGA Credit Union

From high school to retirement, Flint credit union CEO Karen Church shares her passion for the movement and what lies ahead for her.

By Marc Rapport

November 22, 2021


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FEATURE These 4 Pillars Are Transforming Culture At 1 Colorado Credit Union

Canvas Credit Union wants to be known for its people, and a different way of approaching HR is helping it achieve that goal.

By Marc Rapport

November 22, 2021


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FEATURE What Matters To Members? Ask Them!

To connect with the community, 3Rivers FCU launched the “What Matters” brand campaign and used survey data to talk about financial services from the member's perspective.

By E.C. Harrison

November 15, 2021


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FEATURE What’s In A Name: Creative Writer

A revived role takes on traditional duties and new opportunities at United Federal Credit Union.

By Marc Rapport

November 15, 2021


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FEATURE How To Develop The Next Generation Of Leaders

A Tennessee credit union is boosting performance with a program geared to support up-and-coming leaders.​

By Sharon Simpson

November 15, 2021


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PARTNER PERSPECTIVE The Build Vs. Buy Decision For CECL Implementation

How credit unions can avoid "analysis paralysis" as January 2023 deadline draws near.

By Abrigo
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November 09, 2021


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FEATURE Home-Selling Seminars Benefit Members And Boost Business

A new offering at Interra Credit Union helps the cooperative stand out from competitors while educating members about the ins and outs of buying and selling a house.

By Sharon Simpson

November 08, 2021


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PARTNER PERSPECTIVE Exploring The Top Cybersecurity Concerns Among Consumers

CSI’s 2021 Consumer Cybersecurity Poll Executive Report delivers insight into consumers’ cybersecurity concerns, exploring how credit unions should empower members with cybersecurity education.

By Computer Services, Inc.
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November 08, 2021


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PARTNER PERSPECTIVE What To Consider When The Mortgage Market Shifts

What goes up must come down. It’s time for credit union and mortgage professionals to consider their next steps — before it’s too late.

By TruHome Solutions, LLC
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November 08, 2021


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FEATURE ELGA Fuels Growth For Areas In Need

The Michigan cooperative is going against the grain of other FIs by serving moderate to low-income members, opening new branches, and tapping CDFI funds to lend to people in need.

By E.C. Harrison

November 01, 2021


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FEATURE Artificial Intelligence Provides Real Service At Royal Credit Union

An avatar named Val, trained to interact like a live human, handles thousands of queries every month and improves the member experience at the Wisconsin cooperative.

By Marc Rapport

November 01, 2021


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FEATURE A Cooperative Spin On Local Marketing

A California credit union partners with local businesses and earns positive guilt by association.

By Marc Rapport

November 01, 2021


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FEATURE Serving The Underserved Since 2011

A small Delaware credit union offers insights from its first decade of service.

By Sharon Simpson

November 01, 2021


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FEATURE Fellows Step Into Local Leadership Roles

A three-year partnership between SECU Foundation and a North Carolina nonprofit places high-achieving college graduates into community government roles to curb the state’s brain drain.

By Erik Payne

October 25, 2021


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FEATURE High-Tech Meets High-Touch: How Avatars Help 5 Credit Unions Advance Member Service

Chatbots can learn, and these credit unions are infusing their technology with a touch of personality. ​

By Marc Rapport

October 25, 2021


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PARTNER PERSPECTIVE The Great Resignation: How Credit Unions Can Keep Their Staff Engaged

Managing their time with data-driven scheduling platforms empowers advisors to serve members and the cooperative to better retain staff.

By Coconut Software
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October 25, 2021


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FEATURE What’s In A Name: Vice President Of IT And eServices

To take on transformation, Signal Financial makes an old-school move and keeps digital services with IT under one manager.

By Marc Rapport

October 25, 2021


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PARTNER PERSPECTIVE Keeping Up With Members’ Consumer Lending Expectations Post-Pandemic

Credit unions need to embrace integrated lending processes to compete in a need-it-now and from anywhere world.

By Abrigo
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October 25, 2021


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FEATURE How To Use Culture And Perks To Achieve Hiring Happiness

Employees asked, and Horizon FCU made Black Friday a paid holiday. The Pennsylvania cooperative has made other decisions by following its mission, vision, and values, too.

By Marc Rapport

October 18, 2021


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PARTNER PERSPECTIVE Rhetoric Versus Reality: What's Happening In DC And What It Means For Student Lending

Debt forgiveness seems unlikely but opportunity for refinancing would grow after payment pause ends on Jan. 31, 2022.

By CU Student Choice
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October 18, 2021


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FEATURE Exit Interview: Doug Fecher, Wright-Patt Credit Union

Hire smart people and keep the movement in mind. Parting thoughts from Doug Fecher.

By Marc Rapport

October 18, 2021


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FEATURE BIN There, Done That: Air Force FCU Topples An Attack

A cyber-attack targeting Bank Identification Numbers can be difficult to stop and costly to manage. Air Force FCU shares its experience from its 2021 BIN attack.

By Erik Payne

October 11, 2021


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PARTNER PERSPECTIVE Evaluating a Credit Card Program’s Profitability: Fee vs. Interest Income

Getting the formula right is essential for a credit union’s credit card program’s profitability, and third-party expertise can help ensure that happens.

By Elan Financial Services
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October 11, 2021


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FEATURE Can Dora Help Credit Unions Find A Foothold For The Future?

USALLIANCE’s self-built neobank strategy is designed to serve the underserved and disintermediate encroaching fintechs.

By Erik Payne

October 11, 2021


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FEATURE What’s In A Name: Chief Branding Officer

Mike Patterson integrates HR, marketing, and mission at Pennsylvania’s Horizon Federal Credit Union.​

By Marc Rapport

October 11, 2021


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PARTNER PERSPECTIVE Are Credit Unions Really Making The Most Of Technology?

Don’t let outdated processes put how things have always been done ahead of what good technology can do much better.

By Baker Hill Corporation
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October 11, 2021


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FEATURE How Do You Measure A Year In Training?

Utah First requires front-line staff members to complete 104 hours of training every year. Third-party courses and the internally developed Mission University provide avenues for development.

By Erik Payne

October 04, 2021


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PARTNER PERSPECTIVE CECL Is Coming: Are You Prepared?

Here are some key points to consider about being qualitatively and quantitatively prepared for the new Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL) standards.

By CliftonLarsonAllen, LLP
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October 04, 2021


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FEATURE Interest Buy Downs Take Flight At Wings Financial

The Twin Cities cooperative is giving card users the option to reduce auto loan interest rates as a points redemption.

By Marc Rapport

September 27, 2021


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