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ARTICLES BY Sharon Simpson

By Sharon Simpson | Aug. 30, 2021

Leaders from three credit unions share insights gleaned from launching and supporting employee resource groups.

By Sharon Simpson | June 21, 2021

Truliant FCU completed an end-to-end electronic mortgage closing in March 2020 and became the first credit union to transfer an eNote to the FHLB in Atlanta in 2021. Other credit unions can follow suit.

By Sharon Simpson | Oct. 19, 2020

Even the most basic principles of a credit union’s work are worth celebrating. This credit union tells its story while engaging its community.

By Sharon Simpson | Sept. 7, 2020

An Oklahoma credit union encourages business owners to wait to apply for forgiveness but has tools in place to assist members who want relief now.

By Sharon Simpson | Aug. 17, 2020

Five credit unions shares insights from their Paycheck Protection Program efforts.

By Sharon Simpson | Aug. 10, 2020

A Pacific Northwest credit union shares lessons it learned during its eight-year journey taking a holistic view of diversity, equity, and inclusion.

By Sharon Simpson | July 13, 2020

Four credit unions share insights from their text messaging initiatives.

By Sharon Simpson | May 4, 2020

A special team at BECU delves into digital to tackle user experience at the big cooperative.

By Sharon Simpson | April 16, 2020

Three anecdotes show how Abound Credit Union is turning purpose into action in the Bluegrass State.

By Sharon Simpson | March 23, 2020

Carolina Foothills FCU is working with the City of Spartanburg to coach startups and fill a critical funding gap. That’s important because small-business support is now more important than ever.