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BCU

By Erik Payne | Oct. 23, 2017

BCU works to provide cash and information for its 37 employees and 30,000 members in Puerto Rico as the island faces down a crisis after Hurricane Maria.

By Callahan & Associates | Nov. 11, 2016

A monthly collection of Callahan content that, together, addresses a single topic from a variety of perspectives.

By Marc Rapport | May 23, 2016

Why a Chicago-area credit union ditches digital channels for much of its onboarding and a larger neighbor relies on remote channels to serve far-flung SEG sites.

By Marc Rapport | May 23, 2016

BCU uses spreadsheet ciphering to identify potential new employee group partners while KCT relies on shoe leather.

By Callahan & Associates | Feb. 1, 2016

A monthly collection of Callahan content that, together, addresses a single topic from a variety of perspectives.

By Marc Rapport | Dec. 28, 2015

Credit unions and CUSOs share how they tackle the burden of compliance, contract management, and more when it comes to working with third-party providers.

By Marc Rapport | Sept. 28, 2015

Credit unions have found these creative strategies help raise deposits and fund lending, among other objectives.

By Erik Payne | Aug. 31, 2015

In this Q&A, Cheryl Turner, contracts administrator at BCU, discusses how the credit union manages its vendor relationships — from how the credit union reviews vendors to best practices she’s gleaned during her time with BCU.

By Marc Rapport | June 29, 2015

An abundance of devices, each with their own respective compliance unknowns, has muddied the waters for many financial institutions. Here’s how to get clarity.

By Marc Rapport | June 29, 2015

Three tech-savvy institutions share how they miniaturized important portions of their business models to maximize the value of mobile.

By Erik Payne | June 12, 2015

From in-house video production to cloud-based target marketing, these four credit unions are using leading-edge tools to differentiate and compete.

By Erik Payne | Feb. 2, 2015

Adoption of BCU’s Signature credit card has increased nearly 50% year-over-year. Learn how and why the Illinois cooperative is moving more card relationships to this product.

By Callahan & Associates | Feb. 1, 2015

A monthly collection of Callahan content that, together, addresses a single topic from a variety of perspectives.

By Erik Payne | Jan. 12, 2015

BCU breaks down the strategy it used to increase shares 9.8%.

By Rebecca Wessler | Dec. 22, 2014

Which loan strategies resonated with CreditUnions.com readers this year? Find out in this top 10 countdown.

By Marc Rapport | Dec. 1, 2014

Two credit unions share the benefits and drawbacks of mix-and-match and single-vendor strategies.

By Aaron Pugh | Oct. 13, 2014

BCU shares lessons it learned from tapping a retail-merchandising expert to create more appealing locations.

By Drew Grossman | Aug. 4, 2014

Whether they substitute or augment your dealer relationships, car buying services can help support targeted strategies.

By Drew Grossman | Oct. 14, 2013

How three credit unions brought sales activity into — and in one case, out of — the call center.

By Taylor Murray | July 1, 2013

A Midwest credit union branch puts OBM principles to work in the field.

By Aaron Pugh | May 20, 2013

How one former branch manager brought out the untapped potential of his employees and gleaned valuable insights into what makes branch leadership effective.

By Mark Reed | April 15, 2013

Like banks and thrifts, credit unions are shuttering more branches while stepping up technology at their remaining locations.

By Aaron Pugh | Aug. 1, 2012

Don’t just store payment data to comply with regulations, use it to drive informed, successful growth in other areas.

By Rebecca Wessler | April 12, 2010

Innovative outreach methods welcome SEGs and generate excitement about the institution’s financial brand.

By Dane Coalson | Aug. 3, 2009

Baxter Credit Union sharpens focus on partnering with employer groups.

By Dane Coalson | Nov. 17, 2008

The opportunity for face-to-face interaction with SEG employees is becoming increasingly scarce. What methods can credit unions employ to gain the attention of key decision-makers and potential members at these organizations?

By Alix Patterson | Jan. 3, 2005

Focus. Excite. Network. Over deliver. In 2005, these four themes drove two SEG-based credit unions to succeed in a slow growth environment.