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United Federal Credit Union

By Marc Rapport | Sept. 14, 2020

How United and Blue federal credit unions completed construction on their new headquarters with little or no delay.

By Erik Payne | Aug. 24, 2020

The Michigan cooperative reworked its production calendar to address pressing member and organizational needs.

By Marc Rapport | June 29, 2020

Rate locks and staffing boosts are two ways credit unions are pushing through mortgage applications in today’s ultra-low rate environment.

By Marc Rapport | Oct. 21, 2019

Three cooperatives share how they transitioned bank customers after the credit unions became part of the community bank-buying trend.

By Marc Rapport | Oct. 7, 2019

Credit unions making the move to Microsoft’s newest operating system share how they’re doing it and what they’re gaining.

By Callahan & Associates | Jan. 1, 2016

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

By Erik Payne | April 15, 2015

Callahan & Associates celebrates five years of adventure with the Anatomy Of A Credit Union series.

By Marc Rapport | March 2, 2015

Emerging technology is addressing back-end automation and front-end security within the credit union walls.

By Aaron Pugh | Sept. 17, 2012

Sharing resources and leadership among separate credit unions and brand-aware merger partners creates scale without isolating a localized membership base.

By Brooke C. Stoddard | Aug. 25, 2012

The credit union charter saved an ailing Indiana bank, retained local ownership, and assuaged community concerns regarding employment and sustainability.

By Aaron Pugh | Jan. 2, 2012

Decisions related to a core conversion impact every aspect of the institution. What do you need to be aware of when meshing core systems?

By Aaron Pugh | Oct. 17, 2011

United Federal Credit Union embraces the lesson of its history to plot a solid course for the future.

By Aaron Pugh | Oct. 10, 2011

The advantages of mergers and acquisitions extend beyond balance sheet growth, and United is diligent about identifying opportunities that offer the best fit.

By Aaron Pugh | Sept. 5, 2011

Employees are the heart of the cooperative, and United keeps its troops engaged by offering the right technology, training, and culture.

By Aaron Pugh | Sept. 5, 2011

Products and services drive organic growth and deeper relationships at United FCU.

By Aaron Pugh | Sept. 5, 2011

A Michigan-based institution walks the line between local appeal and national opportunity.

By Aaron Pugh | July 2, 2011

Credit unions with a local commitment and a national eye can learn a lot from United Federal's example of growth.

By Callahan & Associates | July 1, 2009

United FCU ($901M, St. Joseph, MI) is successfully reaching out to thousands of members and potential members by working with a local talk show radio host.

By Dane Coalson | July 7, 2008

United Federal CU helps members and non-members set their budgets and stick to them.

By Callahan & Associates | July 1, 2008

Credit unions exist to serve members, and the Return of the Member (ROM) scoring system is designed to measure how well credit unions live up to this task.