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Spire Credit Union

By E.C. Harrison | July 27, 2020

After holding frank discussions with employees and communities about diversity, equity, and inclusion, these credit unions are forming DEI councils, launching targeted charities, and more.

By Erik Payne | April 15, 2015

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

By Marc Rapport | Oct. 20, 2014

Lessons from five credit unions on the benefits of grocery co-op partnerships.

By Drew Grossman | April 21, 2014

The community-conscious investment book Slow Money represents the local, holistic approach to finance that credit unions have lived since the birth of the modern credit union in 1852.

By Drew Grossman | Oct. 29, 2013

Seeman talks about income, tight margins, and how to remain competitive in a low interest rate environment.

By Drew Grossman | Oct. 18, 2013

Schrader oversees everything from loan volume production to compliance, loan-loss, delinquency, and collection. Here he shares the credit union's consumer lending goals and its strategy for reaching them.

By Aaron Pugh | Oct. 9, 2013

Minnesota’s SPIRE FCU ran a tight operation to survive the recession. And when the economy turned around, the credit union had a plan in place to take its financials, its members, and its community to new heights.

By Aaron Pugh | Oct. 9, 2013

SPIRE’s expansive strategic planning process ensures that the right people, processes, and technology never fall through the cracks.

By Aaron Pugh | Oct. 9, 2013

SPIRE FCU is diversifying its income streams and investing in core competencies to succeed in today’s competitive lending environment.

By Aaron Pugh | Oct. 9, 2013

SPIRE FCU got residents of the Twin Cities to fall in love with its brand. Here’s how you can do the same.

By Aaron Pugh | Sept. 9, 2013

With the right strategy, social channels are capable of generating tangible returns worthy of the extra investment.

By Aaron Pugh | Aug. 26, 2013

When it comes to high-impact marketing campaigns, this Minnesota credit union uses sports-related brands to maximize its dollar spend.

By Aaron Pugh | June 4, 2013

This credit union knows how to make the best of hard times and capitalize on good ones.

By PSCU | Oct. 15, 2012

Optimize traditional payment revenues now, while preparing to embrace new strategies and technology tomorrow.

By Bailey Reutzel | July 30, 2012

Attendance at Spire Credit Union’s annual meetings skyrocketed after it made some enticing changes.