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By Sharon Simpson | Aug. 17, 2020

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

By Aman Johal | Aug. 10, 2020

Which credit unions led the nation in the number of Paycheck Protection Program loans funded?

By Duncan Bartley | July 8, 2020

PPP data from the Treasury Department indicates credit unions played a larger role in lending to smaller companies, underscoring the movement’s commitment to Main Street business borrowers.

 

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By Erik Payne | Dec. 30, 2019

To better differentiate itself from its original sponsor, Weber State FCU undertook a three-year journey to embrace a new name, a new logo, and an elevated future.

By Marc Rapport | Nov. 25, 2019

Before they were hashtags, the concepts of #payitforward and #GivingTuesday were entrenched in the ethos of the industry.

By Aman Johal | Sept. 20, 2019

Utah credit unions reported robust annual deposit and loan growth.

By E.C. Harrison | June 17, 2019

Four credit unions with deep experience in SBA lending weigh in on building an effective program that frees up capital and minimizes risk.

By Maya Neuman | Oct. 8, 2018

An interactive graphic by Callahan & Associates highlights ROM leaders by state. Who's tops in your state?

By Liz Furman | May 1, 2017

Use this strategy from Granite to take your MMAs from sedimentary to igneous.

By Greg Gonsalves | March 3, 2017

How America First, Mountain America, and Security Service divide and conquer the Utah auto market.

By Sharon Simpson | Jan. 2, 2017

Five lessons in setting short- and long-term goals.

By Michelle Parker | Oct. 3, 2016

Which 10 credit unions top the list for largest branching network?

By Michelle Parker | July 4, 2016

Utah credit unions set new records in loan originations, members, shares, loans, and much more in the first quarter of 2016. More members than ever are choosing Utah credit unions as their financial institution of choice, which is driving up penetration metrics and average member relationships across the state.

By Marc Rapport | April 4, 2016

Home equity lines of credit are drawing renewed interest among banks and credit unions as housing prices rebound amidst consumer confidence.

By Michelle Parker | March 21, 2016

These credit unions are moving the needle on SBA lending, ensuring small businesses get the financing they need to flourish.

By Marc Rapport | Feb. 22, 2016

Mountain America Credit Union is a veteran user of cash management analytics, but it’s still learning how to optimize its understanding of and confidence in the system.

By Stephanie Clark | Feb. 8, 2016

Adding 3.1 million members over 12 months, credit unions report the highest ever membership. Here are some of the leaders in overall membership.

By Callahan & Associates | Nov. 12, 2015

In this webinar, Callahan & Associates and Nathan Anderson discuss best practices and tips from MACU about how to assess members' needs, advise them of their options, and assist them with their choice.

By Aaron Pugh | Aug. 24, 2015

How Mountain America helps members break free from long-term, costly debt.

By Marc Rapport | June 29, 2015

America First had a captive audience for its new all-in-one mobile lending app, even before telling anyone it was there.

By Aaron Pugh | April 6, 2015

Credit unions are alleviating pain points throughout the home-buying process.

By E.C. Harrison | March 30, 2015

There’s definitely a cool factor involved in new technology; however, the fundamental goal is protecting members’ assets, identities, and data.

By Callahan & Associates | Jan. 1, 2015

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

By Mark Wild | Oct. 29, 2014

Mark Wild, SVP of Lending at Security Service Federal Credit Union talks about the dealer relationships that make its strong indirect program possible.

By Erik Payne | Oct. 9, 2014

How Mountain America uses a personality assessment to improve management-employee relationships.

By Catherine Siskos | Aug. 4, 2014

Payment holidays are popular for auto loans, but credit unions don’t want borrowers to get hooked on the privilege.

By Drew Grossman | Jan. 13, 2014

Whether it’s through conversion, in-house development, or a third-party extension, keeping core systems at peak capacity is a must for any institution.

By Drew Grossman | Jan. 13, 2014

Credit unions willing to think outside the box have a wealth of options to tailor and augment their core system.

By Drew Grossman | Nov. 4, 2013

America First Credit Union uses its website and newsletter to teach members about fraud and scams.

By Aaron Pugh | April 22, 2013

Members who more readily accept new self-service options are a market segment worth cultivating.

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By Callahan & Associates | April 1, 2013

2013 Beige Book Responses

By Glen Olpin | Jan. 30, 2013

By Andrew Bolton | Dec. 13, 2012

By Rebecca McClay | Aug. 29, 2011

A Utah credit union finds a way to turn "for sale" properties into "sold" properties while passing off tedious management duties.

By Rebecca Wessler | April 4, 2011

SSFCU sponsors a day in the stands and on the field with the Colorado Sky Sox.

By Rebecca Wessler | March 28, 2011

Security Service and its employees surpass big goals in support of charitable causes.

By Rebecca Wessler | March 21, 2011

In-house gym facilities and partnerships bolster Security Service’s health initiative.

By Rebecca Wessler | March 14, 2011

Automated services and processes increase employee security and member service.

By Rebecca Wessler | March 7, 2011

Electronic manuals allow a credit union to automatically update standards and policies across all branches.

By Rebecca Wessler | Feb. 28, 2011

Strengthen your brand through SEG-specific products and PR.

By Rebecca Wessler | Feb. 21, 2011

Employee volunteerism contributes to the community and enhances the credit union’s reputation.

By Rebecca Wessler | Feb. 14, 2011

VP for asset recovery, Nancy O'Malley, talks about repossesing collateral and keeping spirits up.

By Rebecca Wessler | Feb. 9, 2011

At Security Service, asset recovery employees are problem solvers, not order takers.

By Rebecca Wessler | Jan. 24, 2011

Security Service COO, Jim Laffoon, offers three tips to evaluate the impact of entering a new market.

By Rebecca Wessler | Jan. 17, 2011

The Anatomy of a Dual Market webisode series begins with a look at Security Service's move from Texas to Colorado.

By Rebecca Wessler | Dec. 15, 2010

Security Service Federal Credit Union is very good at entering and managing multiple markets. Learn more in this multi-feature series.

By Callahan & Associates | Jan. 1, 2010

Help the elderly access the equity in their homes to stay independent.

By Lydia Cole | Oct. 1, 2008

America First Federal Credit Union added six new branches in 2007 to their existing 70.

By Callahan & Associates | July 1, 2008

A conversation with Rich Syme, senior vice president of automated services and product management at America First Credit Union, highlights the various considerations for credit unions when considering mobile banking technologies.