Consumer Sentiments & Employee Insights

Real comments from online review sites to inform strategies, policies, and practices.
By Erik Payne

On Leadership

Judy Soules On Leadership

The CFO for One Credit Union in Vermont talks early lessons, inspiration, and hopes for the future.
By Sharon Simpson


Turns Out, All Real Estate Might Not Be Local

With housing trends skewing national in scope, concerns arise that a bubble could blow up.
By Dwight Johnston

State In The Spotlight: Hawaii

Hawaiian credit unions are performing well in mortgage, auto loans, and regular savings products; however, financial cooperatives in the Aloha State have an opportunity to increase members relationships further via loans and long-term saving products.
By Liz Furman

Industry Performance

Credit Unions Are Stronger Than Ever

Eliminating barriers and connecting with members distinguishes credit unions from other financial institutions and makes the movement stronger than it’s ever been.
By Jay Johnson


By The Numbers

Twenty-eight graphs, charts, and maps that evaluate credit union performance in the second quarter of 2017.
By Callahan Industry Analysts


The Consolidated Credit Union Financial Statement

By Ian Melhorn

Peer Group Comparisons

Summary Financial Profiles

Credit unions in different asset-based peer groups can compare their business models against institutions of similar sizes using the Balance Sheet and Summary Income Statement contained in these profiles, which display data for the average credit union in each peer group. These profiles are available anytime to Callahan subscribers via the Search & Analyze data engine at
By Ian Melhorn

Peer Group Comparisons

Performance Scorecard

The Performance Scorecard compares credit union performance in major metrics across eight asset-based peer groups. Callahan subscribers can build their own Performance Scorecard using asset size, state, individual credit union, and national data sets. Visit the Search & Analyze data engine at to get started.
By Ian Melhorn

Strategy Lab

Caution: Disruption Ahead

It's no longer IF, but WHEN. Autonomous cars are coming. Are credit unions ready to respond?
By Alix Patterson

The Last Word

Back To School, Back To School: Prove To Mom You're Not A Fool

Find the 10 school employees credit unions hidden in this crossword puzzle.
By Erik Payne