Credit Union Times Magazine July-05, 2006


In Other News


    Saugus Federal Credit Union, Saugus, Mass., recently donated $2,200 to the Credit Union of Massachusetts Kids at Heart program, a program coordinated through the Eastern Corporate Federal Credit Union. Over the past 10 years, SFCU and other participants in the Kids at Heart program have raised approximately $2 million for...

News Briefs


Tech Bytes


  • Thinking Outside.Period

    It typically starts at a board meeting. A director says, "Hey, I saw Credit Union XYZ's billboard on the freeway. Why aren't we doing that?" And your marketing department has its next assignment. But "me too" is not a good strategy for any marketing campaign. And as mom always said,...

Letters to the editor

Looking Back


  • We Have Met the Enemy and It Is Us

    The title character in the Pogo comic strip once uttered the now famous line, "We have met the enemy and it is us." He could have been talking about credit unions. There are many external threats to the industry (e.g., threat of taxation, diminishing margin spreads, excessive regulation) but the...

Publisher's Column


  • EAST

    Constitution Corporate Federal Credit Union, Wallingford, Conn., has elected Chris Fonseca, Gary Hultgren, and Warren Scholl to serve three-year terms on its board. During the reorganization meeting, the following individuals were elected to serve on the executive committee: George MacDonald, chairman; Chris Fonseca, vice chairman; Gary Hultgren, treasurer; Ed Hogan,...


    DHCU Community Credit Union, Moline, Ill., has promoted Charlie Kilburg to mortgage loan sales manager and Joe DePaoli to phone a loan (PAL)/financial service officer. The CU has also named Kelly Brozovich, indirect loan officer. Community Choice Credit Union, Livonia, Mich., has appointed Jim McQueen to member service manager of...

In Memoriam

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