The end of January should be a little less taxing for Star One Credit Union from now on, thanks to some outsourced automation technology.
In a surprise move, John Dill, president/CEO of the Credit Union Association of Colorado since 2004, has resigned,
BECU went live on March 20 with person-to-person payments and since then has moved approximately $700,000 for about 5,000 newly enrolled users.
WASHINGTON -- For credit unions, the upcoming House-Senate conference committee on the financial regulatory overhaul is coming down largely to interchange fee regulation.
Natural person credit unions don't know how much they will have to pay to shore up the NCUSIF this year,
Despite support from the federal government, Hudson Valley FCU lost the battle in a New York State trial court over whether it or its members have to pay a mortgage-recording tax.
Kentucky credit unions hailed a May 20 ruling by the Kentucky Supreme Court that struck down a long-running banker challenge on community charter field of membership expansion.
In a new approach to political action in state races, the Michigan Credit Union League is endorsing Republican U.S. Rep. Pete Hoekstra in his bid for governor in the Aug. 3 state primary.
You never know where Innovations Federal Credit Union's flash mob will show up.
Two Topeka, Kan., credit unions that will merge this month have selected Quest as their new name, creating the state's fifth largest CU with $225 million in assets.
If TruMark Financial Credit Union's new edgy and humorous awareness campaign strikes a chord with southeastern Pennsylvania residents it could be because they scripted it.
The planned $4.6 billion merger of First Tech Credit Union of Oregon and Addison Avenue FCU of California, representing the largest CU consolidation in history,
Dade County FCU is awaiting approval from the NCUA on its request to take over Keys FCU, which the NCUA placed into conservatorship last September.
The $1.4 billion Summit Credit Union of Madison, Wis. said last week it has received member and regulatory approval to merge the $68 million State Central CU of Milwaukee effective June 30.
NCUA Deputy Executive Director Larry Fazio said the regulator already has "solid estimates" on the size of corporate loss exposures and other corporate stabilization expenses and is on target to recommend an assessment figure this summer.
The $10 billion Southwest Corporate FCU announced a new board member and three new supervisory committee members in a May 20 release.
Tower Federal Credit Union has made it easier for staffers to make time for exercise.
Latino Community Credit Union has been singled out by the Southern Growth Policies Board as the 2010 Innovator Award winner.
An intense 30-day competition among Northern Virginia schools helped students, educators and staff across five counties save a record-breaking $292,350 during Apple Federal Credit Union's "Feed the Pig" savings competition.
Credit union consulting firm Glatt Consulting LLC has unveiled a new app for iPhone and Droid smart phones.
Boston-based financial research and consulting firm Celent has teamed up with CUNA.
After having dropped off for a month, CUNA's Credit Union Legislative Action Council is again on the list of top of the top 20 donors to federal candidates, according to data compiled by the Center for Responsive Politics.
Reiterating his support to the Credit Union Association of New Mexico, U.S. Rep. Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), a co-sponsor of H.R. 3880 legislation to raise the member business lending cap, said the change makes fiscal sense for small businesses.
Based on a preliminary review, the SEC and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission said they found no evidence of "fat finger" errors, computer hacking, or terrorist activity involved in the May 6 market drop.
PSB Integrated Marketing President Mark DeBellis has hit the road in a wrapped van on long summer trek.
The recent attention on state budget cuts and their impact on financial oversight turned to Georgia last week as the state's top regulator and Georgia Credit Union Affiliates lamented the loss of examiners.
The $997 million Numerica Credit Union of Spokane, Wash.. was scheduled to complete by the end of May a merger of the long-ailing $12 million School Employees FCU of Richland.
Following five consecutive quarters of negative return on average assets and declines in loan and investment income, the NCUA on May 17 liquidated the Convent Federal Credit Union of New York City.
Premier Members Federal Credit Union of Boulder, Colo., said it will be the first to open a CU-operated branch in a Colorado Wal-Mart store.
The first iPhone app for mobile banking from a Lubbock financial institution will be among the highlights for members of Texas Tech Federal Credit Union when it launches a set of new services in August, the credit union said.
PSCU Financial Services said 65 credit unions already have signed up for its Regulation E overdraft opt-in service.
Credit unions in Missouri and Oregon are stepping up their support this summer for Homes for Our Troops, the Massachusetts charity building specially adapted homes for severely injured war veterans.
CU*Answers said 78 credit unions have begun using its mobile online banking solution since it was launched in mid-March.
The NCUA should spell out its procedures for finding potential assisted merger partners in a proposed rule and also be more forthcoming about the agency's role in ensuring a merger's success.
A line of credit from a credit union to a mortgage company is a member business loan because the company assigns liens to family dwellings to secure the line of credit, NCUA Associate General Counsel Sheila Albin wrote in a legal opinion.
The NCUA proposal to more restrictions on member business loans, investing in fixed assets,
Northwest Community Credit Union members can now use their favorite social networking sites to share such nuggets of information as financial advice and what's up with the credit union's bicycle-powered blenders.
Deploying anywhere, anytime electronic signature technology has helped Bellco Credit Union do more with the same.
Interchange. Credit unions love it and merchants hate it. However, merchants are being more than hypocritical in suggesting credit unions and other financial institutions cap debit card interchange fees.
In April 2010, NCUA board member Gigi Hyland released a white paper outlining the issues and opportunities inherent in nontraditional sources of capital.
At the end of "It's a Wonderful Life," we never really know if George Bailey retires from the Bailey Building and Loan in Bedford Falls or not-but I won't be retiring from North Side Community Federal Credit Union.
Financial Services Centers Cooperative said its new shared branching locator application for the Android smart phone has already been used more than 5,000 times in the first week of its availability
MAFCU Credit Union, Brookline, Mass., announced the naming of Martha Castillo as assistant branch manager. Castillo has more than five years of experience.
Genisys Credit Union, Oakland County, Mich., announced plans to partner with Palace Sports and Entertainment to sponsor the 20th annual Walk for Warmth.
This weekend I attended my cousin's college graduation from the same college I graduated from three years ago.
Meriwest Credit Union, San Jose, Calif., held a jeans day to raise money to support the victims of the Haiti earthquake. The credit union team raised $1,144 for Haiti relief.