If credit unions have not been working closely with their credit card processors, they almost certainly will start now.
It looks as if the current turbulent chapter of the American auto industry reached a climax last week with the bankruptcy filings of both Chrysler and General Motors.
CUNA Mutual Group is eliminating the jobs of 52 people, cutting expenses and switching to a cash-balance pension to save money, the company announced last week.
With many small businesses hurting, the Small Business Administration said it is bracing for a tidal wave of requests for its new deferred-payment, no-fee loan program, which made its debut on June 15.
Lobbyists for credit unions are back on the defensive over interchange fees as a result of measures recently reintroduced in Congress.
According to the NCUA's June 5 corporate update, Western Corporate Federal Credit Union will close branch processing facilities
In the six years Black Hills Federal Credit Union has been authorized to do SBA lending, the financial institution said it is proud of its track record.
Gesa Credit Union has come a long way since its founding in 1953 when General Electric employees formed the cooperative after local lenders weren't willing to make consumer loans.
Student lending CUSO Credit Union Student Choice will now be pairing its private loan product with financial education services.
The credit union movement has faced a number of economic and regulatory challenges in recent months.
The Filene Research Institute turns 20 this year and is celebrating its service to the credit union industry through research and scholarly studies.
1989 - Filene incorporates with support from charter members
Lobbyists with the Wisconsin Credit Union League expect to support a rate cap of 36%
OAS Staff Federal Credit Union has become the first credit union nationally to build functional prosthetic hands for land mine victims.
CUNA is certain its grassroots effort this spring, including 20,000 e-mails and phone calls to the NCUA and lawmakers, helped turn the tide to get the corporate stabilization law signed by President Obama.
The recession continues to wreak havoc on a handful of Latino credit unions, including at least two community development CUs.
The credit union glass is half full.
Congress shouldn't rush to restructure the way financial services are regulated and consider all options, including ending the NCUA's status as an independent agency, Rep. Paul Kanjorski (D-Pa.) said at the NCUA symposium last week.
The NCUA Board could soon have another dose of Yankee ingenuity.
Credit unions have traditionally had lower credit card delinquency rates than the card industry overall.
Financial institutions and companies now have an online resource to share information and research best practices when it comes to preventing fraud and security breaches.
Most credit unions view so-called decoupled debit cards as the evil body snatchers of the financial world.
Here's a question for credit union ATM and EFT executives: Are you certain every one of your ATMs carries the required fee-disclosure notice?
When it comes to saving, NMTW Community Credit Union is hoping members say "super-size me."
The Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals has recognized Arizona State Credit Union's marketing efforts with four Hermes creative awards.
Symitar will depend on the Virtual Events 365 platfom from Computer Generated Solutions Inc. for the framework for its Aug. 26-27 Educational Conference & Technology Expo.
Open Solutions Inc. and uMonitor said more than 20 financial institutions are now using their integrated services
Harland Financial Solutions said it has signed one new user for its UltraData Enterprise core processing solution and re-signed a major client.
Sitting through NCUA Board Member Gigi Hyland's 75th anniversary celebration of the Federal Credit Union Act, two things struck me:
An arbitration panel ruled that CASE Credit Union is entitled to $1 million from Prudential Equity Group LLC for alleged losses it suffered as a result of investing in collaterized mortgage obligations.
While younger people tend to be more indifferent and not ready to change their saving patterns, some older Americans are more at ease with their retirement plans.
Two Washington-area credit unions, FDIC FCU and National Science Foundation FCU, have merged to form the $105 million Partnership FCU.
With so many credit union travel budgets being sliced, the Marketing Association of Credit Unions found the ideal location to honor high achievers: cyberspace.
According to Irving Picard, the trustee overseeing the liquidation of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC,
I am deeply disappointed in Dan Mica and CUNA for not representing the majority of credit unions on two issues.
I chose Fort Campbell Federal Credit Union, Clarksville, Tenn., as my financial institution of choice because of its low interest rates, higher than average dividends and excellent service. It never dawned on me to receive other than that.
The Golden 1 Credit Union's data center experienced a complete loss of power last February. This resulted in a hard crash of the mainframe system as well as all networks and other in-house systems.
Alabama Telco Credit Union, Birmingham, Ala., announced the hiring of Scott Lazore as branch manager
Ent Federal Credit Union, Colorado Springs, Colo., concluded another "Care and Share" campaign.