Credit unions underestimate the likelihood they will - or have already - been infiltrated by politically-motivated hackers.
While financial trends are positive overall for credit unions, small shops aren't very optimistic.
What can credit unions learn about profits from the funeral industry?
Traditional demographic data no longer provides enough insights about today's members. Psychographics might work better.
Read about NCUA examiner turnover, key Senate mid-term races and more in this Focus Report.
The NCUA encourages credit union executives to build relationships with their examiners. Does turnover make that difficult?
Read how the midterms could affect credit union legislation and regulation.
Millions of older Americans fall prey to elder fraud and financial exploitation.
The leadership of a credit union facing pressure from state or federal regulators may have good reason to be concerned.
Are excessive regulations slowing credit unions to the point of immobilization?
Like it or not, it's become clear that the internet has forever transformed the traditional economic basics.
Data breaches and reduced interchange income renew interest in cash.
Kim Sponem, president/CEO of Summit Credit Union, has never been one to shy away from tough conversations.
Lucy Ito, executive vice president and chief operations officer for the California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues, has been named the new president/CEO of NASCUS, the organization said Sept. 3.
This year marked the 18th year that the $993 million Black Hills Federal Credit Union in Rapid City, S.D., has collected school supplies for children. For this school year, the credit union said it received more than 77,000 supplies for its School Supply Drive thanks to donations from community partners,...
On the day they sign loan papers, very few borrowers look forward to future conversations with a debt collector, yet, many end up having that exchange.
San Mateo Credit Union CEO Barry Jolette has announced his retirement. No timeline has been established for the transition to new leadership, SMCU said in an Aug. 29 release.
CU Times has launched a new digital Marketplace Directory that provides a searchable, online source of products and services available to the credit union industry.
After 25j years as president/CEO of Veridian Credit Union in Waterloo, Iowa, Jean Trainor will step down in 2015. According to a Thursday statement, she will leave the post to help her son fulfill a career dream of giving a voice to others who, like him, are unable to speak.
A new study from J.D. Power found that consumers’ satisfaction with their credit cards has risen to a four year high. However, even with that high degree of satisfaction, 10% of cardholders still switched their primary credit card in 2014.
NCUA Board Member J. Mark McWatters named Sarah Vega as his senior policy advisor, the NCUA announced Sept. 3.
Brian Turner has left his job as chief strategist at Catalyst Strategic Solutions in Plano, Texas, to form Meridian Alliance LLC, an independent firm designed to provide strategic assessment and counsel to credit unions.
Credit unions with share deposits primarily insured by the Dublin, Ohio-based American Share Insurance will not pay a special premium assessment in 2014, according to a Aug. 28 release from the private insurer.
Read about the past week's new hires, promotions and other career milestones in the credit union industry.