Credit Union Times Magazine September 28, 2011

Featured Story

  • Long, Winding Road to Recovery

    At the close of 2011’s second quarter, a handful of credit unions located in the sand states, where a teetering economy has made it most difficult for financial institutions to thrive, shared hopeful bits of news: net worth ratio improvements, net income increases, loan loss reductions and operating expense cutbacks.

Front Page News


Editor-in-Chief's Column

  • Some Well-Rehearsed Preaching to the Choir

    For a dozen years, I’ve attended events like NAFCU’s Congressional Caucus and CUNA’s Governmental Affairs Conference. Every year, wise members of Congress play to their audience, smile and shake hands. If there were babies there to kiss at a credit union conference, they’d be doing that too. Politicians stay politicians...

People Feature

News Briefs


  • Member Focus Makes Corporates Strong

    I recently started in my fourth decade in the credit union movement (20 years at natural person credit unions and 13 years at Corporate One FCU). During that time, I've seen my share of regulation changes, legislative mandates and economic cycles. And there have always been those who have predicted...

  • Nebraska League's Scott Sullivan: Surround Yourself with Experts

    We all know that ignorance is no excuse for failing to obey the law. Yet maintaining razor-sharp knowledge of the rules governing financial services is a fulltime job. To really do it right, credit unions need a person -- sometimes many people -- to create and follow a calendar of...

In Memoriam

Letters to the editor


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