Focusing on member education is a winning strategy that can extend beyond National Financial Literacy Month.
When credit unions link their mission to their philanthropy, that's both a powerful cause and a powerful effect.
What is the impact of your credit union's philanthropic giving, and is it accomplishing the goals you want?
Truly the biggest buzz in the financial education space right now is how you define financial well-being or financial capability.
NCUF Executive Director Gigi Hyland provides suggestions for how credit unions can boost their members during National Financial LIteracy Month.
Credit unions can celebrate the spirit of giving and service, according to NCUF executive director.
I read, with interest, Henry Wirz’s letter in the May 11 issue, “Capital Plan Is a Bust.” First, for clarification, the white paper was not “recently released.” It was released on April 12, 2010. Second, the white paper was released under my and my working group’s authorship.
Service to members is the hallmark of credit unions. Credit unions have a tremendous opportunity to serve the fastest growing minority demographic in the United States--Latinos. However, credit unions attempting to serve this demographic may not be familiar with some of the considerations to help offer such service.