Notre Dame, Alabama credit unions hold credit card account opening competition; Fighting Irish in lead.
Credit cards loans are increasing as a percentage of credit unions’ total assets, declining at commercial banks.
Randolph-Brooks FCU says more than $30 million returned in program since 1994.
Credit cards are likely going to continue their expansion among credit unions as more start to issue cards and others expand their programs.
CardHub.com CEO says large issuers making more credit available, sees no rush for digital wallet adoption.
The $793 million, 50,100-member Financial Partners Credit Union in Downey, Calif., is now offering a credit card rewards program with a twist.
CSCU analysts say that roughly 15% of a credit union's members on average use that credit card.
Retailers ramping up investment in new technologies as mobile forecast to lead bricks and mortar, websites and call centers in Europe by 2020.
Coastal Federal Credit Union has launched a credit card aimed at helping members finance purchases of big ticket items such as appliances and furniture.
Credit cards, auto loans, mortgage loans, home equity all show improvement; student loans the exception.