Market developments and new regulations are challenging credit unions to find new sources of noninterest income in order to grow. While it can be difficult to thrive or even survive in an unstable environment, change also brings opportunity. One option for credit unions is using strategic mergers and acquisitions. The...
Small credit unions say they've experienced big noninterest income gains after launching relatively traditional services such as courtesy pay and gap coverage on auto loans. Our experts say larger credit unions should consider noninterest income opportunities in mergers and acquisitions, and debit rewards programs.
Noninterest income, both expected and unexpected, can make a big difference for small credit unions. For two relatively new CEOs and one industry veteran all managing credit unions with less than $50 million in assets, single activities provided a real boost to their respective bottom lines.
Card fees counted as income, not expenses, helped Commonwealth Utilities Employees CU grow noninterest income.
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CMG offers the new product through its TruStage program.
The firm's TruStage program paid more than $66M in noninterest income to credit unions last year.
Eliminating balance transfer, card replacement and early mortgage payoff fees supports member-focused approach.