Mobile banking has created new opportunities for consumers and criminals alike, and some of the greatest vulnerabilities stem from the same factors that make banking by cell phone so attractive, industry observers and participants say.
The head of the nation's second largest airline credit union, the $5 billion American Airlines FCU, said Tuesday the merger of Alliant CU and the long-ailing Continental FCU, "seems to make sense."
The $2.7 billion Wings Financial Credit Union, a former foe of Continental Federal Credit Union, said it is pleased to hear of the proposed merger between Continental and Alliant Credit Union.
The $7.3 billion Alliant Credit Union, headquartered in Chicago, is merging with the troubled $157 million Continental Federal Credit Union, headquartered in Tempe.
The CUNA Technology Council is now offering a new report on remote deposit capture.
Geezeo has signed the $805 million Unitus Community Credit Union in Portland, Ore., as the newest user of its personal financial management, web community platforms and social media tools, the company said.
It's a road Alliant Credit Union and Continental Federal Credit Union have been down before, only this time, there may be a clear destination in sight.
Alliant Credit Union and Continental Federal Credit Union said they see a merger between United Airlines and Continental Airlines as a prime opportunity to serve even more members.
Stan Abrams was named San Diego Metropolitan Credit Union interim president/CEO this month, replacing Joseph Schroeder, who is now president/CEO of the $483 million Ventura County Credit Union.
Geezeo said it has signed $628 million Vantage Credit Union in St. Louis as the fourth credit union customer of its personal finance management service.