The $781 million Altura Credit Union is now offering users of iPhones, Androids, BlackBerrys and other Internet-enabled devices free downloadable mobile banking applications.
Altura Credit Union, Riverside, Calif., this month closed its branch office at E. Florida Ave. in Hemet, Calif., and merging it with its second Hemet branch office at 320 S. Sanderson
WesCorp wanted to enter the mobile banking market for credit unions but knew it needed something to help it stand out in that crowded space. So it went to the core of the matter. Or, in this case, the core processing system.
Wanting to create relationships and future opportunity in the 18-to-24-year-old demographic group a group of credit union executives kicked off a brainstorming session with the phrase, "Well, I think they would like..."
North Island Credit Union President/CEO John Tippets said he's cautious but positive he can turn the ailing $1.4 billion San Diego credit union around, despite dropping to 3.39% net worth at year-end 2009.
California's struggling large credit unions didn't gain any ground during fourth quarter 2009.
Altura Credit Union, Riverside, Calif., decorated a tree for the "Festival of Trees," an annual fundraiser held by the Riverside County Regional Medical Center.