Program urges members to buy local and rewards those that do.
Start discussing social media and the talk quickly turns to its merits or lack thereof. Despite their perceived hurdles, with a little strategic creativity, some credit unions have managed to strike the right balance.
A cash mob hit a local restaurant in Oshkosh, Wis., courtesy of the $384 million CitizensFirst Credit Union.
More than 40 NetGen members show up for $10 spend at local eatery.
The Wisconsin Credit Union League has honored CitizensFirst Credit Union of Oshkosh for providing 75 years of continuing financial service to its members.
The $370 million credit union in Oshkosh, Wis., ran its Cash Back Auto Loan promotion during the last four months of 2012.
Retirement plans and paying off the mortgage have traditionally gone hand-in-hand as people approaching retirement anticipate eliminating a payment that typically claims the largest single chunk out of the monthly budget.
Badger State credit unions faring better than the national average, NCUA figures show.
Chatter Yak! is making it easier to run worry-free contests, sweepstakes via social media channels like Facebook and Twitter.