Visit www.summitcreditunion.com, and you might forget you’re perusing a financial institution’s website. After deciding a simple, purely informational site just wouldn’t cut it, the $1.7 billion, Madison, Wis.-based credit union called upon its web management vendor, the Barre, Vermont-based L9, to create something interesting, customizable, and most importantly, interactive.
Credit unions, large and small, should culturally view technology as a valuable interconnected strategic capability across all functional areas to give back to their membership.
Despite a lingering lending slump, several credit unions managed to grow their loan portfolios by more than 5% during the Great Recession.
Pen Air FCU is adding to its rewards programs instead of taking away, bucking the current trend.
On the heels of a report critical of some credit union payday loan alternatives and just as the NCUA has proposed regulations governing short-term,
Private student lending CUSO CU Student Choice has partnered with college planning and funding software provider Collegiate Funding Solutions to launch a collaborative promotional effort.
"CBS News MoneyWatch" has solidly endorsed credit unions for consumers.