NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The CU Water Cooler Symposium got under way on Thursday, including a thought-provoking session with Brent Dixon.
Equifax economist says average age of cars on road is now the highest ever recorded.
Credit cards, auto loans, mortgage loans, home equity all show improvement; student loans the exception.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Two educational breakout sessions at NAFCU’s annual conference provided ideas to produce fee income that also increase membership value.
As the prices for new and used cars edge higher, more consumers are opting to ride off the dealership’s lot in a leased vehicle.
Option's popularity could impact credit union auto loan origination.
In another effort to drive in more business, some auto lenders, including credit unions, may be more willing to be flexible with credit-challenged consumers.
The rate at which credit card loans have to be written off has fallen sharply since 2010, according to Equifax, one of the three nationwide credit reporting bureaus.
Since 2009, auto finance companies have increased their lending by more than 47%.
Equifax’s latest data shows lending from auto finance companies has increased by more than 47% since 2009.