That's been the case this past year in credit union technology. That old saying is also considered a back-handed curse,
As we move into 2011, I would like your readers to know there are good news stories to tell about credit unions-stories that aren't always getting the notice they deserve.
CUSOs and vendors agree that mergers in the credit union industry continue to have an impact on their business models, but it's not necessarily a negative one.
Jennifer Lehn, chair of the CUNA Operation, Sales and Service Council, has firsthand experience in CU mergers.
Credit union executives interested in learning about the implications of the outside audits of the NCUA released last month can sign up for Thursday's webinar sponsored by the consulting firm Callahan & Associates.
Find out how our readers ranked the top 10 stories of 2010.
More than 30 credit union and CUSO representatives recently showed up for NACUSO's first regional meeting near Washington to talk shop about collaboration strategies to help fuel growth and sustainability.
The planned $4.6 billion, mega-merger of First Tech Credit Union and Addison Avenue FCU points to new industry thinking on future combinations of equals, according to Callahan & Associates.