Murphy’s law says that anything that can go wrong, will. Recently, some have applied Murphy’s law to what’s known as a collateral assignment split dollar supplemental retirement plan. Having helped credit unions nationwide establish CASD SERPs, I think the recent critiques are extreme and misleading and that a more balanced...
Limit in deficit-cutting plan released Wednesday by White House.
Wall Street generally applauds the idea of shedding employees, and credit unions often worry when their employee-to-member ratio climbs.
We consistently hear from our credit union partners that they continue to focus on ways to differentiate themselves in a commoditized market. This is a challenge.
I’m a huge fan of “The Walking Dead.” I loved the comic series, and I’m pretty much addicted to the AMC television series it produced. “The Walking Dead” will soon wrap up its third season, and we’ve seen our cast of characters go through quite a lot. At times, they...
Mortgage Bankers Association says that's 8% of outstanding balance nationally.
Lowest level in two decades of research, LIMRA says.
Credit unions compete to recruit and retain quality employees by offering a wide range of benefits. But could that competitive edge be in jeopardy because of rapidly rising costs?
More companies are helping employees to healthier lifestyles and long-term financial security, two trends likely to grow because of rising health insurance costs and uncertainties over Social Security benefits and diminishing corporate pension plans.