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.
ESL Federal Credit Union, Rochester, N.Y. announced the addition of John Cirella as business banking relationship manager. In his new position, Cirella will be responsible for identifying, developing and managing business banking relationships in the Greater Rochester area.
Chatter Yak! is making it easier to run worry-free contests, sweepstakes via social media channels like Facebook and Twitter.
University of Wisconsin Credit Union is introducing a new program that will teach student loan borrowers all about loan repayment post-graduation.
The CitizensFirst Credit Union board of directors has named Kevin J. Ralofsky as the organization’s new chief executive officer.
New and existing members at the $1.4 billion UW Credit Union can now get new credit cards on the spot from their credit union, which said it’s the first financial institution in the state to offer the instant issue service.
The $1.4 billion UW Credit Union is now offering instant issue credit cards, about 2½ years after it began offering the service with debit cards.
Thirty-five northern Wisconsin CUs in $250,00 campaign that keeps growing.