Last Monday, Nov. 5, marked the first anniversary of Bank Transfer Day, a national grass-roots social media movement that motivated 664,000 consumers to join credit unions, leaving their rising big bank fees behind. What’s more, Bank Transfer Day’s unprecedented and widespread media coverage told the story of credit unions as...
A year has passed since Bank Transfer Day. How much was gained. Read all about in this preview from next week's print edition.
A recent survey by the research and advisory firm found that 58% of U.S. consumers have not used online PFM tools and don’t plan to.
Here's an audio-visual roundup of some of the best speakers and ideas shared at the CU Water Cooler Symposium held Oct. 4-5 in Nashville, Tenn.
The unconference this year features range of speakers and topics and a Not for CEOs event hosted by Credit Union Times.
After raising the wrath of some of its members who had grown used to a personal financial management tool, Unitus Community Credit Union made the hard decision to go with another firm.
In the aftermath of the NCUA’s release of second-quarter data, several interesting pieces made their way to my inbox last week. One analysis that stirred quite a bit of debate came from The Financial Brand, stating that if current merger and closure trends continue, there will be half the...
The only way to change the trend is to increase the relevancy at the lagging smaller credit unions (and a couple of the larger ones, too) that members apparently feel are irrelevant.
Aite Group report says U.S. banks, credit unions could generate more than $1.4 billion in revenue on more than 300 million transactions by 2017.
Aite Group has introduced a new metric to help banks and credit unions uncover drivers of customer loyalty and referrals.