Changing economic circumstances among its members have led yet another mainstream credit union to the realization that it has effectively become a community development credit union.
Community Plus Federal Credit Union, Rantoul, Ill., has used the money it received under the Community Development Capital Initiative program to increase its auto lending.
The lead lobbyist for the Virginia Credit Union League, Whitt Clement, is the new chairman of the Virginia Chamber of Commerce and said he hopes his election might spur greater industry visibility within the influential business group.
ACMG Federal Credit Union in Solvay, N.Y., recently gave 43 seniors at Solvay High School a taste of the real world through Mad City Money, a two-hour financial education simulation created by CUNA.
With an eye on the future, since 2005, America's Credit Union Museum has been quietly doing its part to help the next generation become more financially savvy with its CU 4 Reality Financial Education Program.
Many credit unions have been faced with sharp reductions in capital spending in the past year, but that hasn't stopped them from rapidly adopting branch image-capture solutions, said a new report from research and advisory firm Celent.
Student-run credit union branches allow interns to gain hands-on experience while providing their peers and school staff with convenient access to financial services.
FIS has acquired ValueCentric Marketing Group Inc. in a bid to expand its loyalty solutions into healthcare, retail, petroleum, transportation and government markets.
Alliant Credit Union, Chicago, announced that its charitable organization, Alliant Credit Union Foundation, has recently completed its first year of operations,
FIS plans to expand its loyalty solutions into health care, retail, petroleum, transportation and government markets with its latest acquisition, the Jacksonville, Fla., company said.