Being held under greater scrutiny by the public, members and the NCUA, it has become even more important that directors demonstrate a commitment to ethical behavior and ensure transparency.
In an era of participatory politicking when Facebook, Twitter and other digital tools can turn any citizen into a lobbyist, have traditional trade associations entered their twilight years?
American Eagle Federal Credit Union is finding the ever-increasing promotions by dealers during the long holiday weekends is a good time to push auto loans.
At the beginning of each year, pundits rely on the old trusty trends they saw over the last year, what they see for the coming year and New Year’s resolutions. That’s what readers expect and there’s a comfort in getting what you expect.
What's the NCUA really got to applaud about in GAO rebuke? And that's just the beginning of it.
Digital wallet mavens were abuzz Tuesday after Verizon Wireless told Google to delete its Wallet from a new Google Nexus smartphone.
Short-term loans are in demand. According to a recent Wall Street Journal report, payday lender and pawn shop share prices jumped in October. Some credit unions are taking this opportunity to provide similar products, but at a lower cost and with a different philosophy in mind. While payday lenders encourage...
The North Carolina media got a taste of the “Blaine humor” this week in describing the difficulty consumers sometimes have in switching banks ala Bank Transfer Day.
CUNA and NAFCU reaching out in what CUNA vice president calls "the biggest surge in media interest in credit unions in at least 10 years."
Branding goes well beyond the colors in your logo or glossy brochures. Branding is everything, from your website to the employees in your branch. Branding must be part of overall strategic planning and then that plan must be clearly communicated and reinforced to all employees every day.