It's either the newest thing in online delivery of a dizzying array of services to the masses and back office alike, or it's really nothing new, depending on who you ask.
While an estimated 90% of U.S. consumers use mobile phones, far fewer use them for banking. In fact, a Gartner report released in June said that out of the group studied, only 15% had used mobile banking in the past month.
Wescom Resources Group is planning seven more stops on its "Road Show" of tech talk for credit unions this year.
Wescom Resources Group said it will be converting a consortium of five California credit unions to its online banking and bill pay solutions this fall.
Applications for BlackBerrys, iPhones and Android smart phones are among the features of the new mobile banking platform from Wescom Resources Group.
Wescom Resources Group is now offering its own mobile banking lineup, including apps for BlackBerrys, iPhones and the Google Android platform.
User groups are an integral part of doing business for IT professionals who work with major core processing systems, at the company and credit union level alike.
Wescom Resources Group said it is now integrating an address-verification solution from another Symitar specialist into WRG's MemberEdge Online Banking Suite.
North Island Credit Union President/CEO John Tippets said he's cautious but positive he can turn the ailing $1.4 billion San Diego credit union around, despite dropping to 3.39% net worth at year-end 2009.
California's struggling large credit unions didn't gain any ground during fourth quarter 2009.