• What's in a name?

    The Texas Credit Union League isn't the only league that has changed its name. The following is a sampling of other credit union leagues that have changed their name to better reflect the league's evolved identify. Formerly called

  • Tech Lab a popular draw at Discovery

    One of the most popular spots during CUNA Mutual Group's Discovery Conference was undoubtedly the Tech lab. The Lab was designed to be hands-on and to give attendees a flavor for all of CUNA Mutual's online offerings. Attendees could give a demo a spin or get one-on-one support from Tech...

  • EAST

    Affinity Federal Credit Union, Bedminster, N.J. has promoted Donna M. LoStocco to vice president of member development/political affairs and Lisa Lombardo to assistant vice president of operations.

  • CUNA Mutual Mortgage unveils new version of its online mortgage solution

    TORONTO - CUNA Mutual Mortgage unveiled the newest version of its online mortgage application at CUNA Mutual Group's Discovery Conference here (see special report on pages 14 &15 for other mortgage-related stories ). One of the major enhancements of the new solution - MEMBERS Choice Net Mortgage Plus - is...

  • FundsXpress secures $10 million commitment

    AUSTIN, Texas - Firms making their living on the Internet find the path to profitability a tough one. Internet solutions provider FundsXpress says it will be there by year-end. To help buoy the company until the profitability stage, FundsXpress has received commitment for an additional $10 million investment from current...

  • Billion-dollar CU club soaring

    WASHINGTON - The total number of credit unions with more than $1 billion in assets has reached an all time high of 48, according to a Callahan & Associates analysis of first quarter data. Crediting the sudden surge in assets at the top to the slowdown in the nation's economy,...

  • In search of a perfect match

    Once the decision has been made to conduct a member survey here are a few basic questions CUs must ask before choosing a research vendor: 1. What information will be asked? Can the credit union give input as to the types of questions asked? 2. Who constructs the "instrument"? How...

  • CUNA renews alliance with De La Rue Cash Systems

    MADISON, Wis. - CUNA and De La Rue Cash Systems have extended their long-term relationship to provide money-counting equipment to credit unions, effective July 1, 2001. The new agreement is for three years and provides further improved pricing on some of the most popular coin and currency handling equipment. In...

  • CRI partners to provide AD&D

    ATLANTA - Creditor Resources, Inc., a marketer of insurance products and technology, will join forces with service providers LifeHelp Insurance Administrative Services and Selman & Company, to deliver an Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance plan. "The administrative expertise of these two first-rate companies along with the superiority of our product...

  • Gramlich speaks on importance of saving

    WASHINGTON-Federal Reserve Board Governor Edward Gramlich spoke to the National Savings Coalition June 25 on the importance of saving and financial education, as well as the Fed's efforts in the matter. Personal savings across the country has dropped to the negatives in the first part of the 21st century. "We...