Happy International Credit Union Day!

In honor of International Credit Union Day, Credit Union Journal offers its annual Day in the Life of Credit Unions project in which CUs are invited to take photos throughout the day on the same day to illustrate the typical—and sometimes not-so-typical—day at a credit union. Because no matter what day it is, credit unions are living out the mission helping to improve the lives of their members and the communities they serve.

Corporate Recovery Litigation Has Cost More Than $1B: NCUA

Legal fees for lawsuits against the banks and securities firms that sold the faulty mortgage-backed securities that led to the corporate credit union meltdown have eaten up more than 20% of total recoveries.  more »

What a Trump Victory Would Mean for CUs

Despite more than a year of campaigning and discussing various issues, Donald Trump remains a huge question mark when it comes to policies affecting credit unions — making it unclear exactly what his priorities would be if he succeeds in seizing the White House.  more »
FinTech Forward
Strange Days: Bankers Nonplussed by Fintech, '16 Election
Attendees at this year's American Bankers Association conference are fixated on the election, fintech competition and banking's changing landscape. While optimistic, many are still wondering where their industry is headed.  read more »
International CU Day
With International Credit Union Day set to be celebrated on Oct. 19, 2016, here's a look back at how the World Council of CUs marked the day last year. How is your credit union celebrating ICU Day this year?