Maps CU Uses Biz Kid$ Grant To Prepare Future Educators
Maps Credit Union has partnered with Western Oregon University to incorporate Biz Kid$ into the College of Education’s curriculum, thanks to a grant the CU received from the National Credit Union Foundation.   more »
The proposed merger of $102 million United Health Services Credit Union into $716 Horizon Credit Union received 89% member approval. more »
The member credit unions of both the Kansas Credit Union Association and Missouri CU Association on Tuesday voted to unite to form a new entity to be known as Heartland Credit Union Association and Shared Financial Solutions. more »
As its merger with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Employees FCU closed on Oct. 1, Hanscom FCU gained more than 1,000 new members. more »
SEATTLE — Tiny Northwest Baptist Federal Credit Union on Friday merged into $633 million Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union. The combined credit union will hold $635 million in assets and serve 45,000 members with a total of 7 branches throughout the Greater Seattle area. more »
Bonus dividends offer positive PR opportunities, but only a relatively small number of credit unions issue them, according to a study by credit union consultancy Callahan & Associates. more »
NEW YORK — The National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions announced the expansion of Juntos Avanzamos (Spanish for "Together We Advance"), a designation for credit unions committed to serving and empowering Hispanic consumers. more »
Hudson River Teachers Federal Credit Union, a $51-million institution based in Mohegan Lake, N.Y., has changed its name to Hudson River Financial Federal Credit Union, effective immediately. more »
United Educational Credit Union, a $123-million institution based in Battle Creek, Mich., announced it will re-brand itself as "BlueOx Credit Union," effective January 1, 2016. more »
One CEO sums up industry frustration this way: 'Why ask the hard questions if you ignore the tough answers?' more »
The Virginia credit union's website offers concrete reasons for becoming a CU member instead of a bank customer. more »
The practice court at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, home to the Indiana Pacers and Indiana Fever basketball teams here, is getting a new name. more »
With a rich history of providing credit to those who otherwise might not have had access to financial services, credit unions are in a unique position to reach out to this demographic. more »
All the Right Moves
This spot from American Eagle CU focuses on the credit union's user-friendly mobile banking experience, including "deposits as easy as a selfie."