Why Millennials Aren't the Only Game in Town
Turns out young adults aren’t the only ones who want mobile access to their banking 24/7, but the good news is all that stuff you’re doing for millennials is probably making other members happy, too.   more »
It's not enough to create a big data warehouse. The whole point is to tease out the intelligence all that information offers and use it to create better products and services to grow your credit union. more »
Credit unions that use the right tools when analyzing data are cutting down on fraud, attracting millennials and developing creative marketing campaigns, among other things. more »
CU*NorthWest on Wednesday said it distributed more than 50% of its 2015 net earnings to the CUSO's owners in the form of a patronage dividend. more »
Though a core vendor search and conversion can be time consuming – as well as overwhelming – there are strategies to help make the process less cumbersome and stressful. Three institutions share their stories. more »
WASHINGTON – The current financial regulatory structure is ill-suited for innovation, but a legislative effort to fix that may still be a long way off, according to top House Republican lawmakers. more »
A Federal Reserve task force issues criteria for faster payments initiative, part of the long road to build a framework to securely accommodate near real-time processing for digital commerce. more »
United Nations Federal Credit Union in New York has tapped Fiserv to be its core processor. more »
MONETT, Mo. — Financial services technology provider Jack Henry & Associates Inc., along with its Symitar division, are joint recipients of the Business Partner of the Year Award from Member Driven Technologies. more »
Outsourcing has allowed CUs to offer broader services and improve convenience, but it also adds a complex risk dimension for credit unions to manage. more »
By selling its community banking products to Fiserv, ACI has signaled it is no longer interested is no longer interested in that space. Fiserv, meanwhile, is beefing up its small-institution offerings. more »
Samaha Associates, a consulting group for financial institutions, announced that Fort Bragg Federal Credit Union and SkyOne Federal Credit Union sought out its services to find a way to ensure that their respective electronic funds transfer (EFT) systems are optimized, efficient and meet regulatory standards. more »
Fiserv in Brookfield, Wis., has agreed to buy the community financial services business of ACI Worldwide for $200 million in cash. more »
Pelican Asks: What's Your Story?
Pelican State CU asks members to share why they belong to the credit union, and one key theme emerges: helping a member during a specific time of need is what keeps them coming back through the door.