More Answer Mobile's Call
PLEASANTON, Calif.-Among credit unions announcing rollout of new mobile deposit services are Patelco CU, Pleasanton, Calif.; Texas Trust CU, Mansfield, Texas, and American Airlines FCU, Ft. Worth, Texas. In Richmond, Va., Virginia CU reported that more than members made a deposit using a smartphone in July, a significant increase in volume since the service was introduced in April.
In East Windsor, N.J., meanwhile, McGraw-Hill FCU is launching its new mobile banking iPad app.
Navy Fed Adds 'Remember Me'
VIENNA, Va.-Navy FCU said it has upgraded its iPhone and Android apps to simplify the sign-in for mobile banking with a password-only "Remember Me" feature, mobile deposits and international availability. With the new "Remember Me" enhancement, members now have to sign in only once from anywhere in the world and their user ID is remembered for future visits.
CUANY Offering Live Chat
ALBANY, N.Y.-The Credit Union Association of New York (CUANY) announced it is now offering live, online chat support through its website. Credit unions can click the Live Support graphic on the bottom or right of most association webpages on the site to chat instantly with a member of the association's member services team.
SIU CU Named Among 'Best'
CARBONDALE, Ill.-SIU Credit Union here was named "Best For Car Buyers" in a listing by the NerdWallet finance blog of CU financial literacy programs. SIU CU's website (siucu.org) offers a variety of free resources.
Redstone Recognized As 'Model'
HUNTSVILLE, Ala.-Redstone FCU won a 2012 Model Bank Award from Celent for its use of Open Solutions' DNAcreator and DNAappstore. Redstone is one of 42 organizations certified to develop DNAapps using the DNAcreator toolkit and has already developed 21 of the 124 DNAapps currently available on the DNAappstore