Enhanced Fraud Detection Capabilities Added to Revelation by CO-OP Analytics Solution

Credit unions can identify and minimize card-based fraud faster and easier with these new tools.

CUNA Training Offers Professional Certifications in Business Development, Business Lending

Credit union employees who specialize in business lending or business development can earn professional certifications from the Credit Union National Association at training sessions scheduled for this summer.

Northwest Credit Unions Emerge Strong from Q2

Q2 saw strong performance by Northwest credit unions with memberships, loans, assets, deposits, and equity all increasing. The Northwest performance echoes a strong second quarter for credit unions nationally, according to the NCUA.

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Oregon Economists’ Analysis Debunks Bank Lobby Claims about Credit Union Tax Status

An economic study of national and northwest data discredits the bank lobby’s claims that credit unions should lose their corporate tax exemption. The ECONorthwest report finds that credit unions’ tax status does not give them an unfair competitive advantage over banks.

A Quick Look at Q1 2013: Looking Good for Northwest Credit Unions

Northwest credit unions are trending well according to an analysis of data by the NWCUA. Asset growth, ROA and net worth are increasing while charge-offs and delinquency ratios continue to decline.

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NCA Security & Technology Insights: How Your Information Security Management System is the Foundation for Your Business Assurance

Network Computing Architects, Inc., the newest Strategic Link business partner, outlines the six distinct phases to consider when implementing and maintaining a new Information Security Management System.

Bi-Partisan Senate Legislation Aims to Provide Regulatory Relief

A bill introduced in the Senate last month would require independent agencies, such as the CFPB and NCUA, to analyze the costs and benefits of new regulations and tailor new rules to minimize unnecessary burdens on the economy, a move that could ease the rate at which new regulations are introduced.

Can’t-Miss Conversations About Technology, Economic Revival Highlight CEO/Executive Summit

High-level dialogue with economic and technology experts will highlight the CEO/Executive Summit April 25 at Suncadia Resort, where credit union leaders will discuss economic recovery and cutting-edge innovation to better position credit unions.

Repo Remarketing Reports Company Growth During Repossession Decline

According to Repo Remarketing, repossessing vehicles forces credit unions to balance providing service to their members against preserving the overall financial health of the credit union. Risk analysis and proactive services are keys to navigating this murky territory.