ATM Fraud: Four Steps Your Credit Union can Take to Minimize its Impact

As we roll into summer, Strategic Link partner CSCU takes a look at some simple steps your credit union can take to minimize ATM fraud.

CO-OP Financial Services’ Add-On Option Lets Members Make Donations at ATMs

An add-on feature from CO-OP Financial Services and Credit Unions for Kids allows members to make charitable contributions to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals while they conduct business at participating ATMs.

News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Northwest

BECU plans to brand 138 ATMs at Rite Aid stores throughout Washington; Peninsula Credit Union donates $13,482.50 to Credit Unions for Kids; two more credit unions are taking the Polar Plunge for Special Olympics.

CO-OP Gives Small Credit Unions Access to Affordable Nationwide ATM Network

CO-OP Financial Services’ new Small Credit Union Program makes it possible for small credit unions to rival the benefits offered by the ATM networks of the largest financial institutions.

CO-OP Financial Services, Credit Unions for Kids Team Up to Enable Contributions at ATMs

CO-OP Financial Services and Credit Unions for Kids are teaming up to make it easy for credit union members to give back to those in need during the holiday season by introducing an add-on transaction that will allow them to make a charitable contribution at the ATM.

Strategic Link Question of the Week

Our credit union was thinking about purchasing another ATM to provide some further convenience for our members. Is there a better solution to provide member convenience? Could you tell me some more about the CO-OP Network?

Diebold, CO-OP Financial Services Introduce ATM with Full-Service Shared Branching Capabilities

Two Strategic Link business partners have joined forces to bring the convenient credit union shared branching model to the self-service channel by deploying the first ATMs allowing complete access to members of participating credit unions.

Diebold, CO-OP Pilot Face-to-Face Video Technology at ATMs

Diebold and CO-OP Financial Services have partnered to pilot Concierge Video Services, an innovative ATM enhancement that allows members to connect face-to-face with member service representatives at the ATM.

Serial Suit Filer Strikes Pennsylvania Credit Union with ADA Violation

Taking advantage of new laws trying to keep up with rapidly changing technology, one person in Pennsylvania is repeatedly filing claims against financial institutions over Title III violations. On May 9 he struck $128 million Century Heritage FCU.

Two Michigan Credit Unions Settle ATM Lawsuits

Less than two weeks after North Coast Credit Union became the first Northwest credit union hit with an opportunistic lawsuit regarding ATM fee posts, two Michigan credit unions settled similar suits in federal court.

‘ATM Vigilante’ Files Suit Against North Coast Credit Union

An ATM customer who has sued 32 financial institutions in the past three years over fee disclosures has filed suit against North Coast Credit Union. While not uncommon throughout the country, the suit is the first of its kind in the Northwest.

TwinStar Credit Union is ReadyLink-Ready

Thanks to a partnership with MAP, a Strategic Link business partner, Visa prepaid cardholders can now load cash onto their cards at any TwinStar ATM in Washington using TwinStar Credit Union’s new ReadyLink service.

Another Wave of ATM Fee Lawsuits Hitting Credit Unions

NWCUA business partner CUNA Mutual Group provides tips for credit unions to avoid costly fees and fines in their ATM programs.

New ATM Accessibility Standards Set

The Department of Justice instituted new regulations on the accessibility of the input and output controls at the ATM, outlines Member Access Pacific.

Avoid ATM Fee Disclosure Lawsuits with Proper Monitoring

An escalating number of class action lawsuits filed against credit unions for failing to comply with Regulation E requirements for disclosing ATM fees has triggered a significant risk concern for credit unions.