‘Life on the Edge 2’ Generates a Wealth of Ideas for the Fight Against Poverty

Kitsap Credit Union’s Cathy Brorson, who created “Life on the Edge” as a Development Educator project to engage her community in the fight against poverty, reports back on the results of “Life on the Edge 2.” The ripple effect, she says, could be unending.

Three Judge Panel Nixes NRLB Poster Requirement

Credit unions and other businesses will not have to post notices informing employees of their rights to start and join unions. The proposed NLRB rule was struck down in the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

Upside Down is Right Side Up for Bank Transfer Day Founder

For Kristen Christian, the year since she founded Bank Transfer Day has been a whirlwind, but she remains committed to the day’s original goal. “I’ve been so proud to see credit unions share the unique implementations of the ‘people helping people’ mission,” she said.

Oregon Employees FCU Piloting Prize-Linked Savings Alternative

Oregon Employees Federal Credit Union is part of a group of credit unions across the country piloting the SaveUp program, a prize-linked savings alternative initiated by Filene Research Institute.

Catalyst Corporate Prepared for U.S. Central Bridge Wind Down

Catalyst Corporate explains how the NCUA’s intention to wind down the remaining components of U.S. Central Bridge Corporate—especially payment services such as ACH, automated settlement and international wires—will affect credit unions.

Bob Schumacher Retires as CEO of MountainCrest

Northwest credit union veteran Bob Schumacher retired as CEO of MountainCrest Credit Union but plans an active consulting partnership with a credit union development firm.

Oregon Political Update

This Oregon legislative update discusses the state’s most recent revenue forecast and gives details on several aspects of Oregon state politics.

Try These Stress Busters!

Brown & Brown, the independent insurance and benefits firm, presents 10 stress relievers.