Young St. Helens Community CU Advocates Show CU Difference in Creative Videos

St. Helens Community Credit Union awarded college scholarships to three Scappoose High School students, partly for their creative videos demonstrating the credit union difference.

Millennials on a Mission to Learn About Financial Literacy

CO-OP’s millennial campaign continues to attract new audiences to the credit union message.

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.

Numerica, STCU Adopt Lead-Generation Loan Calculator for Facebook

Numerica and Spokane Teachers Credit Unions are among the first financial institutions to begin using Calcubot, an affordable Facebook widget that is both a next-generation viral loan calculator and a powerful lead-generation system.

National Outreach, Local Impact: NWCUA Creates Facebook Event to Promote Grassroots Support of S. 2231

With the U.S. Senate primed to vote on credit union MBL legislation as soon as April 16, the NWCUA has created a Facebook event to share the need for vocal support from constituents across social media platforms. Read more to help spread the word!

Make Social Media Your Friend During Convention

There are lots of ways to stay plugged in during Convention. Stay tuned to the NWCUA Facebook page and Twitter feed for real-time updates, and use your smartphone to help navigate all the week’s events by downloading the Convention App.

Federal Legislative Week in Review

With the retailers engaged in a 60-day grassroots campaign including a DC fly-in next week, credit unions absolutely cannot let up communications with our senators on interchange.

Federal Legislative Week in Review

It is all interchange, interchange, interchange as state and national associations push Congress to stop the Durbin Amendment from being implemented as is. Member credit unions are being asked to use social media and mobilize their membership in the effort.