CO-OPatopia to Celebrate Fourth Year This Saturday in Olympia

CO-OPatopia celebrates the cooperative business model and its place in the local economy while encouraging greater cooperation among those businesses. The fourth annual celebration takes place this weekend.

Credit Union CEO Confidence Hits Highest Annual Level Since Recession

Catalyst Corporateā€™s quarterly survey finds CEO confidence rebounding.

Escheatment Skews Net Membership Data

While invaluable to the credit union movement, the 80-plus years of certified NCUA data is focused on net values and does not adjust for escheatment, resulting in an imperfect picture of real membership gain.

Credit Unions Add 1.3 Million Members in 2011, Including 400,000 in 4th Quarter

The NCUA reported that U.S. credit unions experienced a net gain of 1,344,936 members in 2011, with nearly 125,000 of those members joining in Oregon and Washington.