Credit Unions Urged to Update Information, Connect With Potential New Members

www.asmarterchoice.org,a website that allows consumers to search for credit unions in their area, is seeking up-to-date information from participants.

Harland Clarke Digital Unlocks Secrets to Marketing to Millennials in New White Paper

Want to market your credit union’s products and services to Millennials? Use Email. Yup, they read it. That’s just one tip from your Strategic Link partner, Harland Clark Digital (HCD).

Is Your Brand on Instagram? Millennials Are

A new report from marketing firm Brogan & Partners says that Instagram is an ideal platform to reach Millennials, enhance your visual marketing, and increase engagement.

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Big Banks Driving Millennials Away With Fees

Credit unions stand to gain Millennial members as the younger generation looks for alternatives to the higher fee structures of big banks. Credit unions can capitalize with low-fee, transparent products and services.

75% of Millennials Willing to Switch Financial Institutions: Experian

A recent report from the credit reporting company shows that 3/4 of Millennials are willing to switch financial institutions, often for better interest rates, better rewards, and better customer service.

The Road to Financial Wellness: What Happened on a 10,200 Mile Road Trip

One entrepreneur drove across the country asking Millennials their views on money. Follow his journey and hear what he learned.

Must-Have Banking Experiences for Millennials

Online, mobile and fee-free: financial information company NerdWallet shares the must-haves that Millennials seek in their financial institutions.

National Financial Education Tour Comes to the Northwest

Phroogal’s Road to Financial Wellness tour is criss-crossing the country to engage Millennials in conversations about their financial needs. The tour hits Seattle and Corvallis this week.

New NCUA Grant Round Offers $10,000 to Reach Your Members Digitally

As mobile and online banking become the primary ways Americans access their accounts, these grants offer great opportunities for credit unions to boost their competitiveness in the digital marketplace.

Millennials, Gen Xers and Boomers: What Do Members Want?

In a fascinating study, CUNA Mutual Group’s TruStage consumer brand finds that middle-income credit union members see financial stability and family as key drivers of success, but differences abound across generations.

Highlighting Convenience, Transparency Can Bring in Millennials

What do Millennials want in their financial service institutions? The good folks at NerdWallet share some key findings.

Millennials on a Mission to Learn About Financial Literacy

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

An Ad Campaign for Millennials

Marketer Derek Gillette creates an ad campaign to speak to Millennials, as part of his ongoing series imagining what a credit union for Millennials might look like.

What Would a Credit Union for Millennials Look Like?

Marketer Derek Gillette imagines ‘Credit Union on Purpose,’ a credit union for Millennials, and shows how their core values attract and serve new members.

Millennials & Member Experience: CO-OP’s Top Ideas from 2014

Read the year’s top posts on connecting with millennials and reinvigorating your member experience, complements of CO-OP.

World Council Kicks off Millennial Campaign

Campaign highlights the alignment between credit unions and millennials, who in three years will be the largest consumer group.

CO-OP: Lift Your Credit Union by Lifting the Movement

Like the wine industry, credit unions are grappling with the challenge of attracting Millennials. C0-OP offers an industry-wide branding campaign to raise all ships.

CUNA Seeks Young, Enthusiastic Blogger

CUNA is looking for a new contributor to their MoneyMix blog, which helps millennials build financial understanding.