Technology Spotlight: Rivermark Community CU Launches Eyeprint ID and Smartwatch Mobile Banking

The first Oregon credit union to offer mobile deposit and video kiosk tellers has launched two other firsts in the Beaver State: biometric Eyeprint login to online and mobile banking products, and mobile banking via Smartwatch.

Credit Union Marketers Can Share Cyber Safety Shopping Tips With Members

Consumers can have confidence when they use their credit and debit cards to shop this holiday season. The NWCUA has stocked the Pro-Credit Union Messaging Resource Center with tips for marketers to share.

Amplify’s Small Credit Union Round Table to Focus on Shared Economy, Sustainability

Small credit unions are finding secret sauce in the age of a sharing economy, while also struggling with sustainability in the age of consolidation. The Small Credit Union Round Table kicking off Amplify 2015 will focus on those issues.

CO-OP Launches API Suite to Give Credit Unions More Control Over Their Technology

The API suite is led by CardNav, launched as a standalone app, which can now be offered directly from inside credit unions’ mobile banking apps.

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.

Preview Mirador Financial’s Revolutionary Small Business Lending Tech

Mirador Financial, a Strategic Link betaSpace partner, will demonstrate for Northwest credit unions how their small business lending technology can make lending decisions faster and more accurate in a July 16 webinar.

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.

Study: Online Calculators Improve Probability of Saving Enough for Retirement

Do your employees know how much they’ll need to retire? An online calculator takes the guesswork out of retirement planning.

The New Faces of Nordstrom Federal

When Shelli Millhuff took the reins of Nordstrom Federal, she set out to update the small credit union for her online members. Two years on, she celebrates big successes and outlines next goals.

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

Peninsula Credit Union wins business of the year award; OnPoint Community Credit Union opens 2015 education prize; and Solarity Credit Union opens online loan applications.

Catalyst Corporate Opens Online Registration For Accelerating Success Conference

Sessions include mobile trends, credit union research, economic outlook, and plenty of humor.

Explore the ECONorthwest Report Online Toolkit

Our comprehensive toolkit is full of valuable resources for you to easily share the impact of Northwest credit unions.

Don’t Let Black Friday Darken Your Members’ Bright Holidays

As your members click, swipe and tap their way to perfect gifts, make sure they’re protected from fraud by sharing these quick tips.

Rivermark Brings Next-Gen Technology to Gresham Branch

Video tellers, a technology bar, and an 11-foot digital wall are helping Rivermark Community Credit Union increase efficiency and offer extended hours.

CFPB Reduces Privacy Notice Burden With New Rule

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s new rule allows FIs that satisfy certain privacy conditions to post consumers privacy notices online rather than sending paper copies.

What the Deceased Can Teach Us About Listening

Corporate trainer Allison Clarke learned leadership lessons from the recently deceased. She’ll bring these lessons, and her decades of successful consulting and coaching, to her breakout session October 9 at Amplify Convention.

Online Tool to Communicate Credit Union Compliance Concerns Rolled Out

An online tool to help credit unions take concerns directly to state and federal regulators has been rolled out by the California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues.

NWCUA Compliance Support

Ever feel like the regulatory burden is making you reinvent the wheel? The NWCUA’s Compliance Center has been there and done that. A review of our resources will help you find some workplace relief. Also in the compliance report: legal briefs and the question of the week.