Catalyst Launches New Websites

Expanded content and enhanced navigation make the new sites more friendly and efficient for credit unions.

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.

Doug Page Takes the Helm as President/CEO of Great NorthWest Federal Credit Union

Doug Page became president and CEO of Great NorthWest Federal Credit Union on Jan. 1. Last week, he sat down with Anthem to reflect on his nearly 20 years at Great NorthWest and talk about what he sees in the credit union’s future.

Three Killer Problems in Social Media and How to Slay Them

Creating a successful social media campaign and platform is a lot of work and often your vision doesn’t pan out because of a few silly mistakes. These are the three most common missteps that can kill your social media site.

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.

Invest in America and GM Team to Drive Auto Loans to Credit Unions

Invest in America, a Strategic Link Business Partner, is offering an excellent opportunity for credit unions to secure incremental auto financing through the Credit Union Member Discount from GM.

Compliance Question of the Week

Where on our website do we have to include the NCUA and Equal Housing logos?

Register Now to Become a Money Smart Week Partner

Money Smart Week, scheduled for April 21-28, is a campaign to help consumers better manage their personal finances through extensive collaboration across multiple sectors. Credit unions in Oregon and Washington should register as a partner by Feb. 1.

Redesigned Website Highlights NWCUA’s Ever-Expanding Service

A redesigned website and expanded Anthem coverage are among the upgraded features being rolled out by the NWCUA at the start of the New Year.

NCUA Share Insurance Advertising Changes Required by Jan. 1

The NCUA revised advertising regulations earlier this year, now requiring radio and television ads to include a reference to NCUSIF coverage. Credit unions may choose one of three methods to provide the NCUA’s official advertising statement.

Legal Briefs

Your update on the regulatory landscape.

Association Announces New Awards Program

The new program, which includes annual awards for lifetime contributions to the credit union movement, social responsibility and excellence in advocacy, will be presented at the Annual Convention.

Deadlines Nearing for Credit Union 2010 Awards Programs

The deadlines are nearing for credit union professionals and volunteers to enter state-level awards programs for marketing and communications and service to the movement, including Summit, CUNA and the Spectrum Marketing & Communications Awards.