Blueprint for Success Offers Strategic Advice for Credit Unions

Now that the Fed has raised interest rates, what does that mean for credit unions? In January, balance sheet experts from your Strategic Link partner Catalyst Strategic Solutions and Catalyst Corporate will attempt to answer that question in their third annual Blueprint for Success multimedia production.

Calling all CEOs: Town Hall Series Kicks Off January 21

Mark your calendar to attend a CEO Town Hall meeting in 2016. The first opportunity to network with your Association and your peers is in Vancouver, on January 21.

SEO Strategies for Financial Institutions Part 1: Opportunities and Obstacles

How do you optimize your web presence for search engines? The experts at Edge Multimedia share part one in a continuing series that will show you how to make the most of your search engine potential.

NCUA Releases Anti-Fraud Videos

The eight-video series shows credit unions how to deter, prevent and detect fraud.

Video Training Available to Prevent Employee Dishonesty and Fraud

The NCUA and CUNA Mutual Group are partnering to help credit unions prevent fraud and dishonesty. A seven-part online toolkit is being unveiled.

Free Webinars to Help Build Social Media, Community Impact and Mobile Marketing Muscles

A great social media strategy is a must for any successful business, but that’s especially true for credit unions because connectivity is one of the experiences members most value. A series of free webinars is being offered to NWCUA members through Café Give, with the first scheduled for Jan. 16.

In-Lobby Terminals Strike Balance Between Automated and Teller Transactions

In-lobby teller terminals deliver a self-service or partially assisted service capability directly at the teller line, next to a teller pod or as a stand-alone unit in the lobby, helping credit unions realize operational efficiencies and encouraging customer relationship-building opportunities.

‘Biz Kid$’ Honored with Parents’ Choice Gold Award

“Biz Kid$,” the credit union-funded public television series designed to teach kids about money management and entrepreneurship, added the Parents’ Choice Gold Award to a list of accolades that already included 10 Emmy nominations and a Silver Telly Award.

Association Town Hall Series Underway

The first of eight Town Hall Meetings scheduled for 2013 will take place at the end of March, giving credit union leadership in the Northwest an opportunity to voice concerns and discuss current issues with President and CEO Troy Stang, COO Denise Gabel and other Association staff.

CUNA, NFCDCU to Host Webinar Series Discussing Benefits of Low-Income Designation

Many misconceptions still surround the LICU designation, and a new three-part webinar series hosted by CUNA and the NFCDCU has been created to inform credit unions about the benefits of the designations and how best to leverage them for their institution and members.

‘Biz Kid$’ Special to Debut in Portland as Show Continues to Earn Accolades

“Biz Kid$,” the credit union-backed financial literacy show for kids, will air a special entitled “Three Minutes to Change the World” on OPB in June. “Biz Kid$” was recently nominated for three Emmys and earned its first Parent’s Choice Silver Award.

‘Biz Kid$’ DVD Sets Now Available As Fifth Season Hits Airwaves

Fresh off the start of its fifth season, the first four seasons of “Biz Kid$” are now available on DVD. The PBS financial literacy program was created in collaboration with the Washington Credit Union Foundation and is still filmed in Seattle.

Biz Kid$, Kruger Close NYSE Euronext Trading Session

Lauren Du Pree, Biz Kid$ host, and Roxanne Kruger, Executive Director of the Washington Credit Union Foundation, ring the NYSE Closing Bell.

CMG to Host Free Health Care Reform Webinar, CUNA Strategic Service Adds Reg. E Webcast Date

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