Jointly conducted by LT Public Relations and DHM Research, the survey offers multiple key findings for Oregon credit unions interested in serving the growing industry.
Nearly 300 credit unions logged in for CUNA’s first Membership Webinar last week and got a preview of a bombshell study showing the cost of the regulatory burden is $6.6 billion.
CUNA is recruiting 150 credit unions to take part in a landmark study on the rising costs of unnecessary regulatory burden, the results of which will be powerful tools to advocate for regulatory relief.
CUNA is conducting the first-ever comprehensive study on the costs to credit unions of unnecessary regulatory burden. Northwest credit unions are invited to join the study, beginning with a webinar on July 15.
Through a unique partnership with Strategic Link, the respected economic consultancy is offering services tailored to credit unions.
An in depth study will document the impact Northwest credit unions have on their local economies. Attendees to Amplify Convention will be the first to see the data.
Whether you call them “Millennials” or “Gen Y,” one thing is clear: Consumers born since 1980 know precisely what they want in a financial institution, a new study shows, and many are finding the “outstanding customer experience” they seek at credit unions.
Merchants and financial institutions aren’t the only ones with data breach headaches. A recent U.S. Government Accountability Office study reviewed eight federal agencies and found that while they “generally” developed data security breach policies and procedures, they inconsistently implemented them.
The CFPB will continue to study overdraft programs before addressing any policy changes. But the Bureau has released the initial results of its 2012 inquiry. In our Strategic Link business partner feature this week, John M. Floyd, chairman and CEO of JMFA, shares perspective on the report.
Media reports this week spotlighted the increasing fees consumers are paying for NSF checks, however, a study shows credit unions impose such fees much less frequently than banks.
The Filene Research Institute is gathering information about the impact of the regulatory burden on credit unions. The survey will help to identify the most burdensome regulations and the time credit unions spend in compliance.
According to a study of savings accounts at more than 4,000 financial institutions, TwinStar Credit Union offers the highest savings account interest rate in the nation with its Planned Savings account, a program that encourages members to develop good savings habits.
The general sessions at Convention Wednesday had a distinctly international flavor thanks to a keynote address from Arnold Kuijpers of Rabobank Nederland and an afternoon panel discussion with leaders of the Canadian credit union movement.
Following a study by the GAO into the regulatory oversight of compliance with the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, credit unions should evaluate their related policies and procedures in anticipation of increased SCRA focus in upcoming examinations.
The CFPB is hoping to learn more about the many ways in which older Americans are financially exploited and about the best practices for elder financial management.
Your rundown on who’s doing what in the Northwest credit union movement.
Allowing credit unions to expand their commercial loan growth not only could help the economy, but also would improve the resiliency of their loan portfolios in times of economic stress, according to a recent Filene Research Institute study.
Strategic Link strategic partner CUNA Mutual Group continues to add resources, provide new services and fund new research to help credit unions make the most of every lending opportunity.