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New Identity Theft Marketing Resources Available

Summer travel can also mean increased exposure of your members to potential identify theft. We developed turn key marketing tools to help you put members’ minds at ease.

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NCUA Webinar on Cybersecurity Outlines Current Landscape, Assessment Tools

A webinar produced by the NCUA last week detailed the vast and changing landscape of cybersecurity, and reviewed some of the assessment tools available to credit unions to develop a ‘common language’ around prevention and resiliency.

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Updated Social Media Messaging Tools Available in Marketing Resource Center

Your Association has updated its social media messaging examples to reflect current volunteer, advocacy, member benefit and public awareness work. Credit union marketing teams are encouraged to use the updated tools.

Emerging Leaders Journal: Take the First Step to a Lifetime of Growth

Emerging Leaders Scholarship Winner Liz Henderson shares her three biggest takeaways from the final EL session, and how they prepare her for a lifetime of achieving goals.

Compliance Center: CFPB Releases New Tools as Part of ‘Know Before You Owe’ Mortgage Initiative

Learn about the CFPB’s new tools; your question answered on tolerance violation refunds under TILA/RESPA; plus this week’s legal briefs.

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.

Do Members Want a Mobile Wallet?

The dream of a fully functional mobile wallet is still years away, but you can give your members the services they want right now.

Nurturing Tomorrow’s Leaders: Deadline Nears for 2014 Emerging Leadership Scholarship Contest

Emerging Leaders have until Tuesday, Jan. 14, to nominate a co-worker, employee, boss — or themselves! — for the 2014 Emerging Leadership Scholarship Contest and a chance to nurture and refine their leadership presence.

Scholarship Contest Offers Free Tuition to 2014 Emerging Leaders Program

TAPCO Credit Union’s Heather Fate says winning an Emerging Leaders scholarship in 2013 “allowed me to recognize the potential in myself that others saw in me.” Will you be the next scholarship winner? Nominations are being accepted now.

CO-OP Financial Services Offers Full Suite of Member-Service Solutions

Financial-services technology is evolving faster than ever, but members still value the personal touches that have traditionally helped differentiate credit unions from big banks. To bridge that gap, CO-OP Financial Services is offering a fully integrated portfolio of products and services that help credit unions compete in a challenging marketplace.

On a Mission: NW Credit Union Foundation Unveils Its Plan to Increase Impact

The Northwest Credit Union Foundation rolls out a new website, new reporting tools, and a new vision to amplify the impact of credit unions throughout the region.

The CFPB Released Mortgage Rule Readiness Guide

The CFPB has released a Mortgage Rule Readiness Guide. The guide is designed to help financial institutions comply with new mortgage rules published in January 2013.

Advantis Credit Union Awards $50,000 in Grants to Serve At-Risk Youth, Seniors and Animals

Advantis Credit Union’s annual GROW Community Fund campaign netted 40,000 social media votes—and determined that six important causes will receive grants.

CFPB Releases Additional Financial Services Resources for Spanish-Speaking Consumers

The Consumer Financial Protection bureau has released some financial services resources for Spanish-speaking consumers. The user-friendly online resources are available on mobile devices as well.

Credit Unions Poised to Capitalize on Consumers’ Demand for Emerging Retail Products and Services

Credit unions can respond to consumer demands for next generation tools and payment forms to reframe member relationships. A CSCU whitepaper analyzing consumer research is available.

Compliance Question of the Week

Does my credit union get charged every time I ask a compliance question of the Association?

Give Retirement Plan Participants Educational Tools They’ll Actually Use

CUNA Mutual Group’s senior marketing strategist outlines practical tools for helping members plan for retirement.

Autoland to Host Lunch & Learn

Autoland, in association with the Northwest Credit Union Association, will host a Lunch & Learn for affilliated credit unions on Tuesday, Apri 12.