How Good is Your Credit Union’s Online Experience, Really?

An expert in predicting how technology changes consumer behavior pushed credit union executives into investing much more in their online presence. Rob Rubin was a featured presenter at the NWCUA/CUES Executive Summit.

Credit Union Regulatory Relief Bill Taking Shape

A federal bill calling for comprehensive regulatory relief for credit unions is in the works in Washington. Supplemental capital, member business lending and other key initiatives are part of the 35-point package.

Convention Presentation Materials Available for Download

Many of the speakers and presenters at the NWCUA’s 2012 Convention and Annual Business Meeting have made their handouts and presentation materials available for download for member credit unions.

Matz to Host Webinar Open to Entire Credit Union Industry

The NCUA will be hosting a town hall webinar on Nov. 9, 2011, to give updates and solicit discussion about a number of topics important to the credit union movement.

Northwest Credit Unions Respond to ‘Bank Transfer Day’

As Northwest credit unions continue to experience a surge in new memberships due to backlash from recent big bank fee increases, many credit unions are extending hours and outreach in response to an organic Facebook movement called “Bank Transfer Day.”

Northwest CU Leaders Gather in Bend

Northwest credit union leadership is gathered this week in Bend for regulatory updates, strategic planning and mid-year meetings.

Business Week, CUs Teach Teens about Entrepreneurship and Business

The business week programs introduce teens to business concepts, and are a valuable opportunity for credit unions to give back to the community.

Federal Legislative Week in Review

It is all interchange, interchange, interchange as state and national associations push Congress to stop the Durbin Amendment from being implemented as is. Member credit unions are being asked to use social media and mobilize their membership in the effort.