SALT LAKE CITY (4/7/16)--Consider this: Facebook is a $236 billion company, and it offers no original content. The rental website AirBnB is capitalized at $10 billion and doesn’t own an inch of real estate. Uber is worth $40 billion and doesn’t own a single vehicle.
SALT LAKE CITY (4/8/16)--Consumers want to get their payment tools from their financial institutions, said CO-OP Financial Services’ Caroline Willard, during the final day of the 2016 CUNA Payments Roundtable in Salt Lake City Thursday.
SALT LAKE CITY (4/6/16)--The age of data analytics has raised the bar for credit unions, whose members expect a celebrity-like experience, explained Peter Nohelty, chief technology officer, Royal CU, Eau Claire, Wis., during his presentation at the 2016 CUNA Data Analytics Roundtable.
SALT LAKE CITY (4/6/16)--Ben Morales, chief information officer of WSECU, Olympia, Wash., shared his credit union’s experiences in developing business data analytics capability during the 2016 CUNA Data Analytics Roundtable in Salt Lake City Tuesday.
SALT LAKE CITY (4/5/16)--John Best, president/CEO of Best Innovation Group, likened the data analytics space to the “Wild West” during the 2016 CUNA Data Analytics Roundtable, held through today in Salt Lake City. And credit unions must adopt some of the same traits that helped the pioneers settle and tame the Wild West, Best said.
SALT LAKE CITY (4/5/16)--If credit unions are to position themselves as disruptors in the data analytics space, it will take a collaborative effort, two experts advised at Monday’s 2016 CUNA Data Analytics Roundtable in Salt Lake City.
It is imperative that Congress take action to eliminate the negative consequences of last year’s changes to the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, CUNA wrote to a House subcommittee conducting a TCPA hearing Thursday.
CUNA Chief Advocacy Officer Ryan Donovan discusses this week's congressional activities, as well as advocacy strategies for the CFPB's short-term, small-dollar loan proposal in this week's Advocacy Update video.
Thursday’s hearing on the Telephone Consumer Protection Act will be a good first step toward highlighting ways to modernize the act, CUNA believes. CUNA has expressed a number of concerns with a TCPA ruling made in July 2015.