The National Credit Union Foundation’s board of directors has approved nine new Biz Kid$ Financial Education Grants for 2018-2019, totaling $53,100. These grants are distributed to encourage credit union organizations to use Biz Kid$ and its curriculum to improve students’ financial well-being.
The 2018 CUNA Cybersecurity eSchool with NASCUS will feature four live sessions from Nov. 11 through Dec. 18. It will also feature recorded content from the 2018 CUNA Cybersecurity Conference with NASCUS.
Eighty-five graduates of the 2018 CUNA Management School, held July 15-25 in Madison, Wis., earned their Certified Credit Union Executive (CCUE) designations. Awarded upon completion of all three years of the school, the designation signifies full knowledge of and preparedness for credit union leadership.
Dates are set for the 2019 CUNA Volunteer Conference in alliance with the Caribbean Confederation of Credit Unions (CCCU). From Jan. 13 to 16 in Montego Bay, Jamaica, attendees will become more informed about their role and potential impact as credit union board and supervisory committee members.
CUNA Creating Member Loyalty member credit unions made the list of credit unions recognized on Forbes’ The Best Banks And Credit Unions in Every State. Forbes partnered with market research firm, Statista, to survey and gauge member and customer satisfaction rates from more than 25,000 individuals.
The CUNA Enterprise Risk Management Certification School will be held Dec. 3-5 in Las Vegas. Attendees will learn the fundamentals of enterprise risk management and a comprehensive framework for identifying, assessing and responding to risk.
As the summer youth employment season comes to a close, the America Saves for Young Workers program has engaged almost 61,000 young people ages 16 to 22 in learning to set goals and save automatically through direct deposit. This is the largest number of young participants in the program’s history.
CUNA Mutual Group's ninth annual, day-long Discovery Conference Thursday brought together innovation experts and credit union leaders to help credit unions prepare for upcoming 2019 strategic planning sessions. The conference is now available on-demand, at no cost, until Feb. 28, 2019.
Credit unions can expect U.S. economic growth to remain above historical averages through the end of 2019, CUNA Mutual Group’s Director and Chief Economist Steven Rick told attendees at CUNA Mutual Group’s ninth annual Discovery Conference Thursday.
Forty-one credit union professionals recently completed their third year of instruction at CUNA Business Lending Certification School to achieve their Credit Union Business Lending Professional (CUBLP) designation.