As the event’s lead sponsor, the Credit Unions of Rhode Island brought the consumer awareness campaign BetterValues. Better Banking. to thousands of attendees at the Credit Union High School Basketball Championships this past weekend.
Hosted by CUNA Technology Council and CUNA Operations, Sales and Service Council, the CUNA CIO/COO forum brings together credit union executives to explore the major trends and issues affecting their roles.
As safety officials worked around the clock monitoring the Oroville Dam in Northern California from Sunday to Monday, CEO John Cassidy and his team at Sierra Central CU were also in emergency-response mode making sure the credit union’s network was operating properly to serve members.
CUNA Strategic Services has entered into a strategic alliance with Vidyo, a provider of video communications and collaboration, to help credit unions discover the value of Vidyo’s customized, scalable video solutions.
Designed around the Stanford Bank Game, the CUNA Financial Management School, set for July 30-Aug. 3, lets credit union professionals practice real-world financial management scenarios and develop a hands-on understanding of fiscal leadership.
Maine credit unions raised a record $674,193.48 during the Maine Credit Union League’s 2016 Ending Hunger Campaign, the league announced Tuesday. The funds will help to purchase more than 2.7 million meals for hungry Mainers.
CUNA will host a new event, CUNA Governance, Risk Management & Compliance Institute, Oct. 2-4, in Denver. Created in partnership with Rochdale Paragon Group, the institute offers a credit union-specific education in GRC, a popular business philosophy that integrates and unifies governance, risk management and compliance.
The discussion boards on CUNA’s Compliance Community featured an interesting discussion last week: what is the difference between the terms “share draft” and “checking account”? The correct use is important since credit unions pay dividends, not interest.