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CU System briefs (4/29/15)

April 29, 2015

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (4/29/15)--The League of Southeastern Credit Unions is launching a new series of 15-minute monthly webinars for teens and young adults. Thursday's "Cash Hash" forum offers financial tips and aims to increase credit union awareness. The first webinar will be at 5:30 p.m. (ET) Thursday on the top seven things that people waste money on and how to avoid them. Attendees can register online ...

RAPID CITY, S.D. (4/29/15)--Sherman "Duane" Ellingson, former president of Black Hills FCU, Rapid City, S.D., died April 26. He was 86 (Rapid City Journal April 28). Ellingson began his credit union career as manager of Benson County Co-op CU, Benson, Minn. In 1969, he moved Rapid City, where he became president of Black Hills FCU. His work with credit unions included serving on the boards of directors for Corporate Central CU and the South Dakota Credit Union League. Ellingson retired from Black Hills FCU in 1983, and in 2007, the credit union honored him and his family by dedicating the Ellingson Boardroom at its corporate offices. In 2008, he was inducted into the Mid-America Credit Union Hall of Fame for his contribution to the credit union movement in the Dakotas ...