When a growth mindset takes root, the results can be amazing, Executive Director of CU Awareness Chris Lorence wrote Friday in Credit Union Times. Lorence says that mindset has led to the growth of the Open Your Eyes to a Credit Union® campaign.
Legislators across the Northwest are well educated about the credit union difference thanks to the robust army of advocates who joined the Northwest Credit Union Association for Credit Union Day at the Capitol events in the past three weeks.
Opal Ellyse Tomashevska of CUNA Mutual Group lives by the saying “we are blessed to be a blessing to others.” She remembers people throughout her life that were good to her "for no reason at all," and looks to do the same for the next person.
CUNA National Awards Committee announced the 2020 recipients of the Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Community Service Award, the Louise Herring Philosophy-in-Action Member Service Award, and the Desjardins Awards for Financial Education.
In recognition of his unwavering belief and work in “seeking economic justice for all consumers" the National Credit Union Foundation named Maurice R. Smith as a recipient of the 2020 Herb Wegner Memorial Outstanding Individual Achievement Award.
NCUA Chairman Rodney Hood wrote a letter to credit unions last week asking credit unions of all sizes, particularly those with 100 or more employees, to complete NCUA's Voluntary Credit Union Diversity Self-Assessment annually.
Known throughout the movement for her visionary perspective on the future role of credit unions, Wegner Award winner Teresa Freeborn’s 40-year credit union career has consistently demonstrated an uncommon commitment to collaboration.
Credit unions that participate in Small Business Administration programs or that are interested in those programs can get valuable information during a Nov. 13 webinar hosted by the SBA and NCUA, scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. (ET).
CUNA has received four additional nominations for its board elections, as of close of business Nov. 4. The deadline for nominations and seconds is Nov. 6. In contested elections, voting will begin Nov. 12 and close Dec. 18.
CUNA has received several nominations for its board elections. The deadline for nominations and seconds is Nov. 6. In contested elections, voting will begin Nov. 12 and close Dec. 18. Nomination information can be found on the CUNA Website.
Credit union loans outstanding grew 1.0% in August. Fixed-rate mortgages and unsecured personal loans led loan growth, rising 1.5%, followed by other mortgages, used auto loans, credit card loans, adjustable-rate mortgages, and new auto loans.
The Minnesota Credit Union Network is partnering with the Ohio Credit Union League to offer prize-linked savings accounts, "Bucks for Buckeyes" to Ohio credit union members, with MnCUN's TruLync providing technology management.