This month, CUNA News highlights innovations and developments in technology, including artificial intelligence, digital wallets, cryptocurrency, cybersecurity solutions, and attracting and retaining top tech talent. Stay tuned later in the month for coverage from Finovate Fall and the 2021 CUNA Technology Council Virtual Conference.
We also want to share how you and your credit unions take advantage of technology. Using the form on this page, tell us about a new technology or enhancement your credit union has implemented, how it has benefitted your institution, what technology holds the most promise for credit unions, and advice you’d offer other technology leaders.
Cybersecurity ‘takes a village’
CUNA Technology Council Professional of the Year days keeping her CU safe is an organization-wide effort.
Using technology to support humanity
Emerging technology offers the potential to solve human problems at a large scale.
Trends & takeaways from FinovateFall
Data science, SMB solutions take center stage at the fintech event.
The new realities of life up front
Member-facing staff face new challenges—and opportunities, panelists say.
‘Points are fun’
A conversation with a millennial on personal finance.
Member service in the age of digital transformation
Fintechs are raising the bar on the consumer experience, says consultant Mark Sievewright.
Educating boards on cybersecurity
Snapshots, presentations, and reports among the ways IT professionals provide information.
‘Deputize’ members in fraud fight
Combine security advice with your financial wellness tools and information.
Cybersecurity requires multifaceted approach
Technologists offer insights on developing in-house expertise and working with external providers.
‘IT feels like home’
Emily Jannereth found a natural progression from zoology to technology.
‘We work with what we have’
Resources to acquire and implement technology remain a challenge for small credit unions.
Tech talent is a strategic need
Pandemic and increased investments in technology drive credit unions seeking technology-focused staff.
DeFi: A buzzword with a bite?
Like cryptocurrency, decentralized finance aims to upend the traditional banking model.
The AI imperative
Artificial intelligence allows small credit unions to stay competitive and relevant.
Digital wallet key to future relevance
Adoption rates increased during pandemic as consumers sought out safe, touchless payment options.
Why you should build the systems you need
Innovations in hardware, software, and processes create new opportunities.
Ignore cryptocurrency at your peril
Focus on opportunities to counter the long-term market share challenges of disruptors like PayPal.
Just ask Royce
University Credit Union’s artificial intelligence bot provides members assistance.
Consumers moving toward cryptocurrency
Digital currencies are becoming more mainstream, says technologist John Best.
In-house ethical hacking team provides a three-pronged defense against cyberattacks.
PODCAST: Build your own systems
Through innovations in technology, “it makes more sense than ever.”