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LYNNWOOD, Washington, September 28, 2022 – Seattle Credit Union celebrated its ribbon-cutting ceremony on Friday, Sept. 23, commemorating the opening of its Lynnwood branch for the nonprofit financial cooperative. In addition to moving 1.5 miles down 196e Street Southwest, Lynnwood’s location underwent some changes, including the removal of its traditional box office line. Instead, the …

Peyton Sellers has done just about everything there is to do as a Late Model Stock Car driver. He won track championships at South Boston Speedway and Dominion Raceway, Virginia State Championships, three Virginia Late Model Triple Crowns, and two NASCAR Advance Auto Parts Weekly Series National Championships. Despite all this success, there was also …

A new credit union is coming to Century. The former Pen Air Federal Credit Union building in Century was sold to All In Credit Union, which has 28 branches in Alabama and Florida. Pen Air members will be able to use the All In Century branch to transact on their existing accounts in a face-to-face …

While the blazing housing market and soaring gasoline prices have dominated the news cycle recently, nearly every aspect of the economy has been impacted by recent events. Consumer goods are no exception. Overall prices have risen 8.3% over the past year and families are feeling the pinch. Nearly 9 in 10 Americans say they have …

PORTLAND, Ore. (KTVZ) — To help Oregonians and Washingtonians get the most out of their food budgets, OnPoint Community Credit Union has partnered with Fred Meyer Stores to share a list of smart shopping tips to help people in local communities save on groceries and reduce food waste. “It’s no secret that food prices are …

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Many lives in western North Carolina changed on August 15, 2021, especially in the communities of Canton and Cruso. The falling rain caused anxiety and nerves, but on the evening of August 17, residents, businesses and the city of Guangzhou lost almost everything due to the force of the water. “In the hours following the …

A new criminal target. Credit unions are under constant pressure to prevent fraud, and the latest threat comes from the world of cryptocurrency and blockchain. For new insiders, crypto is a digital currency designed to function as a medium of exchange – buying, selling, and transferring – through a computer network. Crypto has been around …

JACKSONVILLE, Florida. – VyStar Credit Union presented a donation of $17,500 to Family Support Services on Friday, August 19, in support of the Packs4Jax program which prepares children for foster care, parental care and prevention programs for the new school year. “VyStar believes that one of the surest ways to build strong communities is to …

Note that the government has suspended all federally held student loan repayments until the end of 2022, with no interest to be charged during this time and no loans to be held past due or in default. * * * While federal student loans should be your first stop when borrowing for school, they don’t …

Source: Shutterstock Over the past few years, all of us in the industry have done a lot of pivoting, professionally and personally (in some cases it was more like pirouettes – the ballet term for a series of 360 degree spins performed while balancing on the toes of the body). ‘a foot). For me personally, …

Wisconsin state flag. (Source: Adobe Stock) Nine months after announcing plans to merge, DeForest, Wis.-based credit union Heritage on Wednesday completed its final stage of merger with Wausau, Wis.-based credit union Connexus. After the merger was completed, Connexus’ asset size grew to $4.9 billion and now has over 430,000 members. Last November, the credit unions …

Update: The rate has since dropped to 3.75% APY as of 8/16/22, and they have also stopped accepting applications from people joining through an EFCU Financial Foundation or Louisiana Wildlife Federation membership. I hope some people are interested. Thanks to reader Hugo for the warning. Original post: EFCU Financial Federal Credit Union has higher certificate …

Source: Shutterstock. Clarion Federal Credit Union recently changed its name to Top Tier Federal Credit Union. “As the credit union continues to grow and expand across 13 counties in northwestern Pennsylvania, the decision was made to update the credit union’s name to align with strategic goals long-term,” the Clarion, Pennsylvania-based financial cooperative announced on social …

When UW Credit Union decided last year it was going to cut its overdraft fees, it caught the attention of other banks and officials in Washington, D.C. UW Credit Union CEO Paul Kundert was called before the House Financial Services Committee to talk about the impact of this change on the credit union. “It gave …

mike roark Dallas-based Neighborhood Credit Union officials announced Monday that their senior vice president of loans and collections, Mike Roark, died after battling an illness. He was 65 years old. According to a statement from the credit union, Roark had been with Neighborhood since 2012. “Mike Roark was an amazing man and a leader for …

Source: Adobe Stock Member engagement has never been more critical, especially as we head into an uncertain economy. Lending and consumer spending are slowing, and credit unions could soon find themselves in a post-apocalyptic Thunderdome, battling big banks and digital disruptors to keep and attract members. (Welcome to the Thunderdome.) OK, there may be no …

Main advantages Personal loans Alliant Credit Union personal loans are available to established members, meaning those who have been members for at least 90 days. Alliant offers personal loans ranging from $1,000 to $50,000, with terms up to 60 months. APRs vary a bit, but they can be just as low for qualified applicants. Personal …

Many or all of the products here come from our partners who pay us a commission. That’s how you make money. But our editorial integrity ensures that the opinions of our experts are not influenced by compensation. Conditions may apply to the offers listed on this page. A Consumers Credit Union personal loan is ideal …

United States Courthouse for the Southern District of New York. (Source: Shutterstock) A federal judge in New York has dismissed a $4.2 billion restitution claim from the Municipal Credit Union to recover its legal and investigative costs involving its former board chair, Sylvia Ash, who was found guilty of obstructing justice and making false statements …

Open the audio article player By Citizen staff | on August 05, 2022 (Courtesy of sports funders) The Virginia Credit Union Moonlight Ride will take place with 3-mile and 8-mile rides through the Northside of Richmond and Henrico on August 5. Both events will kick off at Sports Backers Stadium on Ashe Boulevard next to …

Source: Shutterstock. A Nebraska judge has upheld a decision by the Nebraska Department of Banking and Finance to deny a bid to acquire $369 million Premier Bank in Omaha from the $7.9 billion GreenState Credit Union in North Liberty. , Iowa. Premier Bank appealed the NDBF’s decision to Lancaster County District Court Judge Ryan S. …

Source: Shutterstock. While many American workers have won record pay increases of up to 4.8% on average or more, it hasn’t been enough to stay ahead of the current inflation rate of 9, 1%. But that hasn’t been a problem for the leaders of the credit unions. According to the CUES Compensation Survey released last …

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. Alliant Credit Union is an online credit union that offers a full range of products and services. It provides a competitive APY on its savings account and offers many options for personal …

What types of mortgages does PenFed Credit Union offer? Borrowers looking to buy a home, refinance a mortgage, or tap into equity will find many options, including: Conventional fixed rate loans. Adjustable rate mortgages. VA loans, including “streamlined” refinancing. Power Buyer program combining pre-approval and price lock-in. Advantage program for the purchase of a first …

What mortgage does Navy Federal Credit Union offer? Navy Federal Credit Union offers VA home loans, adjustable rate mortgages, and conventional fixed rate mortgages, all with no private mortgage insurance required. One of its specialty products is the Military Choice Loan, which is available to eligible military members and veterans. This mortgage requires no down …

A class action lawsuit filed by Affinity Credit Union accuses Apple of illegally profiting from Apple Pay by limiting users’ ability to use other payment options. IOWA, USA — An Iowa credit union is suing Apple for violating antitrust laws over the company’s Apple Pay feature. A class action lawsuit brought by Affinity Credit Union …

Invest in fintech. (Source: Shutterstock) Three existing partner credit unions of Troy, Michigan-based CUSO Mahalo Banking led a $20 million financing round for CUSO that closed in July, Mahalo announced Tuesday. The three investors were Superior Credit Union ($1.4 billion, Lima, Ohio), Park Community Credit Union ($1.2 billion, Louisville, Ky.) and Dover Federal Credit Union …

DDecentralized finance (or DeFi) was originally meant to cut out the middleman like a bank or credit union, but Mountain America Credit Union wants in. “Some may fear that the goal of DeFi is to end the traditional reliance on a central financial operations hub,” reads the recent Mountain America white paper. But Mountain America …

Data has always been an important asset, but today it is indispensable. Understanding new consumer attitudes and behaviors and controlling the use of this data – the psychographic information currently being disseminated across your many systems and platforms – is key to anchoring your operation as a nexus of community commerce. Your institution and the …

Source: Shutterstock The old identity verification frontier lives in a world of centralized services. When consumers want something, they have to go through an intermediary who, among other things, authenticates the consumer’s legitimacy, financial health, and other relevant characteristics. The third iteration of the Internet, Web3, upends this paradigm. Characterized by open-source technology, Web3 will …

Source: Shutterstock Most credit unions are eager to put their data to work – and when done right, it can definitely work magic. But first, a credit union must work for data. “Working for data” means more than integrating it into an analytics platform. In order to work its magic, steps must be taken to …

After a frustrating year of trying to find and place candidates amid the turmoil of the Great Resignation, recruiters and hiring managers say they’re exhausted – and some point to over-demanding and fickleness young candidates as a main source of tension. These job seekers are contributing a heavy burden: Nearly a third of recruiters reported …

Source: Adobe Stock The current job market has left many businesses in all industries severely understaffed. Much of the reaction to labor shortages has focused on service industries, where shortages are most apparent and their effects most evident, but financial services have also been hit by the labor market. tense work. According to the US …

Alliant Credit Union is a 100% digital credit union that has been around for 85 years and has several hundred thousand members across the United States. They are insured by NCUA charter number 67955 so your funds are protected, just as they would be if it were a bank and FDIC insurance. What is most …

Former NASCUS President and CEO Lucy Ito becomes interim CEO of Orange County Credit Union. Lucy Ito has put her retirement on hold to serve as interim CEO of the $2.4 billion Orange County Credit Union in Santa Ana, Calif., the board said Monday in a prepared statement. . She succeeds Shruti Miyashiro, who leaves …

THE BET Cooperative Credit Union Limited ended the last fiscal year with financial investments totaling $16.1 million.This was one of the highlights told to members at their Annual General Meeting held recently. The board, led by chairman Felton Burton, revealed that the financial investments were spread across a portfolio of 14 separate investments across six …

SPACE COAST DAILY TV SPECIAL PRESENTATION VIDEO ABOVE: Launch Credit Union’s fraud manager talks to Space Coast Daily’s Karina Connor BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – In today’s high-tech world, it’s essential that everyone takes steps to protect their confidential information from scammers. Launch Credit Union’s fraud manager recently visited Space Coast Daily’s Karina Connor to share …

Image via Benchmark Federal Credit Union. If you think you could never be scammed, think again. Bad actors continue to evolve their methods to achieve their nefarious goals. Benchmark Federal Credit Union is seeing an alarming increase in scams targeting people of all ages and backgrounds, including savvy job seekers looking to work from home. …

Source: Zapp2Photo/Shutterstock. Successful credit unions are constantly embracing new economic trends that are significantly transforming the industry. Today, members of all generations prefer fast, low-friction transactions and the ability to pass the credit approval process, forcing credit unions to view members as more than a credit score. traditional credit. Retaining and attracting new members in …

You have many options for getting a mortgage, and it’s not just the big lenders or the regional banks. Credit unions are also increasing their participation in the mortgage market. Not only do credit unions offer competitive loan terms and a more personalized customer service experience, but they also present more flexible loan criteria in …

Credit unions and fintech lenders may seem strange, but in recent years they have formed successful partnerships. Online lenders have grown like wildfire and along the way have sold their loans to many credit unions who see the value in diversifying their balance sheets and gaining access to loan products and programs. which could be …

Teachers Federal Credit Union was my first bank account (OK, technically it’s a credit union). I grew up in Stony Brook on Long Island and my mother worked for the school district, so as financially savvy individuals, we opted for our local credit union. Teachers Federal Credit Union had a branch near us and I …

Source: Adobe Stock. Despite continued uncertainty about the future of the COVID-19 pandemic, credit union groups are moving forward with plans for many in-person conferences in 2022. Here’s a look at what’s been planned so far for the year, listed alphabetically by group name, along with links to conference registration pages when available. CU time …

INDIALANTIC, Florida. – A man suspected of robbing a Space Coast Credit Union in Indialantic was arrested on Wednesday, according to the Indialantic Police Department. Juan Antonio Rodriguez Gonzalez, 34, is accused of robbing the bank on Tuesday morning. [TRENDING: Disney’s Cirque du Soleil show offers Florida resident ticket deal | Merritt Island girl struck …

By Josh Liberatore (June 8, 2022, 2:28 p.m. EDT) – A credit union seeking to cover millions in embezzled funds has sued its fidelity bond insurers in federal court in Georgia, alleging that the insurers secretly altered the policy wording to escape “substantially any catastrophic loss” coverage without executing the changes by their underwriter or …

(Photo: Shutterstock) New research reveals how financial attitudes influence consumers who tend to seek investment advice and those who tend to avoid it, providing new insights for finance professionals and researchers on how to help people with different attitudes towards money to evaluate investment advice. “The Money Scripts Related to the Use and Trust of …

Source: Shutterstock. All financial institutions, especially credit unions, provide valuable services. Verifying, or if you prefer, sharing draft accounts, has value, but they’re ubiquitous, so consumers no longer recognize their value. Credit unions have done this to themselves by traditionally offering free checks. We don’t recognize the value of trading accounts, so how (or why) …

NCUA Headquarters, Washington, D.C. Three former credit union employees, including a CEO who stole millions from an Arizona credit union, have been barred from participating in the business of any insured financial institution, the NCUA announced Tuesday. Susan Irene Romero is set to begin her 26-month federal prison sentence on June 24 after pleading guilty …

Source: Shutterstock Data is generated by every credit union transaction that occurs, and proper analysis of this data can lead to many positive outcomes for credit unions, including the ability to gain new insights into member behavior. and improving the member experience, increasing product usage and revenue, and the ability to identify new lending opportunities. …

Zest AI software now provides better and faster access to credit to nearly 2.5 million credit union members across the Sunshine State LOS ANGELES, May 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — MIDFLORIDA Credit Union, one of the largest credit unions in Florida with over $6 billion assets, today announced its partnership with Zest AI, a leader in …

Source: Shutterstock. Some might say that a Colorado credit union’s new brand has a lot of pizzazz. And that was the whole point of the recent renaming of the former $457 million Denver Community Credit Union to Zing Credit Union. Merriam Webster’s Dictionary defines zing as a noun with its No. 1 entry as “a …

VyStar Credit Union customers cannot access their accounts online or through its mobile app due to an outage, according to the credit union’s website. VyStar customers are also experiencing delays with online transfers dating back to Sunday. On Sunday evening, VyStar posted on Twitter that it was working on upgrading its systems and that customers …

Source: Shutterstock. The Navy Federal Credit Union and the Cybercrime Support Network have formed a new partnership to protect members from outside cybercriminals, including those who pretend to be Navy Federal employees to gain access to member accounts to steal money. ‘silver. But the nation’s largest credit union recently had two cases in which real …

ASHWAUBENON, Wis. (WFRV) – As the weather warms, outdoor activities are blooming in northeastern Wisconsin. In Ashwaubenon, bands are scheduled to play at Capital Credit Union Park and some concert tickets will go on sale this Friday. According to a statement, two different outdoor concerts are planned in the park. First gig According to a …

Source: Adobe Stock Shame can take many forms. There’s fat-shaming, single-shaming, and the shaming of those who choose to be a little more promiscuous than us. We shame men for not being “manly enough” and women for deciding not to have children or for deciding to be stay-at-home moms. People who are “too shy”, who …

CLIENTS of a Warrington-based credit union that went bankrupt have been reassured that their funds are safe. Members have been informed that the North East Warrington Credit Union (NEWCU) has entered into voluntary liquidation after more than 25 years. Following the decision to close the business, which has an office on Cinnamon Lane in Fearnhead, …

Image: Shutterstock. What Makes a Good Credit Union CEO? The answer isn’t as simple as you might think – it’s not just about having the right skills or experience. As with any business, a CEO must have the necessary technical expertise and understanding of the business in question. But beyond that, what really sets them …

Matthew McConaughey is more than an Oscar-winning actor. He is the “Minister of Culture” of the University of Texas. He is a professor at UT and a best-selling author. And he is a co-owner of Austin FC, the Major League Soccer team. But did you know that the Austin celebrity also invests in startups? McConaughey …

MEMBERS of the North East Warrington Credit Union which has closed due to bad debts are reassured by the administrators that their money is safe. The Members Committee of North East Warrington Credit Union (NEWCU) Limited yesterday (May 4) decided to place the company in administration by appointing Mike Dillon and Andrew Poxon of Leonard …

ONE of Warrington’s oldest credit unions has closed – due to bad debt accumulated by some of its members. North East Warrington Credit Union (NEWCU), based at Telfer House in Cinnamon Lane, Fearnhead is in the process of notifying the Financial Services Authority (FSA) that it is no longer trading.A spokesperson said today: ‘It’s not …

Source: Shutterstock. As of May 1, Robins Financial Credit Union ($4 billion in assets, 243,050 members) in Warner Robins, Georgia, eliminated its Non-Sufficient Funds (NSF) — a move that credit union officials say , will save members $5 million each year. According to a statement from Robins Financial, the credit union will continue to offer …

Source: Shutterstock. In letters to House and Senate committees, the CUNA and 50 credit union leagues argued that the CFPB was not fulfilling its mission “to make consumer financial markets work for consumers” because its leaders do not take the time to hear the concerns or priorities of credit unions and other financial institutions that …

Now Credit Union CLEVR Money, the credit union of Preston, Blackpool, Fylde, Wyre and Lancaster, has warned of the financial disaster many could face if they resorted to high interest loans. The warning comes as the Credit Union, a nonprofit with some 5,000 members, reported receiving a growing number of loan applications. Register to our …

Source: Rawpixel.com/Shutterstock The “great wealth transfer” is approaching, with projections calling for more than $84 trillion in assets to be transferred to heirs or donated to charities over the next few decades. Advisors are currently talking with clients and their families about their goals as this transfer approaches, but there are key generational differences that …

The organization, which offers savings and loans and helps people avoid loan sharks and high-interest payday loans, has a number of open seats both on the board and in various committees. David Owen, the credit union’s new president, has called for new directors and non-executive advisers to join its board. Councilor Owen said, “I am …

Announcing the new CEO of the credit union. (Source: Shutterstock) In January 2023, Ken Senus will become the Chairman and CEO of the nation’s first credit union, St. Mary’s Bank in Manchester, NH He will succeed Ronald H. Covey Jr., who announced at the credit union‘s annual meeting on April 13 that he plans to …

Photo: Jirsak/Shutterstock Stephen Owen will become chairman and CEO of the $2.1 billion First Entertainment Credit Union in Hollywood, Calif., the board announced last week. He will succeed Charles Bruen, who was named interim CEO in February after replacing Lisa Landt, who served as CEO of First Entertainment from 2020 to the end of last …

Blackpool solicitor and adviser David Owen left his deputy role to lead the board of the organization which helps people save and stay away from loan sharks, while the banker at retired Philip Owen was appointed Treasurer. Councilor David Owen, who was a representative on Blackpool Borough Council for 43 years, has been a member …

Source: Shutterstock. Big things are happening for a credit union in a small town in central Georgia. Robins Financial Credit Union, located in Warner Robins, Georgia, became the latest credit union to reach $4 billion in assets this year. In a statement released by the credit union on Wednesday, the asset milestone was reached as …

USF Federal Credit Union (USF FCU) opened in Odessa. “The Odessa/Land O’ Lakes/Lutz region is growing by leaps and bounds,” said Bill Steiger, director of brand strategy and marketing communications for USF FCU. “We thought it was a perfect place to open a branch and enter this market.” USF FCU was founded in 1959 by …

Source: Adobe Stock. As EV sales buzz, CU Direct is bundling a feature that will make it easier for credit unions to participate in buyer loans from Tesla, the largest maker of electric vehicles. Bob Child, chief operating officer at CU Direct, said Irvine, Calif.-based CUSO expects a system to work later this year that …

WEST ROCKHILL — For newborns and their moms, the first hours and days together mean everything. Now, thanks to the generosity of the American Heritage Credit Union, caregivers at Grand View Health can help mothers and babies form deeper bonds from day one. The credit union has donated more than $60,000 over the past two …

Are you one of those people who likes to bring a lawn chair for concerts at the MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheater? You can save quite a bit of money if you relax on the lawn instead of being in one of those assigned seats under the roof. In fact, just a few weeks ago we …

Source: Shutterstock. The $305 million Marshall Community Credit Union in Marshall, Mich., has named Corrie Rozell as president and CEO. Rozell, who has served as interim CEO since January, took over from former CEO Heather Luciani, who is now chief strategy officer for the $1.4 billion Honor Credit Union in Berrien Springs, Michigan. Corrie Rozel …

Spire Credit Union managing director Dan Stoltz is also the institution’s chief business evangelist, graciously visiting customers in Spire’s blue 1952 Ford pickup truck. Stoltz, 62, meets and greets at St. Paul Saints games, client and small business home improvement projects, Salvation Army events and other community fundraisers. Since 2011, he has starred with real …

Spire Credit Union managing director Dan Stoltz is also the institution’s chief business evangelist, graciously visiting customers in Spire’s blue 1952 Ford pickup truck. Stoltz, 62, meets and greets at St. Paul Saints games, client and small business home improvement projects, Salvation Army events and other community fundraisers. Since 2011, he has starred with real …

Source: Shutterstock Credit unions have always distinguished themselves from their corporate competitors by emphasizing the sense of purpose and the member. Organizations that don’t focus on a sense of purpose will not survive. Economic realities and technology are constantly changing the business landscape. If you don’t use new technologies today, you risk being defined as …

New York, headquarters of the Municipal Credit Union. Source: Shutterstock Dear Editor: As for Peter Strozniak’s March 7 article, “A New Beginning for MCU with a New Board, Leadership Team, and Oversight Committee,” all of us at Municipal Credit Union appreciate the coverage. While I’m the only MCU person named in this article — and …

Source: Shutterstock. It may be inconceivable for the wealthy class, but there are actually very good reasons not to raise interest rates quickly or dramatically. Yes, inflation is worrisome, Ukraine is burning, and Covid-19 still threatens to disrupt supply chains. However, the reality facing many Americans — if not low-income and middle-class workers around the …

Source: Shutterstock You might not feel it yet, but if you’re an American homeowner, you’re probably a little richer after the skyrocketing rise in house prices last year. But how do you tap into your new found wealth? And should you? US homeowners gained an average of $55,300 of their home’s value (minus their mortgage) …

Financial and professional advisors recognized for guiding defense communities towards financial well-being ARLINGTON, Virginia, March 22, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Association of Defense Communities (ADC), in conjunction with the Navy Federal Credit Union, recognized the inaugural winners of the Guidepost Awards last week at the National Defense Communities Summit in Arlington, Illinois. Virginia. The Guidepost Awards is …

Jason Osterhage Jason Osterhage, 45, has been named president and CEO of the $4.4 billion Teachers Credit Union, Indiana’s largest financial cooperative, announced Tuesday. He succeeds Waylon Peterson, who was named interim CEO in March 2021 following the retirement of Paul Marsh, who joined the South Bend, Ind.-based TCU. in 1989 as an intern and …

PORTLAND, Ore. (KTVZ) – After a period of record low interest rates, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), which is the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy governing body, yesterday announced an increase of 0, 25% in rates, the first quarter-point increase since 2018. The Federal Reserve’s increase comes as the country sees the highest inflation in …

Source: Adobe Stock The day Russia invaded Ukraine, we started contacting Ukrainian credit unions, WOCCU leaders and other credit union-related organizations with possible ties to Ukraine or Russia for comments on the status of credit unions in this region of the world. We understand that our audience of credit union executives is incredibly focused on …

First Tech Federal Credit Union promises fast personal loans, which can come in handy in an emergency. You can get a personalized rate on a two-year loan “in 30 seconds or less,” according to the lender. Your credit doesn’t have to be perfect to qualify for a personal loan. First Tech specifies that it has …

Although PenFed Credit Union – officially Pentagon Federal Credit Union – serves members of the armed forces, military associations, veterans and retirees, and their families, a military connection is not required to become a member. The credit union offers personal loans to eligible members and eligible co-borrowers in all 50 states, as well as Guam, …

If you need money fast, Alliant Credit Union typically provides same day online personal loans between $1,000 and $50,000. The $14 billion Chicago-based credit union, founded in 1935, is one of the largest in the country, with 600,000 members. In addition to personal loans, Alliant offers home and auto loans, credit cards, checking and savings …

WALTHAM, MA – The RTN Federal Credit Union of Waltham and the RTN GoodWorks Foundation recently hosted a two-part virtual series on “Money Management” and “Saving and Investment Basics” for students at Waltham High School Business Club and students from eighth year of Our Lady Academy. A total of 76 students, aged 12 to 18, …

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Source: Shutterstock There are two things Gen Z tends to expect from their service providers: digital ease of use and values ​​that match their own. Wall Street’s heightened cynicism and concerns about privacy, environmental and business practices have led young consumers to seek other options. In light of these trends, credit unions, with their member-owned …

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. Navy Federal Credit Union offers several standard certificates, with terms ranging from three months to seven years. Stock certificates are the credit union equivalent of certificates of deposit (CDs) found in banks. …

Live Nation brought it back. It’s been so long since we’ve been to a concert that you may have forgotten that they offer a season pass for shows at the MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheater in Tampa. It’s back and it goes on sale tomorrow (March 2) at 1 p.m. You only have until March 15 …

Live Nation brought it back. It’s been so long since we’ve been to a concert that you may have forgotten that they offer a season pass for shows at the MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheater in Tampa. It’s back and it goes on sale tomorrow (March 2) at 1 p.m. You only have until March 15 …

The Navy Federal Credit Union offers a basic savings account option, the Shared Savings Account. Active duty military, veterans, their families, and Department of Defense personnel can join the credit union by making a $5 refundable deposit into the savings account. Navy Federal pays an annual percentage yield (APY) well above the national average, and …

Source: Callahan peer-to-peer analysis Credit union stock balances rose 12.7% in calendar year 2021, topping $1.8 trillion for the first time in the fourth quarter and more than double industry totals from to ten years ago. Still, deposit growth has slowed from pandemic peaks. Equity balances rose 2.4% quarter-over-quarter, which was above the historical norm, …

New digital banking platform will support credit union’s drive to embrace current and future fintech innovations PLANO, TX, February 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Alkami Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALKT) (“Alkami”), a cloud-based leader digital banking solutions provider for banks and credit unions in the United States, today announced that Texans Credit Union implements the Alkami platform …

Hanscom Federal Credit Union in Bedford, Massachusetts, has chosen Peter Rice as its new president and CEO. Rice, who until recently was senior vice president and director of banking at the Workers Credit Union, succeeds David Sprague, who announced his retirement in December. Sprague led the $1.8 billion asset organization for 25 years. He will …

The Pentagon Federal Credit Union, widely known as PenFed, provides borrowers with access to many types of mortgages: conventional, variable rate, jumbo and Department of Veterans Affairs, as well as refinance loans and home equity lines of credit. The financial institution, which serves 2.5 million members, was established in 1935 and is based in McLean, …

MOUNT PLEASANT, WI — A Chicago woman has been charged with cashing bad checks at a Landmark Credit Union in Mount Pleasant, according to a Journal Times report. Tabitha A Phelps, 45, was charged in Racine County Court with fraud against a financial institution, four counts of impersonation and four counts of forgery, according to …

MOUNT PLEASANT – A Chicago woman allegedly defrauded Landmark Credit Union out of $11,400. Tabitha A. Phelps, 45, was charged with four counts of forgery, one count of theft of personal identity for profit and another count of fraud against a financial institution between $10,000 and $100,000. According to a criminal complaint: On December 9, …

GOSHEN — Interra Credit Union has purchased a new branch at 4330 Elkhart Road, Goshen. The branch is located off US 33 in Dunlap’s main shopping area which includes Kohl’s, Target, Meijer and other retail stores. Along with the opening of this branch, Interra will close the existing Peddlers Crossing facility and transfer the team …

NFCU is not your only option when it comes to getting a personal loan. Here are some similar personal lenders and how they compare: Navy Federal Credit Union vs. USAA USAA is another credit union that caters to veterans and military. However, its loan amounts do not compare well to those of the NFCU. For …

Midlands-based Penny Post Credit Union has expanded after joining forces with Manchester-based Voyager Alliance Credit Union. With a combined membership of 19,500 members, savings of £47.6m and a loan portfolio of £21.4m, the new Penny Post Group will be one of the largest credit unions in the Kingdom -United. Penny Post has exclusively served members …

The Penny Post Credit Union website The new Penny Post Group, based in Wolverhampton, will have 19,500 members, accumulated savings of £47.6m and a loan book of around £21.4m. It will be one of the largest credit unions in the UK. For 26 years, Penny Post has exclusively served members of the Royal Mail family, …

Jonathan Oliver (left), president and CEO of San Francisco Federal Credit Union greets Alex Casillas (right), former CEO of My Credit Union. (Credit: FCU of San Francisco) My Credit Union, based in Redwood City, Calif., has officially merged with the San Francisco Federal Credit Union, according to a statement released Tuesday. My Credit Union ($37 …

February 1, 2022 5:37 p.m. Job : February 1, 2022 5:37 p.m. BENTON CITY, Wash. — A local animal shelter has received a $10,000 donation from Numerica’s “Give Where You Live” program to help complete its new building. The Pit Bull Pen Rescue is located in Benton City but serves all of eastern Washington and …

Source: Adobe Stock “Flexible” is not a word often attributed to the financial services industry. Strict regulations, policies and underwriting rules mean that credit unions often cannot adapt to member needs as easily as they would like. But when it comes to making staff and services available when, where and how members want them, credit …

Clockwise from top left: NCUA’s Rodney Hood, CMFG Ventures’ Brian Kaas, Goalsetter’s Tanya Van Court, CUNA Mutual Group’s Carlos Molina and Visions FCU’s Tyrone Muse participate in a webinar of the Fintech Forum on January 25. Fintechs are not competitors of credit unions – they are essential partners who can help credit unions reach the …

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Scienaptic AI, the world leader in AI-based credit decision platforms, today announced that Texas Bay Credit Union has chosen its credit decision platform. The collaboration will help the credit union make stronger lending decisions and improve the member experience. Texas Bay Credit Union was established in 1936 with a mission to be a …