Archive Links

Consumer Archive
CU System Archive
Market Archive
Products Archive
Washington Archive
150x172_CUEffect.jpg
Contacts
LISA MCCUEVICE PRESIDENT OF COMMUNICATIONS
EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
MICHELLE WILLITSManaging Editor
RON JOOSSASSISTANT EDITOR
ALEX MCVEIGHSTAFF NEWSWRITER
TOM SAKASHSTAFF NEWSWRITER

News Now

CU System
CU System briefs (10/14/2010)
* SILVER SPRING, Md. (10/15/10)--The National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) has named Ellen Bernards of NFCC member agency GreenPath Debt Solutions as NFCC’s Professional Achievement and Counseling Excellence (PACE) Outstanding Individual Counselor for 2010. GreenPath, based in Madison, Wis., is a CUNA Strategic Services provider. Bernards created an on-site counseling program with Centro Hispano to deliver housing counseling services to predatory lending victims, acted as co-chair of the Dane County Foreclosure Prevention Task Force, assisted Spanish and Hmong individuals with personal finances, and more … * ALBANY, N.Y. (10/15/10)--The New York Credit Union Foundation has announced its LifeSmarts competition for 2010-2011 is now open and live at the program’s online site. The educational competition tests middle school and high school students nationwide on real-life consumer issues through online quizzes and live contests about consumer rights, the environment, health and safety, technology and finance. Students work with an adult coach and compete against other teams from New York, with state playoffs on March 30, 2011, in Schenectady (at the Varsity or high school level).. The state winner will proceed to the National Championship, which will be held April 30-May 3, 2011, in Hollywood, Calif. The winner of the Junior Varsity Competition (for middle schoolers) will be decided online, said the foundation … * ST. LOUIS (10/15/10)--Vantage CU debuted its new personal financial management tool, My$Manager, on Oct. 6 to members of MyVantage online banking at the St. Louis-based credit union. The tool works like other Web-based financial management tools that allow members to pull together and view their financial relationships from all institutions to make budgeting and goal setting easier. It features a dashboard that shows members’ entire financial picture based on accounts they’ve added; tools such as tagging; budgeting that tracks fixed and variable expenses; goal-setting and more. Members also can access their dashboard through their mobile phones, where they can check account balances, track goals and budgets and be alerted to upcoming bill deadlines …


RSS





print
News Now LiveWire
CUNA: CUNA offices closed through Friday, News Now returns Monday http://t.co/a5xbLzQKDj
1 Day ago
Reminder: @CUNA's Madison, D.C. offices will be closed through Friday, open again on Monday. #NewsNow will publish Monday.
1 Day ago
MI dentist to match @CUDirect's $20K to @HurleyMedical as a result of #20for20 online voting http://t.co/hqmIc9LpK1 @CMNHospitals
1 Day ago
New #creditunion chartered in St. Louis - #LutheranFCU - by @TheNCUA http://t.co/faPfANGS0P. Only 3rd new FCU charter this year.
1 Day ago
Don't get hacked during the holidays-use these tips from @CUNA http://t.co/jEqxni6NhO #StoptheDataBreaches http://t.co/woIxPOIyys
4 minutes ago