CONSUMERS EXPECT SLIGHTLY LOWER LEVEL OF HOLIDAY SPENDING THAN LAST YEAR, ACCORDING TO 16TH ANNUAL CFA-CUNA HOLIDAY SPENDING SURVEY11/23/2015Consumers report slightly lower intended holiday spending in 2015 than they reported in 2014, according to the 16th annual holiday spending survey conducted by the Consumer Federation of America (CFA) and Credit Union National Association (CUNA).
CUNA Statement on NCUA Board Meeting11/19/2015President/CEO of the Credit Union National Association (CUNA), Jim Nussle, released the following statements after the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Board meeting on field of membership, an 18 month exam cycle and the NCUA budget.
Credit Union Magazine Seeks Nominations for 2016 CU Heroes11/19/2015Credit Union Magazine is seeking nominations for 2016 CU Heroes, those who serve as examples for the entire movement through their service, advocacy and commitment to credit union ideals. Nominations are due December 15.
CUNA Process Analysis & Optimization case study released(1)11/18/2015Credit Union National Association released a new case study on Process Analysis & Optimization (PAO), a collaborative program between CUNA and FI Strategies, LLC that helps credit unions recognize inefficiencies and take steps to correct them.
CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council begins search for “The Pitch”11/18/2015Submissions are now open for The Pitch. Held for the first time last year, the contest calls for marketing and business development professionals to propose a big idea, project or concept for a chance to win $10,000 and support from a top marketing agency.
New CUNA CFO Council White Paper Examines “The Art of the Turnaround”11/17/2015The CUNA CFO Council has published a new white paper, “The Art of the Turnaround: How Credit Unions Fought Their Way Back.”
CUNA Process Analysis & Optimization case study released11/17/2015Credit Union National Association released a new case study on Process Analysis & Optimization (PAO), a collaborative program between CUNA and FI Strategies, LLC that helps credit unions recognize inefficiencies and take steps to correct them.
GREG MICHLIG NAMED CUNA DEPUTY CHIEF ENGAGEMENT OFFICER11/16/2015New Jersey Credit Union League (NJCUL) President/CEO Greg Michlig has been named Deputy Chief Engagement Officer of the Credit Union National Association (CUNA).
2015 Phil Greer Lifetime Achievement Award presented to Mark Wilburn11/13/2015The 2015 Phil Greer Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to Truity Credit Union SVP Mark Wilburn at the 21st Annual CUNA Lending Council Conference, November 8-11, 2015 in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Six Credit Unions Recognized for Lending Excellence at CUNA Lending Council Conference11/12/2015Six credit unions were recognized for their exemplary lending Tuesday by receiving CUNA Mutual Group’s and CUNA Lending Council’s Excellence in Lending Award at the CUNA Lending Council’s 21st annual conference.
First ever Certified Credit Union Investment Professional (CCUIP) designations awarded11/11/201545 credit union financial professionals earned the new Certified Credit Union Investment Professional (CCUIP) designation at CUNA Investment Certification Schools, held October 18-23, 2015 in Phoenix.
CUNA Bank Secrecy Act Conference awarded ACAMS accreditation11/06/2015Credit Union National Association is proud to announce that CUNA Bank Secrecy Act Conference, in partnership with the National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors (NASCUS), has been officially accredited by the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS).
2016 CUNA HR & Organizational Development Council announces conference dates and call for award entries11/05/2015The 22nd Annual CUNA HR & Organizational Development Council Conference will be held April 10-13, 2016 at the Rosen Centre Hotel in Orlando, Fl.
CUNA congratulates Congressman Brady on Ways and Means chairmanship11/04/2015CUNA president/CEO Jim Nussle released the following statement on Congressman Kevin Brady being selected chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee.
SMA Solutions wins best of show award at the CUNA Technology Council Conference and CUNA OpSS Council Conference11/04/2015CUNA Technology Council awarded the 5th annual Best of Show Award to SMA Solutions at CUNA Technology Council (CTC) Conference and CUNA Operations, Sales and Service (OpSS) Council Conference, co-located at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida, September 27-30, 2015.
CUNA Councils opens submissions for 2016 CUNA Diamond Awards11/03/2015
CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council is now accepting entries for the 2016 Diamond Awards, its annual celebration of marketing achievements in the credit union industry.
CUNA announces online community platforms for credit unions and service providers11/02/2015Credit Union National Association has launched three online communities to create a space for credit union professionals and service providers to connect with their peers, solve problems and build knowledge.
CUNA to host vendor program on the credit union marketplace in 201610/30/2015CUNA Strategic Services will host an intensive, educational program for vendors looking to deepen their understanding of credit unions and how best to serve them. The program, CUNA CORE, will be held May 24-25, 2016 in Madison, Wis.
CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council announces date and location for 2016 conference10/30/2015CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council Conference will be held March 20-23, 2016 at Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, Calif.
New CUNA Operations Sales & Service Council White Paper Examines the Role of Branch Manager in Branch of the Future10/29/2015A new white paper from the CUNA Operations Sales & Service Council, “The Role of the Branch Manager in the Branch of the Future,” discusses how traditional branches are under pressure to provide outstanding service to members through both the digital and physical experience.