The latest from Cheryl Lawson

- by Cheryl Lawson, JMFA

Life is uncertain: Protect what you have

When it comes to maintaining financial stability these days, a great deal of uncertainty comes into play. For financial institutions, on-going regulation on existing non-interest income sources, a lack of ...

- by Cheryl Lawson, CUNA Strategic Services

Safe harbor in a storm

According to a recent CareerBuilder survey, 75 percent of Americans live paycheck-to-paycheck to make ends meet. While minimum wage workers are affected the most (66 percent), 23 percent of workers ...

- by Cheryl Lawson, JMFA

Waiting to implement an overdraft program could cost you

In today’s highly regulated environment, financial institutions remain focused on any and all regulatory announcements and rulings regarding issues that affect their performance and profitability. For instance, in mid-May ...