The latest from John Pettit

- by CUNA News

FTX collapse shows need for comprehensive crypto framework

Recent failures of cryptocurrency and blockchain based financial platforms have demonstrated that an unregulated, unsupervised structure is not viable and poses serious risks to consumers and the economy, CUNA wrote ...

- by NAFCU Newsroom

Beige Book reflects ‘unevenness’ in the economy

The Federal Reserve released its latest Beige Book yesterday, showing that national economic activity was about flat or up slightly since the previous report, while also being down from the ...

- by Adam Pickett, CU Management

This way to a Disney-level sales culture

It was the fall of 1999, and instead of starting my sophomore year in the classroom, I was spending the semester working in merchandise on the Walt Disney World College ...

- by FIS Financial Futures Podcast

Fortune favours the brave: Entrepreneurialism in fintech

Creating a startup in any sector is a challenge. But given the level of technology, regulation, and specialist knowledge required, creating a successful business in the fintech space is even ...

- by QCash Financial CUSO

Relational scoring is making credit scores obsolete

An estimated one in four American adults remain underbanked in 2022, defined as underserved by the traditional mainstream financial system while often relying on abusive alternative financial service influences as ...

- by David Baumann, CUCollaborate

Conservative think tank calls for end to CU tax exemption

The American Enterprise Institute, a conservative think tank, is calling for the end of the federal income tax exemption that credit unions now receive. “In addition to the major proposals, ...