The latest from Michael Fryzel

- by Michael Fryzel, Attorney and Financial Services Consultant

Make an investment in the future at your credit union

Each year, the months of May and June are special. Tens of thousands of students graduate during those months and close a chapter of their lives while opening a new ...

- by Michael Fryzel, Attorney and Financial Services Consultant

Being square with seniors

The Chicago Tribune recently carried an article that caught my attention. The article entitled “5 Senior Discounts to Avoid” was written by Cameron Huddleston of the Kiplinger Group. The most ...

- by Michael Fryzel, Attorney and Financial Services Consultant

Go make a difference

This past weekend I had the pleasure of attending the confirmation of my grandson Christopher. Milestones in a young person’s life are very important and ones which involve a ...

- by Michael Fryzel, Attorney and Financial Services Consultant

The more you know

The topic of financial literacy seems to be a never ending discussion about what needs to be done, how to do it and who is responsible for getting it done. ...

- by Michael Fryzel, Attorney and Financial Services Consultant

A call for action to the NCUA and state regulators

The beginning of a New Year gives everyone an opportunity for a fresh start, to do things better and try to improve the lives of others if you are in ...

- by Michael Fryzel, Attorney and Financial Services Consultant

Duty, honor, country

The motto of West Point, our country’s military academy, is duty, honor, country. Those words signify the type of commitment we get from all branches of our military. The ...

- by Michael Fryzel, Attorney and Financial Services Consultant

Now that I’ve got your attention

As credit unions struggle to keep up with the regulations that continue to pour out of federal agencies, there appears to be additional support developing to help them. The corporate ...

- by Michael Fryzel, Attorney and Financial Services Consultant

Not just words

There is an individual who daily expresses in words his feelings about credit unions, regulations, banks, CFPB, NCUA and for that matter, anything that may strike his fancy. Some of ...