The latest from Randall Smith

- by SWBC Blog

The Top 5 Benefits of outsourced collection services

Delinquent accounts and collections are an inevitable part of the lending business. Delinquencies can cause cash flow and many other problems for an institution, and the process for recovering those ...

- by AffirmX

Here’s the story of payday lending…

by Ken Agle The first Latin phrase I ever learned was caveat emptor. I learned this vocabulary from The Brady Bunch episode where Mike Brady (the father, as you know) ...

- by TMG

Consumer spending sees growth in December

by Jeff Falk A recent spending report showed a dollar volume growth of 6 percent in December — a substantial jump from the 4 percent growth one month earlier. Meanwhile, credit ...

- by Money Talk News

9 reasons credit unions are better than big banks

By Allison Martin – @amthewriter While out and about, you may have passed by the local credit union without looking twice because you don’t have a need for their ...

- by Third Degree

Credit unions: Why not you?

BY ANNE LEGG Much has already been said about Seattle’s recent Super Bowl victory and the commitment of players and fans alike. Among several standout moments, quarterback Russell Wilson’...

- by Credit Union Times

CUNA Mutual rebrands retirement plan

CPI Qualified Plan Consultants Inc., which CUNA Mutual bought in 2009, is now known as CUNA Mutual Retirement Solutions, the Madison, Wis.-based company said. Widely known since 1972 in ...