The latest from Randall Smith

- by CUNA

Low-income credit unions top 2000: NCUA

The number of credit unions nationwide carrying low-income designations has risen to more than 2,000, the National Credit Union Administration reported Thursday. The 2,002 NCUA-approved low-income credit unions (...

- by NAFCU Newsroom

Fed study shows ongoing rise in card payments

Results of the 2013 Federal Reserve Payments Study shows ongoing growth in the use of debit and credit cards for payments as check payments continue to decline. The 2013 study ...

- by CU Management

Why offer prepaid cards?

Quotes from market players Ask these players in the prepaid card market why your credit union might want to add this option to its card offerings, and here’s what ...

- by Credit Union Magazine

Cultivate an effective CEO evaluation process

Ask these questions to determine whether your Credit Union boasts a well-rounded leader. By Jeff Rendel Recently, I facilitated a meeting with two dozen credit union CEOs. They raised an ...

- by FOX Business

5 costly homebuying myths

If you’re considering buying or selling a home, you may have asked co-workers, friends and family for advice. But you might want to check with the professionals, because ...

- by Mark Arnold

Selling the C suite on branding

By  Mark Arnold How do you sell the CEO, CFO or board of directors that your credit union or bank needs a new brand? In all honesty, if you have ...

- by Credit Union Times

What the Target breach means for credit unions

BY ROBERT MCGARVEY Details remain scant regarding the data breach acknowledged Thursday by retailer Target. However, one fact has emerged: the breach, said to be second largest in U.S. ...