Welcome to the CUInsight Minute, sixty seconds from our Managing Editor John Pettit with our favorite reads from the week.
Cannabis banking: How well do you know your members?
by TONY REPANICH, SHIELD COMPLIANCE
With the growth of legal medical and recreational cannabis programs across the U.S., a well-developed playbook has emerged which can help credit unions bank the cannabis industry more efficiently and effectively. A key component of this playbook centers on the policies and procedures credit unions should adopt to ensure they are banking cannabis-related businesses (CRB) safely and compliantly… (read more)
Six reasons to attend CUNA Finance Council Virtual Conference
by BRAD BARNES, CUNA
Considered the premier education and networking event of the year for credit union finance professionals, CUNA Finance Council Virtual Conference is scheduled for May 18-20. The conference offers a robust slate of speakers, sessions, tools and resources and more. Here are six reasons to mark your calendar for this virtual gathering… (read more)
4 lessons baseball’s Billy Beane can teach credit unions about growth
by JOHN JANCLAES, NYMBUS
April 1 is Major League Baseball’s opening day. It’s a time for fresh starts and unchecked optimism. And while my hometown team happens to be the 2020 World Champions, growing up a Los Angeles Dodgers fan taught me that the path to victory can be a winding one… (read more)