Welcome to the CUInsight Minute, sixty seconds from our Publisher & CEO Lauren Culp with our favorite reads from the week.
Small business lending will lead pandemic recovery
by HEATHER BOSENKO, LUCRO COMMERCIAL SOLUTIONS
Small and mid-size business loans have quickly become a core pillar for our current economic recovery, yet over the last decade many institutions have largely ignored the overall lending experience available to these businesses. The speed at which business loans now need to be processed cannot be understated. (read more)
5 ways credit unions can help save small businesses
by CAMERON MADILL, PIXELSPOKE
We all have a favorite small business we’ve been rooting for this past year. For me, it’s Costello’s Travel Caffe, a unique breakfast and lunch spot founded and run by a family from Idaho. I always enjoyed both the food and the vibe, which included scenes from the father and son’s international travels playing on TVs. But more than anything, Costello’s was about welcoming its neighbors and inviting them to sit and stay awhile. It was about building community. (read more)
17 Extra-Fun Ways To Safely Celebrate Halloween 2020 At Home
by ALEXIS MORILLO, DELISH
It’s official: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have announced safety guidelines for Halloween this year, which include avoiding trick-or-treating and large gatherings. But that doesn’t mean Halloween is cancelled! Far from it. (read more)
*Don’t forget to set your clocks back this weekend, and to VOTE by Tuesday!