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Simplify the payment reconciliation process

Simplify the payment reconciliation process

Payment options and consumer convenience are all the rage. You can’t peruse a credit union trade publication or website without reading about the growth of fintech and financial management applications and how they affect [...]

Engage indirect borrowers in 4 simple steps

Engage indirect borrowers in 4 simple steps

Most financial institutions see the enormous benefits that indirect lending can provide. With little impact on your front line staff, and utilizing much of the back end processes that facilitate your direct lending program, indirect [...]

Will the circle be unbroken?

Will the circle be unbroken?

This week, famed investor Stanley Druckenmiller said this regarding the Federal Reserve (the Fed), “The Fed has no endgame and the end objective seems to be preventing the S&P from having a 20% [...]

What now, Lieutenant?

What now, Lieutenant?

A friend of mine was a Lieutenant in the Marine Corps and led a platoon in battle. He told me the worst feeling he had in combat was when his troops would look at him [...]

Why I use a rubber band to measure success

Why I use a rubber band to measure success

A rubber band, you ask? What does a rubber band have to do with measuring success? Well, in my opinion, everything. Take a moment to absorb this. Pick up a rubber band and stretch it [...]

Budgeting made easy for millennials

Budgeting made easy for millennials

Every generation has been faced with their own set of challenges when transitioning into adulthood. Today, millennials across the nation are battling the constant struggle of budgeting—outstanding student loan debt and finding employment immediately [...]

The true cost of repossession

The true cost of repossession

Being an auto lender comes with several perks—you get to experience the joy of putting your valued members behind the wheel of a vehicle that they may need to get back and forth to [...]