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Royal Credit Union launches a new advocacy program: Names YP CU Activist

EAU CLAIRE, WI (August 12, 2019) — Royal Credit Union (Royal) is launching a new program designed to strengthen the credit union movement and amplify the voice of young professionals. The Royal Credit Union Young Professional Credit Union Activist (YP CU Activist) will talk about ...

Dover Federal Credit Union shows support for C.E.R.T.S., Inc.

DOVER, DE (August 12, 2019) — On July 31 st , 2019, Dover Federal Credit Union donated $1,500 to a local non-profit called C.E.R.T.S. (Collaborative Effort to Reinforce Transition Success). The donation is made up of funds collected from/by the ...

CUNA: 87 earn CCUE designation at 2019 CUNA Management School

WASHINGTON, DC (August 12, 2019) — Eighty-seven graduates of CUNA Management School, held July 14-24 in Madison, earned their Certified Credit Union Executive (CCUE) designations. Awarded after completing a three-year executive education program, as well as exams, projects and an oral presentation—this designation demonstrates ...

First Capital FCU welcomes DownTown & Cannonball Charlie for Story Time!

YORK, PA (August 12, 2019) — On Thursday, July 25, 2019, First Capital Federal Credit Union welcomed DownTown and Cannonball Charlie, from the York Revolution, for Story Time. Cannonball Charlie read, “How the Moonjar was Made,” a book about saving, sharing and spending, to 36 ...

Jason Smith to lead lending initiatives at LAFCU

LANSING, MI (August 12, 2019) — LAFCU has announced the appointment of Jason Smith as chief lending officer. In this position, Smith serves as principal advisor to the LAFCU CEO and board of directors concerning lending strategies and risk management. The 20-year veteran of credit ...

Financial tips for college students

EAST LANSING, MI (August 12, 2019) — Often on their own for the first time, college students are in a critical phase where they can begin or continue practicing responsible money management. With the school year about to get into full swing, it is important ...

Open Lending inks deals with 35 credit unions

AUSTIN, TX (August 12, 2019) — Open Lending, a premier provider of automated lending solutions and Lenders Protection default insurance, signed deals with 35 new clients in the first half of 2019. “Open Lending is very pleased that so many credit unions are seeing the ...

Zia Credit Union names Dwayne Herrera as CEO

LOS ALAMOS, NM (August 12, 2019) — Today Zia Credit Union announced the appointment of Dwayne Herrera as Chief Executive Officer. Herrera replaces David Woodruff, who assumed the CEO post at APL Federal Credit Union in Laurel, Md., in March. Herrera has more than 35 ...