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Democracy FCU wins CUNA Diamond Award!

ALEXANDRIA, VA (June 4, 2020) — “We are honored to receive the Diamond Award for the Best One-time Event of our C Street Grand Opening,” exclaimed Ken Cahoon, Democracy FCU CEO/President. Congratulations to Democracy Federal Credit Union who won the Credit Union National Association (...

TCU launches Business Challenge

SOUTH BEND, IN (June 4, 2020) — With its “Innovate! TCU Business Challenge," Teachers Credit Union is awarding businesses at least $25,000 — including a $15,000 first prize — to celebrate and support bold innovations that offer a promising outlook for the future in the ...

DCUC Annual Conference cancelled

WASHINGTON, DC (June 4, 2020) — After careful consideration, DCUC has made the difficult decision to cancel this year’s Annual Conference in San Francisco. We believe this is the best and safest course of action for everyone involved.  The DCUC team meet regularly to ...

Credit union CEO named bank chairman

RALEIGH, NC (June 3, 2020) — Often, we hear about the fights that happen between banks and credit unions. The bouts occur over credit union taxation, field of membership, competition and regulatory issues. Here is an instance where credit unions and a bank get along ...

Rivermark donates additional $10,000 to Oregon Food Bank

BEAVERTON, OR (June 3, 2020) — Today Rivermark Community Credit Union announced that it is donating $10,000 to the Oregon Food Bank and inviting other local businesses to join in this supplemental fundraising effort to address a dramatic increase in need. With Oregon Food ...

Jacob Hernandez joins DuPage Financial Advisors

NAPERVILLE, IL (June 3, 2020) — DuPage Credit Union is excited to announce that Jacob Hernandez, of Downers Grove, recently joined its investment program, DuPage Financial Advisors, which is located at its Wheaton Branch Office, 625 E. Roosevelt Road. Before coming to DuPage Financial Advisors, ...

Candidates backed by CUNA, credit unions win primaries in NM, MD

WASHINGTON, DC (June 3, 2020) — Credit Union Legislative Action Council (CULAC), CUNA’s federal political action committee, and its League partners supported 39 candidates from eight states during Tuesday’s primary elections, most of whom won their respective party nominations for Congress. Ballots in ...

Robins Financial Credit Union surpasses $3 billion in assets

WARNER ROBINS, GA (June 2, 2020) — Robins Financial Credit Union announces that it has achieved $3 billion in assets. “The $3 billion milestone reinforces our commitment to helping improve the financial lives of our members and partnering with them to reach their financial goals. ...

LCUL commits more than $125k to COVID-19 rebate initiative

HARAHAN, LA (June 2, 2020) — In an effort to show continued commitment and solidarity with partner credit unions, the Louisiana Credit Union League (LCUL) will be distributing COVID-19 rebate payments to their membership. A first of its kind in the association landscape, more than ...