CUNA News Archives

Nominate a 2020 Credit Union Rock Star

Nominate a 2020 Credit Union Rock Star

Credit Union Magazine seeks nominations for the eighth annual Credit Union Rock Stars program, sponsored by Fiserv. Credit Union Rock Stars are professionals and volunteers in credit union organizations who leverage their exceptional creativity, innovation, [...]

CUs hard at work during pandemic, are integral part of recovery

CUs hard at work during pandemic, are integral part of recovery

America’s credit unions are seeing the economic impact of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) firsthand, CUNA Chief Advocacy Officer Ryan Donovan wrote to al 535 Congressional offices Tuesday. With the Senate back in Washington, D.[...]

CUNA continues advocacy as work continues on Phase 4 legislation

CUNA continues advocacy as work continues on Phase 4 legislation

CUNA Chief Advocacy Officer Ryan Donovan highlighted NCUA Chairman Rodney Hood’s engagement on several CUNA priorities in letters to the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and Sen. Mike Crapo (R-Idaho), chairman of the Senate [...]

Nussle talks COVID-19 successes, frustrations with HFSC members

Nussle talks COVID-19 successes, frustrations with HFSC members

CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle discussed the credit union response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) with a bipartisan group of House Financial Services Committee members Friday, including Ranking Member Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-N.C.) and [...]

PODCAST: Put your people first

PODCAST: Put your people first

Jason Lindstrom can summarize his best crisis leadership advice in one word: Listen. Lindstrom, president/CEO of $316 million asset Evergreen Credit Union in Portland, Maine, and chair of the CUNA Marketing & Business Development [...]

WAS + IS ≠ WILL BE

WAS + IS ≠ WILL BE

Without much notice, our professional and personal lives, our communities and economy, and our way of life and operating norms have been turned upside down in ways that we never imagined possible. As days turn [...]

PODCAST: Personalized digital service

PODCAST: Personalized digital service

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has not only elevated the importance of digital services, it has made clear the limits of self-service. While sheltering at home, many members are using digital banking for first time. But [...]

Nussle talks PPP rollout, CU difference with CBS News

Nussle talks PPP rollout, CU difference with CBS News

Despite difficulties presented by the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic and accessing the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), credit unions remain financial first responders for their members and businesses, CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle told CBS News’ [...]

Running toward relief

Running toward relief

UW Credit Union, Madison, Wis., has partnered with former Wisconsin Badgers Football running back and NFL draft pick Jonathan Taylor to raise money for coronavirus (COVID-19) relief efforts. The $3.5 billion asset credit union [...]

CreditUnionsVote.com re-launched with latest COVID-19 voting info

CreditUnionsVote.com re-launched with latest COVID-19 voting info

CUNA has re-launched CreditUnionsVote.com leading up to this year’s elections with the latest information on changes to primaries and voting by mail/absentee ballot due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. “Life has [...]

SBA to resume accepting PPP loan applications 10:30 ET Monday

SBA to resume accepting PPP loan applications 10:30 ET Monday

Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration Jovita Carranza and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the SBA will resume accepting Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan applications Monday, April 27 at 10:30 a.m. ([...]