CO-OP Financial Services News Archives

Transforming credit union operations for an uncertain future

Transforming credit union operations for an uncertain future

The ongoing COVID-19 crisis is placing enormous pressure on credit union operations. Members are facing historic job losses and economic hardship, just as the low interest rate environment is stressing credit union loan portfolios, revenues [...]

Celebrating Pride Month

Celebrating Pride Month

June marks the 50th anniversary of Pride Month, a time to celebrate the LGBTQ+ members within our communities and to commit to creating a more diverse, inclusive and tolerant society. At CO-OP, we believe this [...]

CO-OP statement about racial injustice

CO-OP statement about racial injustice

People helping people is the mission of the credit union movement. As a company built by, created for, and in service to all credit unions, we embody this mission. Against the backdrop of the COVID-19 [...]

How 11 industry-leading credit unions have responded to COVID-19

How 11 industry-leading credit unions have responded to COVID-19

Leading a credit union – or any organization – has perhaps never been more difficult than with the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. And, in the case of credit unions, perhaps demonstrating leadership in financial services has [...]

4 member lifestyle changes to leverage during and post-COVID-19

4 member lifestyle changes to leverage during and post-COVID-19

As daily life under COVID-19 continues to change, credit unions should prepare for long-term changes to member behavior. With members taking to new banking channels and adjusting their spending behaviors, credit unions can design products [...]

5 bold takeaways from THINK 20 Virtual for thriving beyond COVID-19

5 bold takeaways from THINK 20 Virtual for thriving beyond COVID-19

On Thursday, May 7th, CO-OP hosted the first-ever THINK 20 Virtual – an all-digital conference that brought together over 2,000 credit union professionals for six hours of intelligence sharing and strategy building. With keynotes and [...]