News Archives

Reaching policymakers with credit union stories

Reaching policymakers with credit union stories

Congress is in recess for the next several weeks, making this the perfect time to engage with policymakers back home. It’s not enough to just tell them about the good work we’re doing; [...]

3 Questions with Shield Compliance’s Jenna Meyer

3 Questions with Shield Compliance’s Jenna Meyer

CUInsight Publisher & CEO Lauren Culp is joined by Jenna Meyer, Director of Client Success at Shield Compliance for a quick interview with just 3 questions about cannabis banking... Three questions: (0:30) In the [...]

How to beat financial burnout

How to beat financial burnout

When most people talk about burnout, they’re usually referring to their jobs. However, burnout doesn’t just happen due to job-related stress. Financial burnout is also common. Let’s face it, managing finances takes [...]

Do you know what you want your employees to do?

Do you know what you want your employees to do?

Organizational clarity, or lack thereof, is sometimes easier to recognize in another organization than our own. Remember the dramatic television series, “The West Wing”? What a great show, though, and full of leadership and life [...]

MD|DC Credit Union Association hosts 2022 Tech Summit

MD|DC Credit Union Association hosts 2022 Tech Summit

The MD|DC Credit Union Association hosted its 2022 Tech Summit August 16-17 at the MGM National Harbor in Maryland. The summit explored the digital innovations that are redefining financial services and reshaping the member [...]

Occam’s Razor and the state of financial markets

Occam’s Razor and the state of financial markets

Fourteenth century philosopher William of Ockham provided a great service to today’s investors seeking to understand the current state of financial markets. To crudely summarize his seminal thesis that became known later as “Occam’[...]

Growth in a turbulent economy

Growth in a turbulent economy

In June of 2022, we finalized our findings from a nation-wide credit union executives Survey on growth—identifying where credit unions were having successes and where they were experiencing problems. We all know that COVID [...]

Data security: It’s also a UDAAP issue

Data security: It’s also a UDAAP issue

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or bureau) recently published a “consumer financial protection circular” that concluded having insufficient data protection or information security could be an unfair act or practice, thereby implicating the federal [...]