Credit union collectors to address emerging collections issues in Seattle

MADISON, WI (April 9, 2015) – This fall, credit union collectors will learn to tackle a variety of collections issues and how to effectively manage bankruptcy cases at CUNA Collections & Bankruptcy School in Seattle, September 28-October 1, 2015.

“Since beginning my credit union career, I have attended six CUNA Collections & Bankruptcy Schools” says Betty Figall, vice president of Member Solutions at Member One Credit Union. “The speakers are always knowledgeable and very passionate about the topics they cover. Each year I come away refreshed and have a new perspective on better ways to perform my job. This is a wonderful resource in itself.”

Sessions are led by attorneys and collectors who will address delinquency, bankruptcy laws and collection department management. Attendees also have the opportunity to attend a best practices roundtable to discuss how real credit unions handle delinquency and bankruptcy scenarios.

Session highlights include:

  • Ask an Attorney
  • Embracing the Cooperative Spirit in Collections by Sharing Best Practices
  • Significant Financial Trends in Collections
  • Previewing the Growing Regulatory and Litigation Risks
  • Embracing New Tactics and Emerging Technology

Additionally, attendees will have the opportunity to come early for the Real Estate Collections pre-conference workshop.

Learn more and register for CUNA Collections & Bankruptcy School at

About CUNA:

With its network of affiliated state credit union leagues, Credit Union National Association (CUNA) serves America’s credit unions, which are owned by more than 100 million consumer members. Credit unions are not-for-profit cooperatives providing affordable financial services to people from all walks of life. For more information about CUNA, visit or follow @CUNA on Twitter. For more information about credit unions, visit and follow @asmarterchoice on Twitter. Visit the CUNA Press Room for a full listing of media mentions, press releases and resources to stay informed on current events within the credit union industry.

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