CUNA CPDonline offers new IRA course options in partnership with Ascensus

MADISON, WI (June 5, 2014) — Through a partnership with Ascensus, CUNA CPDOnline has added five new IRA courses to its expansive selection of web-based training courses. These courses are now available to CUNA CPDOnline members as well as for individual purchase at

As the largest independent retirement and college savings services provider in the United States, Ascensus offers up-to-date IRA training courses that cater to credit union professionals of all experience levels. “Ascensus’s solutions further rounds out CUNA CPDOnline’s comprehensive selection of training options,” said Marlo Foltz, VP of Blended Learning. “With the addition of their IRA course content, our members can confidently advance through the basics of IRA transfers and contributions and on to more involved topics like establishment and distribution.”

The newly added Ascensus course topics include the following. Each course also includes an exam.

  • Establishing an IRA
  • IRA Contributions
  • IRA to IRA Transfers and Rollovers
  • IRA Distributions
  • Traditional IRA RMDs

CUNA CPDOnline draws upon more than 40 years of credit union training,” remarked Foltz. “It includes everything a credit union needs to manage their training program. Consisting of more than 350 professionally designed courses and exams, it combines the ease of an on-demand learning management system with expertly designed, self-study credit union courses and personal assistance.”

For more information on CUNA CPDOnline, visit

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