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LAFCU employees go ‘casual,’ donate $14,100 to local charities

LANSING, MI (February 18, 2019) — LAFCU employees donated $14,100 to improve communities served by the credit union during 2018 by simply dressing casually on Fridays. LAFCU’s Casual Dress Day charity program began in 1994 and has resulted in an estimated $200,000 ...

LEVERAGE offerings allow CUs to expand commercial lending capabilities

BIRMINGHAM, AL (February 18, 2019) — In a time when business lending for credit unions is gaining momentum, a new opportunity is available to increase market share by providing loans to members without the financial overhead of a full-service loan staff. Through LEVERAGE Business Lending, ...

American 1 gives over $1M back to members

JACKSON, MI (February 18, 2019) — American 1 Credit Union is proud to announce that their 2018 Member Giveback totaled more than $1.2 million dollars in loan interest rebates and other givebacks to members of the credit union. In addition to cash back for ...

Members Trust Company announces John M. Largent as President and CEO

TAMPA, FL (February 15, 2019) — Members Trust Company, owned by America’s Credit Unions, today announced the appointment of John M. Largent CFA, CFP®, CAP, CCE as president and CEO, effective January 1, 2020. In this role, Largent will continue to lead the highly ...

CUAD awards $4,750 in GAC assistance scholarships

BISMARCK, ND (February 15, 2019) — Credit Union Association of the Dakotas (CUAD) along with the South Dakota and North Dakota Government Affairs Committees, is pleased to announce that six Dakota credit union professionals have been awarded financial assistance scholarships to attend the Credit Union ...