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YOUR CU: SURVIVING 2020 AND BEYOND
updated 05/22/14 11:13 AM
Six Future Trends Revealed
Will your credit union survive the next 5, 10, or 15 years?

Keeping your eye on the future, though unpredictable, could be more indispensable now than at any other time in your credit union career.

In the June/July edition of Credit Union Digest, we expose six dynamic trends bound to appear on every professional’s radar between now and 2020. Through off-the-record interviews, we asked more than a dozen credit union experts, CEOs, and system leaders what they feel is on the horizon.

A consensus on decisive matters was reached, but not everyone agrees on everything. The buzz concerns ongoing innovation, new risks, an evolving regulatory sphere, deviation from the status quo, technology at its height, and growth’s impact.

Click here to read 2020 and Beyond: Will Your Credit Union Survive, on Pages 10-14 within the June/July edition of Credit Union Digest!

Included in this edition of CU Digest:

  • Putting Our Future in Focus—Page 15
  • Swipe Fees; Jurisdiction; Minimum Wage—Page 17
  • Data Breach Notifications: What to Include—Page 18
  • Exceeding Expectations: A Breakout Year—Page 20

 
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EXPERTS GIVE ADVICE TO CREDIT UNIONS updated 09/18/14 11:26 AM
Your Problem: Solved
Risk-based pricing (compliance), creating an operational plan (strategic planning), and making a solid value proposition (marketing) are all highlighted within the latest “Problem? Solved!” column in Credit Union Digest.

GOV. BROWN SIGNS AB 2293 INTO LAW updated 09/18/14 05:06 PM
Relieves CUs of Collateral Burden
California Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation today mandating baseline insurance requirements for Transportation Network Companies (TNCs)—a move that will help credit unions burdened by a significant reduction in collateral value when accidents occur to these companies’ drivers.

SEPTEMBER: NAT'L PREPAREDNESS MONTH updated 09/17/14 09:13 AM
CO-OP Reminds CUs to Be Ready
The magnitude 6.1 earthquake that struck Napa, CA on Aug. 24 serves as a reminder for vigilant disaster preparedness, as members depend on their credit unions more than ever in times of emergency.

ARTICLES CALL ON LAWMAKERS TO ACT updated 09/15/14 02:07 PM
Data Breaches in Focus
Various opinion articles defending the credit union movement’s stance on data breaches were published in five regional and community newspapers across California and Nevada within the past week as the latest data theft incident at national retailer Home Depot continues to be critiqued in the media spotlight.