Print Office Depot/Office Max Store Purchasing Card for savings

Take advantage of the savings through the Office Depot/Office Max Store Purchasing Card. This card allows access to more than 1,000 Office Depot/Office Max stores. Whether it is used by your credit union, credit union staff, or members, using the store purchasing card provides savings through national collaborative buying power. Show this card when checking […]

CFPB has resources to prevent elder abuse

Elder abuse is very common in the United States. Research shows that 17 percent of abuse in Americans over the age of 65 is financial exploitation. Studies show that only one in 44 cases is ever reported. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) posted new resources to its blog this month to help credit unions […]

How millennials are changing the global economy

Millennials have grown up when technology has made its greatest strides. Many millennials remember a time before cell phones became mainstream, but are the same people who couldn’t live without them today. Unlike their Gen X or Baby Boomer parents, this group has experienced a wave of technological change, globalization and economic disruption that will […]

Treasury, NCUA partner to increase opportunities for low-income credit unions

The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) and the U.S. Treasury Department’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund, Monday, signed an agreement that will streamline the application process for low-income credit unions to become certified as Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI). Credit unions that obtain CDFI certification can access training and competitive award programs provided by the […]