Five Star CU: How One CU Drives The Top Line

For Five Star Credit Union, it all comes down to the gross income. So much so, it has received a Raddon Crystal Performance Award six of the last seven years, and one of the biggest reasons for the success is the credit union is good at making money. CEO Bob Steensma said that while Five […]

Credit unions fill loan gaps for more students

Credit unions continued to increase their role as secondary lenders for college students last year, with their private student loan portfolios growing faster than those of other private lenders and the federal government. Borrowers requested forbearance on their private student loan payments at a higher rate last fall because of hurricanes and other natural disasters, […]

4 simple digital marketing tactics you can’t ignore in 2018

Financial marketers are continuously confronted with the tough challenge of balancing between engaging customers on a personal level and achieving digital scale with their marketing efforts. More specifically, financial marketers need to reach customers and members with detailed financial messages and educate consumers on a complex suite of products and services … all at scale. […]

CU Happenings

Lakeland-based MidFlorida Credit Union reaches $3 billion in assets Lakeland-based MidFlorida Credit Union has reached $3 billion in assets, a milestone achievement in the institution’s 64 years of doing business.Established in 1954 as a local teachers’ credit union, MidFlorida is now considered the fourth-largest credit union in Florida, serving more than 280,000 members with 850 […]

Introducing LEVERAGE Benefits Group

LEVERAGE is pleased to introduce LEVERAGE Benefits Group – a simple, uncomplicated benefits option for credit unions. Creating opportunities for credit unions is what we are all about. Watch this short video for more details or contact us.