NCUA head taps liaison to DCUC, invites input on exam revision ideas

National Credit Union Administration Board Chairman Rick Metsger announced Friday that board member J. Mark McWatters will serve as the agency’s liaison to the Defense Credit Union Council, which represents the interests of credit unions operating on military installations world-wide. “I am looking forward to working with the members of the Council, which serves the […]

Embracing digital solutions may mean capturing lost revenue

With data breach issues ever-present in the news, reluctance to move forward with new digital technology might actually cost credit unions and other financial institutions. Due to competition from new fintch company apps and other longtime high-tech players, the cost could amount to 70 percent of a potential $400 billion in revenue over the next […]

CO-OP Financial Services Welcomes New CEO

Todd Clark will become the new president/CEO of CO-OP Financial Services effective June 27, according to Jeff Napper, chairman of the board of directors of CO-OP. Clark succeeds Stan Hollen, who is retiring after 11 years with the organization. “After a nationwide search, the Board of Directors is delighted to report that Todd will be […]

Florida continues upward trend with 69th consecutive month of job growth

A recent release by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity shows unemployment rates in the state declined slightly in April, continuing a bright outlook for the Sunshine State. Statewide, the seasonally adjusted jobless figure dropped from 4.9 percent in March to 4.8 percent in April. That’s down from 5.5 percent a year ago. It was […]