Credit, debit use analysis reveals spending trends

Recent analysis of Thanksgiving Day through Cyber Monday card transaction data shows credit and debit cardholders are increasingly completing their holiday shopping online and spending more money on experiences, according to CO-OP Financial Services. This year, 27.5 percent of credit card transactions processed by CO-OP came from electronic environments, compared to 25.0 percent in 2017. Debit […]

Juntos Avanzamos webinar scheduled for Dec. 13

Register today for a new webinar open to all credit unions, Developing a Hispanic Growth Strategy & Measuring Your Success, on Dec. 13 at 1 p.m. CT. Juntos Avanzamos credit unions are the leaders in serving the Hispanic marketing nationwide. They continue to serve and welcome the Hispanic community to the industry and it is […]

Kraninger named new director of BCFP

The Senate voted Dec. 6 to confirm Kathy Kraninger to lead the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection in a party-line vote, 50 to 49. Kraninger replaces Acting Director Mick Mulvaney, and was approved by the Senate Banking Committee in August. She will serve a five-year term as head of the bureau. Prior to being announced head of the […]

Book your room to hear Gladwell keynote at CUNA GAC

Credit Union National Association announced that Malcolm Gladwell, author of New York Times bestselling books such as The Tipping Point and Blink, will deliver a keynote address at the 2019 CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference. The best-selling author is listed among TIME magazine’s 100 most influential people and one of Foreign Policy’s Top Global Thinkers. Hotel rooms […]

CUNA launches 2019 small CU scholarship contest for GAC

Don’t miss an opportunity to attend the CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference in Washington, D.C., March 10-14. CUNA will award two small credit unions full scholarships via a contest run through the CUNA Small Credit Union Community, sponsored by CUNA Mutual Group. This is the second year for scholarship presentations. The Small Credit Union Community is an […]