Consumers convey need for digital solutions

By Jeffrey Dillon Vice President of Digital Marketing, CUNA Mutual Group The digital evolution continues to advance at a sometimes dizzying pace. New fintechs seem to appear on an almost daily basis. Meanwhile, successful start-ups are joining forces with established companies, expanding their capabilities and potential reach. Consumer behavior is telling companies that they want […]

LendKey offers student loan opportunities

Private student loans allow you to diversify your portfolio and grow your business with younger members at the beginning of their credit journey for a potential lifetime of borrowing. LEVERAGE has partnered with LendKey, a leading lending technology company, that gives credit unions of all sizes the ability to digitally market, underwrite, and originate unsecured […]

Vining Sparks offers free webinar on loan participations

Vining Sparks will present a webinar exclusively for credit unions on May 16 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. CT.  This is the third in the 2019 webinar series. Loan participation activity continues to be robust. Credit unions are utilizing participations to increase earnings, improve capital levels, reduce concentrations, improve their A/L position, or some […]

Data security creates security worries on national level

Data security and privacy issues create economic and even national security concerns, CUNA Chief Advocacy Officer Ryan Donovan wrote to Congressional offices recently. Donovan reached out to Senate Commerce and House Energy and Commerce Committee staff, linking to a recent Wall Street Journal article about Chinese spying efforts against the U.S. The article Donovan linked to notes that […]

Card not present fraud even more profitable

It’s becoming more profitable to be a cyber criminal these days. The going rate for fraudulently obtained credit card data is on the rise, particularly with theft of online shoppers’ cards. According to Krebs on Security’s expert Brian Krebs, “Traditionally, the average price for card data nabbed from online retailers — referred to in the […]

Think 19 planned May 6 in Miami

LSCU has long partnered with CO-OP Financial Services to bring you THINK 19, May 6-9 in Miami, FL. We don’t want you to miss this chance to join more than 800 fellow industry change-makers at the industry’s premier credit union event. THINK 19 will unpack the idea that “Opportunity Never Rests” with help from a […]