SLDC Day 1: Southeast Development Conference swings into action

The first day of the Southeast Leadership Development Conference started off with great momentum yesterday in Pt. Clear, Ala. It was a beautiful day for the SECUF Golf Outing which was held at the brand-new Azalea Course. Winners were: 1st Place (each player won $100) Dick Ramsey Bill Adam’s Nick McIlwain Joey McIlwain Naheola Credit […]

Recognize ‘Credit Union Hero’ with nominations

In the credit union world, it would be difficult to swing a cat, figuratively speaking, without hitting someone who’s made a strong impression. In the industry, we see these people going the extra mile every day. And among such strong individuals, there are a few standouts that spring to mind as those who deserve recognition […]

CU Happenings – Nov. 1, 2019

eCO Credit Union raises more than $50,000 for Children’s of Alabama eCO Credit Union, based in Birmingham, Ala., prioritizes making the communities it serves even better. One way eCO supports the community each year is through the Change for Children’s fundraiser to benefit Children’s of Alabama. In its 10th year of fundraising, eCO raised more […]

SECUF plans Cash Hash forum this week

The Southeastern Credit Union Foundation is always looking for ways to assist credit unions, and providing resources for financial education is a priority. On Oct. 24, the SECUF will present Cash Hash with “No Tricks Here: Avoid holiday scams and treat others!” at 5:30 p.m. ET. Cash Hash is an online webinar-style forum that is […]

AARP develops training to prevent financial elder abuse

Well-trained credit union employees can provide a critical safety net for seniors at risk of being financially exploited. Financial institutions in the U.S. lose $1 billion annually to exploitation of adults 50 and over, AARP findings show. Also, research suggests that customers show greater loyalty to financial institutions that have prevented fraud. AARP developed BankSafe, […]