Few Americans have savings to retire comfortably

The golden years for many are looking tarnished with debt and inadequate preparation these days. A recent article in NASDAQ offers tips to help save for retirement during a time when statistics are showing few have enough saved to take care of their needs. The earliest individuals are eligible for Medicare is 65, and the […]

Join SECUF for Cash Hash on smart school savings

Join the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation on Aug. 29 for Cash Hash with the theme, “Back to School Madness: Smart Back to School Savings!” at 5:30 p.m. ET. Cash Hash is an online webinar-style forum that is quick, fun, and full of practical money tips for teens, young adults, and families. These forums are facilitated […]

Discovery Conference is only a day away

Steve Swofford, president and CEO, Alabama Credit Union and other industry leaders are planning to participate in CUNA Mutual Group’s  virtual Discovery Conference, Thursday, Aug. 15. The event brings together innovation experts, industry thought leaders, and credit union executives for a full-day experience at no cost. The conference aims to help credit unions prepare for […]

AL, FL CU professionals earn CCUE designation at 2019 CUNA Management School

Eighty-seven graduates of CUNA Management School, held July 14-24 in Madison, WI, earned their Certified Credit Union Executive (CCUE) designations. Awarded after completing a three-year executive education program, as well as exams, projects and an oral presentation—this designation demonstrates the highest level of aptitude in credit union leadership. Alabama and Florida participants include: Paul Hoffman, America’s […]

Register for SCUMA only one week away

There is one week left to register for the 2019 Southeast Credit Union Management Association Conference at the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa Aug. 21-23. Speakers include brand storyteller and strategist Melanie Spring; Geoff Bacino, former NCUA board member; and Kimberly Mull, a child sex trafficking victim turned advocate and founder of Kimberly […]