Edward Filene, Father of the American Credit Union System

Edward Filene, Father of the American Credit Union System

Joanna Eckrich explores the life of Edward Filene, the Father of the American Credit Union System, on his inspiration for, and journey to bringing credit unions to America.

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Better Together

Better Together

Frankenmuth Credit Union CEO Vickie Schmitzer reflects on the industry-wide response to coronavirus and how we move forward in the coming weeks.

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Credit Union Branches Aren’t Disappearing, They’re Adapting

Credit Union Branches Aren’t Disappearing, They’re Adapting

Despite age old rumors suggesting brick and mortar branches will eventually lose out to online services, Emily Claus argues that physical branches remain in high demand and will continue to evolve with technology.

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Getting the Most From Software Releases

Getting the Most From Software Releases

Technical writer Alycia Meyers cautions against falling under the spell of fancy writing in vendor’s software releases and urges credit unions to critically analyze how their vendors convey information to their clients, what they include, and what they don’t.

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Looking Outside the Credit Union: Spotlight on ATL Federal Credit Union

Looking Outside the Credit Union: Spotlight on ATL Federal Credit Union

As Michigan restaurants face their second month of closures, ATL Federal Credit Union is encouraging members to support local establishments and rewarding them for their effort. CEO Robert Shane details the inspiration for the project and how you can get involved.

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TBA Credit Union Donates Pizza and Hand Sanitizer to Munson Healthcare

TBA Credit Union Donates Pizza and Hand Sanitizer to Munson Healthcare

TBA Credit Union, located in Traverse City, donated pizzas and hand sanitizer to Munson Healthcare Hospital to support medical workers during COVID-19.

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The Good and Bad of Instant Issue

The Good and Bad of Instant Issue

While some technology allows for increased convenience, there can be some drawbacks as well. Megan Ernsberger covers the positives and negatives of instant issue, and what you should consider when looking to add it to your credit union.

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What Fintech Companies Are Doing to Help Credit Unions Succeed During Coronavirus

What Fintech Companies Are Doing to Help Credit Unions Succeed During Coronavirus

As credit unions work to adjust to their new normal and find the technologies to continue serving their members from a distance, fintech companies are stepping in to help. Emily Claus shares examples of such companies and what kind of support you can receive for your credit union.

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Neighborhood Mortgage Solutions Donates to Michigan Credit Union Foundation

Neighborhood Mortgage Solutions Donates to Michigan Credit Union Foundation

Neighborhood Mortgage Solutions, located in Frankenmuth, Michigan, is pleased to announce a donation to the Michigan Credit Union Foundation (MCUF) in the amount of $1,812.35.

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TBA Credit Union Offers Member Relief Program

TBA Credit Union Offers Member Relief Program

Effective Tuesday, March 24 through April 30, the TBA Credit Union Board of Directors approved a relief program for members which includes a number of benefits designed to help members.

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