Cooperative Strategy


By Jon Jeffreys | March 6, 2018

A half-century after he helped save public broadcasting, what can the TV icon, and my family friend, teach the credit union movement in its own moment of crisis?

By Chip Filson | Feb. 27, 2018

Huge new reserves for the NCUSIF appear as if from nowhere while credit unions get peanuts from the corporate credit union bailout.

By Chip Filson | Feb. 19, 2018

The NCUA board touts its payback to credit unions, but soaring reserves hide a different story.

By Chip Filson | Jan. 31, 2018

Hike the Hill, demand change, join together to encourage state and federal lawmakers to step in and save the system from the regulators.

By Chip Filson | Jan. 26, 2018

The regulator listens to no one but itself — keeping more and spending more while the FDIC shrinks. Now, the fund owners have the means to model the fund’s performance.

By Chip Filson | Jan. 19, 2018

How will independent experts view the NCUA’s merger of the corporate credit union bailout leftovers into the share fund?

By Chip Filson | Jan. 19, 2018

Creating future accounting fictions is at the core of the regulator’s rationale for paying itself more and returning less to credit unions.

By Chip Filson | Oct. 26, 2017

Are you willing to get involved in saving the NCUA from itself and the credit union movement for future generations?

By Chip Filson | Oct. 26, 2017

Keeping credit unions’ money for itself in the corporate bailout fund merger is the last straw — NCUA’s self-interest trumped its cooperative responsibility.

By Chip Filson | Sept. 22, 2017

The NCUA does not need to keep credit union corporate bailout money, if the past is still prologue.

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