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ARTICLES BY Sharon Simpson

By Sharon Simpson | Sept. 7, 2020

An Oklahoma credit union encourages business owners to wait to apply for forgiveness but has tools in place to assist members who want relief now.

By Sharon Simpson | Aug. 17, 2020

Five credit unions shares insights from their Paycheck Protection Program efforts.

By Sharon Simpson | Aug. 10, 2020

A Pacific Northwest credit union shares lessons it learned during its eight-year journey taking a holistic view of diversity, equity, and inclusion.

By Sharon Simpson | July 13, 2020

Four credit unions share insights from their text messaging initiatives.

By Sharon Simpson | May 4, 2020

A special team at BECU delves into digital to tackle user experience at the big cooperative.

By Sharon Simpson | April 16, 2020

Three anecdotes show how Abound Credit Union is turning purpose into action in the Bluegrass State.

By Sharon Simpson | March 23, 2020

Carolina Foothills FCU is working with the City of Spartanburg to coach startups and fill a critical funding gap. That’s important because small-business support is now more important than ever.

By Sharon Simpson | Feb. 27, 2020

University FCU considers community needs and institutional strengths to identify high-impact areas of service.

By Sharon Simpson | Feb. 17, 2020

Altra Federal Credit Union offers tips and insight for credit unions that want to set aside an official day to positively impact their communities.

By Sharon Simpson | Feb. 14, 2020

Simple changes make it clear this California cooperative is in the people business.