Industry Press

The Press Center allows credit unions and their partners to share important news and keep accomplishments front and center in the credit union industry.

Resource One Employees Attend Climb Africa

Resource One employees attend Climb Africa to raise money, volunteer, and support the African Savings and Credit Co-Operative Society system.

Corporate Central Revolutionizes Interactions with Member Credit Unions; Successfully Launches New Secure Platform, Beastro

On Tuesday, October 11, Corporate Central officially launched a newly built and designed member platform called Beastro. Corporate Central built the new corporate credit union platform in-house with many features and functions designed to improve digital financial services and online operations experience with enhanced security, business intelligence, and open API architecture – making the possibilities

Mazuma Credit Union’s Give Back Day Spreads Community Support

Mazuma Credit Union celebrated its 5th Annual Give Back Day on Monday, October 10th. Part of the Credit Union’s 40 Hours for Good program, Give Back Day encourages Mazuma Team Members to spend their workday volunteering with local organizations in support of the charitable work they do in Kansas City.

PSCU Appoints New Associate Director to Board

PSCU, the nation’s premier payments credit union service organization (CUSO), today announced the appointment of Christine Blake, president and CEO of Cardinal Credit Union (Cardinal), as an associate director to its board.

Co-op Solutions Adds SDKs, Drop-in UIs to Co-op Developer Portal

In-house software and app development teams will now have access to a larger set of technologies when using the Co-op Developer Portal for fintech integrations, with the addition of software development kit (SDK) and drop-in user interface (UI) options.

Wisconsin DFI Receives 2022 NASCUS Reaccreditation

The National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors (NASCUS) is proud to announce that the Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions, Office of Credit Unions has earned Reaccreditation following a series of in-depth reviews and assessments by a panel of veteran state supervisors.

1st United Credit Union and the Oakland A’s Team Up to Fight Hunger

1st United Credit Union has teamed up with the Oakland A’s Community Fund in support of Alameda County Community Food Bank (ACCFB) this year. For every home run the A’s hit during the regular season, 1st United committed to donate $50 to the Food Bank. During September’s Hunger Action Awareness Month, 1st United and the

OCCU sponsors fundraiser for affordable housing

OCCU partnered with Cornerstone Community Housing as a Champion Sponsor for their annual Housing Heroes virtual event, which raised more than $80,000.

TruMark Financial® Credit Union Golf Classic Benefits Financial Education

On Oct. 17, in spite of an unpredictable weather forecast, golfers at TruMark Financial’s Building Financial Futures Golf Classic at Talamore Country Club in Ambler, Pa., played 18 rounds of golf and remained dry. With 124 registered golfers, the event raised more than $40,000 to benefit local schools’ personal finance programs.

GTE FINANCIAL SVP AND CHIEF STRATEGY OFFICER NAMED 2022 40 UNDER 40 HONOREE

Local Tampa Bay credit union, GTE Financial, is proud to announce Jennifer Maxfield, Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, has been named a 40 under 40 honoree for both the Tampa Bay Business Journal (TBBJ) and the Business Observer. With over 700 nominations this year, Maxfield was chosen among the most competitive pool of

Elan Donates $75,000 to Celebrate Credit Union Day

EMBARGOED UNTIL 10.20.22 at 11 a.m. ET Elan Donates $75,000 to Celebrate Credit Union Day Five, $15,000 gifts were made on behalf of five credit union partners (Minneapolis, MN) — To celebrate the commitment of credit unions to their members and communities, Elan selected five of its credit union partners to designate a charity in

Corporate Counsel’s Women, Influence & Power in Law Awards Recognizes Patelco Credit Union Senior VP, General Counsel, Angela Jeffers, for Collaborative Leadership

Corporate Counsel has awarded Angela Jeffers with the Women, Influence & Power in Law Award for the category of Collaborative Leadership. Angela is the senior VP, general counsel for Patelco Credit Union, a Bay Area-based credit union dedicated to the financial wellness of its members and communities.

BCU RECEIVES CUNA AWARDS FOR OPERATIONS, MEMBER EXPERIENCE, TECHNOLOGY

BCU attended the 2022 CUNA Operations & Member Experience Council and CUNA Technology Councils Conference late last month. Honored with three total awards, the Credit Union’s technology professionals were recognized for their commitment to innovation and member service – a direct reflection of BCU’s promise to Empower People to Discover Financial Freedom.

TopLine Financial Credit Union Participates in its 6th Statewide Day of Kindness

TopLine Financial Credit Union was one of the 66 credit unions and partner organizations across the state of Minnesota who participated in an orchestrated day, called CU Forward Day. A state-wide initiative of over 3,000 credit union employees, members and partners coming together to do one simple thing – spread kindness and encourage others to

Making A Difference

Redwood Credit Union’s International Credit Union Day Celebration Donates More than $45,000 to Support Community Empowerment

On October 20, Redwood Credit Union joined credit unions around the world in celebrating International Credit Union (ICU) Day, a …

Other

CUES Announces 2022 Individual Awards Winners and Hall of Fame Inductees

Talent development leader CUES is pleased to announce the winners of its annual individual awards and the class of 2022 …

Other

Unitus Community Credit Union Announces New Facility in Woodburn

As part of the next phase of the Unitus Community Credit Union’s Distributed Administrative Network, a new Woodburn facility will …

Charity Events

Resource One Employees Attend Climb Africa

Resource One employees attend Climb Africa to raise money, volunteer, and support the African Savings and Credit Co-Operative Society system.

Making A Difference

United Federal Credit Union Employee Campaign Raises More Than $47,700 to Benefit the United Way

United Federal Credit Union’s annual United Way employee fundraising campaign set a new internal record netting $23,879 in individual pledges. …

Other

Employees FCU Signs with Sharetec Core Solution

Sharetec is pleased to announce Employees Federal Credit Union in Tulsa, OK, has partnered with Sharetec to be their next …

New Product Releases

Corporate Central Revolutionizes Interactions with Member Credit Unions; Successfully Launches New Secure Platform, Beastro

On Tuesday, October 11, Corporate Central officially launched a newly built and designed member platform called Beastro. Corporate Central built …

Making A Difference

Mazuma Credit Union’s Give Back Day Spreads Community Support

Mazuma Credit Union celebrated its 5th Annual Give Back Day on Monday, October 10th. Part of the Credit Union’s 40 …

Technology

BCU AMONG FIRST RECIPIENTS OF TETHR CXCELLENCE AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING MEMBER EXPERIENCE

Earlier this month, as part of National Customer Service Week, BCU was awarded with leading AI-powered conversation intelligence platform, Tethr’s, …

Personnel Promotions

PSCU Appoints New Associate Director to Board

PSCU, the nation’s premier payments credit union service organization (CUSO), today announced the appointment of Christine Blake, president and CEO …

New Product Releases

Christian Community Credit Union Partners with DoubleCheck Solutions to Provide Members a Resource for Insufficient Funds

Christian Community Credit Union (CCCU) has partnered with DoubleCheck Solutions, giving members transparency and control to correct Non-Sufficient Funds (NSF) …

Marketing

Co-op Solutions Adds SDKs, Drop-in UIs to Co-op Developer Portal

In-house software and app development teams will now have access to a larger set of technologies when using the Co-op …

Making A Difference

TopLine Financial Credit Union Wins Statewide Awards for Financial Education Efforts and Member Service Initiatives

TopLine receives MNCUN’s Desjardins Financial Education Awards for Youth and Adult and Louise Herring Philosophy-in-action Member Service Award.

Other

CUES® Announces New Fintech Institute in Partnership with Cornell, eCornell

CUES is pleased to bring CEO Institute: FinTech to the industry, giving credit unions the opportunity to learn, embrace and …

Making A Difference

NEFCU Announces Community Giving Donations

New England Federal Credit Union (NEFCU) announced community giving recipients.

Other

Wisconsin DFI Receives 2022 NASCUS Reaccreditation

The National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors (NASCUS) is proud to announce that the Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions, …

Industry Analysis & Trends

Baker Market Update – Week in Review: October 21, 2022

Released every Friday, BMU is a brief and informative newsletter that provides financial institutions a review of the week’s economic …

Making A Difference

1st United Credit Union and the Oakland A’s Team Up to Fight Hunger

1st United Credit Union has teamed up with the Oakland A’s Community Fund in support of Alameda County Community Food …

Washima Huq of Texas Trust Named to Greater Arlington 40 Under 40

Operations & HR

Greater Texas|Aggieland Adds New AVP Roles to Strengthen Branch Operations

Greater Texas Credit Union reinforced its retail strategy by creating new market management roles to help advance growth of its …

Illinois Credit Union League CU Kind® Day Helps Support Nearly 400 Local Organizations

Charity Events

OCCU sponsors fundraiser for affordable housing

OCCU partnered with Cornerstone Community Housing as a Champion Sponsor for their annual Housing Heroes virtual event, which raised more …

Charity Events

TruMark Financial® Credit Union Golf Classic Benefits Financial Education

On Oct. 17, in spite of an unpredictable weather forecast, golfers at TruMark Financial’s Building Financial Futures Golf Classic at …

Other

GTE FINANCIAL SVP AND CHIEF STRATEGY OFFICER NAMED 2022 40 UNDER 40 HONOREE

Local Tampa Bay credit union, GTE Financial, is proud to announce Jennifer Maxfield, Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, …

Making A Difference

Elan Donates $75,000 to Celebrate Credit Union Day

EMBARGOED UNTIL 10.20.22 at 11 a.m. ET Elan Donates $75,000 to Celebrate Credit Union Day Five, $15,000 gifts were made …

Other

Corporate Counsel’s Women, Influence & Power in Law Awards Recognizes Patelco Credit Union Senior VP, General Counsel, Angela Jeffers, for Collaborative Leadership

Corporate Counsel has awarded Angela Jeffers with the Women, Influence & Power in Law Award for the category of Collaborative …

Operations & HR

Mazuma Credit Union Holds Grand Opening Celebration at North Oak Branch

On Thursday, October 6th, Mazuma Credit Union held a Grand Opening Celebration for its North Oak Branch at 9660 North …

Technology

BCU RECEIVES CUNA AWARDS FOR OPERATIONS, MEMBER EXPERIENCE, TECHNOLOGY

BCU attended the 2022 CUNA Operations & Member Experience Council and CUNA Technology Councils Conference late last month. Honored with …

Operations & HR

Michele Randall Earns Accredited ACH Professional Designation

Corporate Central announced this week that Michele Randall, Member Services Representative, has passed the Accredited ACH Professional (AAP) exam.

Making A Difference

TopLine Financial Credit Union Participates in its 6th Statewide Day of Kindness

TopLine Financial Credit Union was one of the 66 credit unions and partner organizations across the state of Minnesota who …

Making A Difference

Redwood Credit Union’s International Credit Union Day Celebration Donates More than $45,000 to Support Community Empowerment

On October 20, Redwood Credit Union joined credit unions around the world in celebrating International Credit Union (ICU) Day, a …

Other

CUES Announces 2022 Individual Awards Winners and Hall of Fame Inductees

Talent development leader CUES is pleased to announce the winners of its annual individual awards and the class of 2022 …

Other

Unitus Community Credit Union Announces New Facility in Woodburn

As part of the next phase of the Unitus Community Credit Union’s Distributed Administrative Network, a new Woodburn facility will …

Charity Events

Resource One Employees Attend Climb Africa

Resource One employees attend Climb Africa to raise money, volunteer, and support the African Savings and Credit Co-Operative Society system.

Making A Difference

United Federal Credit Union Employee Campaign Raises More Than $47,700 to Benefit the United Way

United Federal Credit Union’s annual United Way employee fundraising campaign set a new internal record netting $23,879 in individual pledges. …

Other

Employees FCU Signs with Sharetec Core Solution

Sharetec is pleased to announce Employees Federal Credit Union in Tulsa, OK, has partnered with Sharetec to be their next …

New Product Releases

Corporate Central Revolutionizes Interactions with Member Credit Unions; Successfully Launches New Secure Platform, Beastro

On Tuesday, October 11, Corporate Central officially launched a newly built and designed member platform called Beastro. Corporate Central built …

Making A Difference

Mazuma Credit Union’s Give Back Day Spreads Community Support

Mazuma Credit Union celebrated its 5th Annual Give Back Day on Monday, October 10th. Part of the Credit Union’s 40 …

Technology

BCU AMONG FIRST RECIPIENTS OF TETHR CXCELLENCE AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING MEMBER EXPERIENCE

Earlier this month, as part of National Customer Service Week, BCU was awarded with leading AI-powered conversation intelligence platform, Tethr’s, …

Personnel Promotions

PSCU Appoints New Associate Director to Board

PSCU, the nation’s premier payments credit union service organization (CUSO), today announced the appointment of Christine Blake, president and CEO …

New Product Releases

Christian Community Credit Union Partners with DoubleCheck Solutions to Provide Members a Resource for Insufficient Funds

Christian Community Credit Union (CCCU) has partnered with DoubleCheck Solutions, giving members transparency and control to correct Non-Sufficient Funds (NSF) …

Marketing

Co-op Solutions Adds SDKs, Drop-in UIs to Co-op Developer Portal

In-house software and app development teams will now have access to a larger set of technologies when using the Co-op …

Making A Difference

TopLine Financial Credit Union Wins Statewide Awards for Financial Education Efforts and Member Service Initiatives

TopLine receives MNCUN’s Desjardins Financial Education Awards for Youth and Adult and Louise Herring Philosophy-in-action Member Service Award.

Other

CUES® Announces New Fintech Institute in Partnership with Cornell, eCornell

CUES is pleased to bring CEO Institute: FinTech to the industry, giving credit unions the opportunity to learn, embrace and …

Making A Difference

NEFCU Announces Community Giving Donations

New England Federal Credit Union (NEFCU) announced community giving recipients.

Other

Wisconsin DFI Receives 2022 NASCUS Reaccreditation

The National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors (NASCUS) is proud to announce that the Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions, …

Industry Analysis & Trends

Baker Market Update – Week in Review: October 21, 2022

Released every Friday, BMU is a brief and informative newsletter that provides financial institutions a review of the week’s economic …

Making A Difference

1st United Credit Union and the Oakland A’s Team Up to Fight Hunger

1st United Credit Union has teamed up with the Oakland A’s Community Fund in support of Alameda County Community Food …

Washima Huq of Texas Trust Named to Greater Arlington 40 Under 40

Operations & HR

Greater Texas|Aggieland Adds New AVP Roles to Strengthen Branch Operations

Greater Texas Credit Union reinforced its retail strategy by creating new market management roles to help advance growth of its …

Illinois Credit Union League CU Kind® Day Helps Support Nearly 400 Local Organizations

Charity Events

OCCU sponsors fundraiser for affordable housing

OCCU partnered with Cornerstone Community Housing as a Champion Sponsor for their annual Housing Heroes virtual event, which raised more …

Charity Events

TruMark Financial® Credit Union Golf Classic Benefits Financial Education

On Oct. 17, in spite of an unpredictable weather forecast, golfers at TruMark Financial’s Building Financial Futures Golf Classic at …

Other

GTE FINANCIAL SVP AND CHIEF STRATEGY OFFICER NAMED 2022 40 UNDER 40 HONOREE

Local Tampa Bay credit union, GTE Financial, is proud to announce Jennifer Maxfield, Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, …

Making A Difference

Elan Donates $75,000 to Celebrate Credit Union Day

EMBARGOED UNTIL 10.20.22 at 11 a.m. ET Elan Donates $75,000 to Celebrate Credit Union Day Five, $15,000 gifts were made …

Other

Corporate Counsel’s Women, Influence & Power in Law Awards Recognizes Patelco Credit Union Senior VP, General Counsel, Angela Jeffers, for Collaborative Leadership

Corporate Counsel has awarded Angela Jeffers with the Women, Influence & Power in Law Award for the category of Collaborative …

Operations & HR

Mazuma Credit Union Holds Grand Opening Celebration at North Oak Branch

On Thursday, October 6th, Mazuma Credit Union held a Grand Opening Celebration for its North Oak Branch at 9660 North …

Technology

BCU RECEIVES CUNA AWARDS FOR OPERATIONS, MEMBER EXPERIENCE, TECHNOLOGY

BCU attended the 2022 CUNA Operations & Member Experience Council and CUNA Technology Councils Conference late last month. Honored with …

Operations & HR

Michele Randall Earns Accredited ACH Professional Designation

Corporate Central announced this week that Michele Randall, Member Services Representative, has passed the Accredited ACH Professional (AAP) exam.

Making A Difference

TopLine Financial Credit Union Participates in its 6th Statewide Day of Kindness

TopLine Financial Credit Union was one of the 66 credit unions and partner organizations across the state of Minnesota who …

CUES Encourages Leaders to Continue DEI Efforts in 2023

CUES popular Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Certificate Program, in partnership with Cornell University, is returning March 15 – June 20, 2023. As institutions shift to …

American Credit Union Mortgage Association (ACUMA) Announces 2023 Live Events

Interested in becoming a more effective and successful credit union mortgage lender? Would you like to connect with other professionals in the mortgage lending industry …

EasCorp Launches Pioneering Instant Payments Academy

Eastern Corporate Federal Credit Union (EasCorp) recently announced EasCorp’s Instant Payments Academy designed to prepare credit unions for FedNow℠ and instant payments.

TopLine Financial Credit Union’s Vicki Roscoe Erickson Named Twin Cities Business 2022 Notable Leader in Marketing

Twin Cities member-owned cooperative TopLine Financial Credit Union’s Senior Vice President of Marketing and Communications has been named one of Twin Cities Business 2022 Notable …

Wilkes County Shelter Receives SECU Foundation Grant to Help Expand Services for the Homeless

SECU Foundation has provided a $40,000 grant to the Catherine H. Barber Memorial Shelter, a non-profit homeless shelter that has been serving men, women, and …

BCU DEEPENS DIVERSITY, EQUITY, INCLUSION STRATEGY

As the financial well-being provider for some of America’s best workplaces, BCU keeps Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) top of mind in every decision they …

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