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Digital Federal Credit Union

By Marc Rapport | May 29, 2017

More stringent accuracy rules will force credit bureaus to leave liens and judgments out of millions of credit reports.

By Marc Rapport | Jan. 30, 2017

Amid planning for compliance and interchange hits, credit unions can count on a little help from their friends.

By Erik Payne | Dec. 26, 2016

Eight strategies and lessons in managing one of the credit union industry’s largest assets.

By Erik Payne | March 7, 2016

What are credit unions doing to better serve members during the auto-buying process?

By Sharon Simpson | Jan. 4, 2016

Why three credit unions are turning to team-based learning to develop current and future leaders.

By Marc Rapport | July 13, 2015

Pre-launch marketing, follow-up surveys, and individual attention are ingredients in the not-so-secret sauce for success.

By Susan Levi Wallach | June 22, 2015

A try-before-you-buy fellowship program allows DCU to assess the value of new legal resources.

By Marc Rapport | March 9, 2015

Digital Federal Credit Union has been building member loyalty with direct deposit early paydays.

By Erik Payne | Dec. 22, 2014

These nine strategies and takeaways from non-traditional competitors offer inspiration for 2015.

By | Nov. 20, 2014

Callahan & Associates managing partner Jon Jeffreys, DCU CEO Jim Regan, and Growthfountain CEO Ken Staut discuss the potential for credit unions and crowdfunding.

By Aaron Pugh | Oct. 13, 2014

Incubators and other like-minded organizations help credit unions connect with entrepreneurs and new business.

By Callahan & Associates | May 29, 2014

A monthly collection of Callahan content that, together, addresses a single topic from a variety of perspectives.

By Drew Grossman | April 11, 2014

A look back at the major developments in EMV and the impending milestones leading up to the 2015 liability shift.

By Drew Grossman | April 11, 2014

A shift in the secure payments standard is coming, but not every institution is ready to make the switch just yet.

By Drew Grossman | Feb. 3, 2014

Credit unions are making plans to roll out new credit cards with EMV chip technology in advance of the shift of fraud liability in 2015.

By Sharon Simpson | Oct. 21, 2013

Digital FCU’s VP of information systems discusses the technology that allows members to conduct business from anywhere in the country.

By Jim Regan | Oct. 1, 2012

Regardless of charter type, it's product and services that drive long-term success.

Partner Perspective
Get Back On The Highway

By CU Direct | Aug. 20, 2012

Credit unions can use strategic messaging to get on the front lines of the auto turnaround.

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One Step Ahead

By Thomas Cullen | Jan. 31, 2011

Digital Federal Credit Union gets in front of problem loans with outreach and creative solutions.

By Aaron Pugh | Nov. 22, 2010

The evolution of remote deposit finds credit unions on the mobile forefront.

By Aaron Pugh | March 29, 2010

Why implementing a multi-year, long-term workout solution can help members and credit unions emerge from the mortgage market unscathed.

By Callahan & Associates | Oct. 1, 2009

In March 2008, Digital Federal Credit Union ($4.5B, Marlborough, MA) launched a remote deposit capture service for members which has significantly increased their number of deposits.

By Nick Connors | Aug. 3, 2009

While many credit unions have been increasing their dealer networks in response to current struggles in the automotive market, Digital FCU has found success by scaling back the number of dealerships the credit union works with.

By Marissa McGee | Aug. 4, 2008

Learn how Digital Federal Credit Union successfully helped the community cope with rising gas prices and spread the value of the credit union.

By Lydia Cole | July 28, 2008

DCU (Digital Federal Credit Union) is a fan of BIG ideas. These ideas often constitute a wave of innovation that changes member experiences. Remote Deposit Capture has been one of their BIG ideas they've actively pursued and investigated since 2004.

By Mike Weber | June 16, 2008

Take the rapidly rising costs of college education, mix in a private student loan market that has grown 450% in the last seven years alone, add a mass exodus of traditional lenders because of restricted access to capital, and you've got a volatile recipe for turmoil in the student loan marketplace. 

By Tom Geggel | March 6, 2006

Learn how Schools Financial CU, Digital FCU and Anheuser-Busch Employees’ CU structure and market their share draft accounts.

By Annie Sebastian | June 13, 2005

The profitability issue is still contentious for credit unions. As part of this, some consider relationship-based pricing (RBP) contrary to the democratic spirit of credit unions, but for others it a natural part of a cooperative. Digital Federal Credit Union's RBP program demonstrates how to create value without penalizing or segmenting the overall membership.

By Carol Anne Burger | March 11, 2002

For members of Digital Federal Credit Union, getting Streetwise about auto buying begins by following The Ten Commandments. Not the biblical variety, but the 10 rules of auto buying that prevent members from getting ripped off on what Tim Garner, VP of Marketing at DCU said is one of the two biggest-ticket items people buy