THE news

WASHINGTON–If they haven’t received them already, many credit unions across the country will soon be receiving invitations from the FBI–but for a good reason.

CENTRAL COAST, Calif.--The recent 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and its devastating effect on New Orleans and the Gulf Coast brought forth many recollections from those who were there. But it also has brought forth a recollections, as well, from two people who travelled to areas where they could provide help.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.– Tallahassee-Leon Federal Credit Union (TLFCU) hosted its fourth annual Mini-Billionaires Academy, a week long overnight summer camp designed to teach youth the benefits of understanding money and financial planning. 

DES MOINES, Iowa—Strategic compliance management systems will be critical to all FIs by 2020 insists one analyst, who says CUs must get moving now to establish the systems that will eventually be required by examiners.

GULFPORT, Miss.—No matter the years that pass following the devastating punch delivered by Hurricane Katrina to the Gulf Coast on Aug. 29, 2005, Debbie Pidek says she won’t forget what she witnessed and experienced 10 years ago.

BROOKFIELD, Wis.—Sound strategic planning and rapid innovation are needed from CUs as the industry moves quickly toward a radically different way of doing business in the year 2020, according to Fiserv.