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CHICAGO—What are some of the peer group-leading credit unions doing that others are not? CUToday.info is exploring that issue and others in a series being led by credit union consultant Rory Rowland, beginning with David Mooney, CEO of Alliant Credit Union.

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.—Google plans to launch in Q4 of this year a new solution that will allow consumers to receive and pay bills inside Gmail.

WASHINGTON—Credit unions now have a big opportunity to capitalize on consumers’ desire to work with trusted local financial institutions, which is just the story CO-OP Financial Services sought to tell in detail during the recent CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference.

WASHINGTON—Patrick Miller, CEO of the $406-million CBC Federal Credit Union, Oxnard, Calif., is scheduled to testify Wednesday before The House Financial Services Committee, as is Peggy Bosma-LaMascus, CEO of the $500-million Patriot FCU in Chambersburg, Penn.

MADISON, Wis.—Saying CUs are in the “eye of the Apple Pay hurricane,” one analyst says now is the time to make a decision regarding the new payment solution—one way or the other.

WASHINGTON—NAFCU and CUNA are expressing concern over a new report that reveals 80% of global retailers fail to meet the widely accepted Payment Card Industry (PCI) data security standards for their payment card processing systems.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – CUNA Mutual Group and Filene Research Institute have released new research that explores how credit unions can best serve and connect with baby boomers.