Posted September 20th, 2017 No Comments
International Credit Union Day and Gas Station TV

We have some exciting news! To celebrate International Credit Union Day, we have partnered with Gas Station TV (GSTV) and CU Solutions Group (CUSG) to help you support the great credit union story, increase awareness and engage new members. {Read The Full Article}

Posted September 19th, 2017 No Comments
VERO IDProSelect

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Posted September 19th, 2017 No Comments
Incentivize Smart Saving. Attract New Members.

Every time your members make a $25 deposit into their Save to Win share-certificate account, they’re entered into a drawing where they can win cash prizes! It’s a fun, easy and risk-free way to incentivize savings for your members while growing wallet-share for your credit union. {Read The Full Article}

Posted September 19th, 2017 No Comments
YPCU Presents 3rd Annual SowerFest

Young Professionals for Credit Unions will be presenting, the 3rd annual SowerFest 2017 in Lincoln, Nebraska on October 15th at Antelope Park (12:00pm-7:00pm) to celebrate community and International Credit Union Week.  {Read The Full Article}

Posted September 19th, 2017 No Comments
VTR and ELT Topic at Claude’s Coffee Club

The League organized a Claude’s Coffee Club meeting in Lincoln hosted by the University of Nebraska FCU.  {Read The Full Article}

Posted September 19th, 2017 No Comments
Peak Performances at Leadership Summit

Credit union CEOs, Presidents, and key management staff had the opportunity to collaborate at the recently concluded Leadership Summit. {Read The Full Article}

Posted September 19th, 2017 No Comments
Nebraska’s Newest Credit Union Open For Business

Community HOPE Federal Credit Union is officially open for business. {Read The Full Article}

Posted September 19th, 2017 No Comments
Nebraska Credit Unions Raise Nearly $10,000 for Disaster Relief

Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma were two of the strongest storms ever to hit the U.S. Both brought devastation, loss of life and damage of epic proportions. {Read The Full Article}

Posted September 19th, 2017 No Comments
GAP Claims Rise: What to Watch For

By Jay Isaacson, Vice President-Commercial Underwriting

Guaranteed Asset Protection (GAP) provides valuable protection for credit union members by allowing them to cancel the difference between an insurance settlement and their loan balance if their vehicle is stolen or totaled in an accident. {Read The Full Article}

Posted September 19th, 2017 No Comments
Equifax Data Breach

Cyber-security continues to play an important role in our everyday lives. Recently, Equifax announced a major data breach affecting over 143 million Americans’ personal information, about half of the U.S. population.  The data includes names, Social Security numbers, birth dates, home addresses and, in some cases, driver’s license information. {Read The Full Article}

Posted September 19th, 2017 No Comments
CU Advocacy Protects CU Funds in Capitol Hill Victory

On September 13th, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to pass the Amodei Aguillar Amendment to H.R. 3354, the Financial Services and General Government appropriations bill, which struck language that would have placed the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) under the appropriations process.  The passage of the amendment was a great victory for the credit union system and advocacy efforts on Capitol Hill. {Read The Full Article}

Posted August 18th, 2017 No Comments
SAVE THE DATE!

Mark your calendar for these upcoming events!!

August 22 – PFP Marketing Lunch, Ashland

August 25 – CU4Kids Lincoln Chapter Golf Outing, Eagle

September 10 – NICU Reunion, Children’s Hospital

September 12-13 – Leadership Summit, Lincoln

September 26-27 – Western NE Lending Workshop, Alliance

October 4-5 – Compliance Conference, Omaha

*various webinars each week are held.  Visit www.nebrcul.org.

Posted August 18th, 2017 No Comments
CU Direct – Lending Insights

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Posted August 18th, 2017 No Comments
LSC Holiday Gift Cards

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Hard to believe but soon the kids will be back in school.

Soak up that last bit of summer fun, because after that, the mad dash toward the holidays begins. That means gift giving season as well.

Now is the time to make sure you have plenty of LSC® Holiday Gift Cards on hand to help your members take care of everyone on their lists quickly and conveniently. Gift cards are also ideal for SEGS and they make great incentives and holiday gifts for your own staff.

To make it even easier to offer your members gift cards and save, LSC has an early Holiday gift for you! Simply sign up by November 15th, 2017, and you’ll receive your first 50 Holiday gift cards for free, including the shipping!

Plus there’s no implementation or annual fees to your credit union when using cards with the standard logo. LSC handles all back-office operations. You set your own retail price!

LSC invites you to join us for a free webinar to learn more about our gift card program and our gift to you! To register, just click the date and time below that works best for your schedule:

Thursday, September 21, 2017, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM CDT

Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM CDT

We look forward to having you join us to see how Holiday gift cards benefit your members and your credit union!

For more info call 800-942-7124 or email sales@lsc.net.  

Posted August 18th, 2017 No Comments
Is debt straining your member’s marriage?

Sometimes debt strains a relationship and couples never recognize it. Breakups, fights, and tension are blamed on more obvious causes instead of the underlying problem of mounting bills and dwindling bank accounts. Here are some tips to help ease the tension and open the lines of communication between couples that are faced with mounting bills. {Read The Full Article}

Posted August 18th, 2017 No Comments
CPD Online to upgrade this Fall!

We are excited to unveil the comprehensive and innovative upcoming upgrade of CPD Online’s Learning Management System. We are pleased to be moving to the latest and greatest version of Learning Management Systems from SumTotal, the world’s leading LMS provider. Usability is at the forefront of this upgrade –an intuitive and streamlined user experience across the system meets the new ‘Universal Search’, bringing together, content, people, site navigation and more in one simple place. {Read The Full Article}

Posted August 18th, 2017 No Comments
NE CU’s Hike the Hill

The Nebraska Credit Union League held its annual Hike the Hill on July 18-20th in Washington D.C.  In addition to League staff, credit union representatives from each of Nebraska’s three Congressional Districts participated including Peg Niedbalski of Columbus United FCU (1st Congressional District), Steve Swanstrom of Centris FCU (2nd Congressional District), and Dee Schriner of Trius FCU (3d Congressional District).  {Read The Full Article}

Posted August 18th, 2017 No Comments
CU Difference Materials Available

Your employees need to have a good understanding of why credit unions are different and how that translates into serving your members. In order for them to become passionate credit union advocates, they need to be jazzed about working for a credit union, right? {Read The Full Article}

Posted August 18th, 2017 No Comments
Regulators and Congress discuss regulatory reform for mortgage lending

By Brad Crandall

The industry news has been buzzing this summer about regulatory relief efforts from both Congress and regulators. I pulled together some pertinent regulatory reports and Congressional hearings where mortgage regulation relief was discussed. Below, I’ve also pulled out some of my mortgage takeaways.  {Read The Full Article}

Posted August 18th, 2017 No Comments
Stay Strategic for Stronger Planning

By DeLania Truly

Strategic planning is both an obligation and an opportunity. Credit unions who plan well and execute well are the ones you read about today … growing faster, staying more relevant and becoming financially stronger. What makes one credit union’s plan better than another?  Often, it is about how you plan as much as what you plan. {Read The Full Article}

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