Posted October 21st, 2014 No Comments
Credit Unions Out Front In Calling For More Data Security

Earlier this year, our national trade association, the Credit Union National Association warned that

Target would not be the last merchant data breach and that has unfortunately proven true. Recent

reports indicate that financial institutions discovered consumer data available for sale on the black

market, and the data was traced to a breach at Home Depot. The reports also suggest the Home Depot

breach may be larger in scope than the Target breach. This latest data security breach demonstrates yet

again the need for data security requirements for merchants. {Read The Full Article}

Posted October 21st, 2014 No Comments
Wal-Mart Gets Into the Banking Business

After years of thwarted efforts to break into banking, Wal-mart, the nation’s largest retailer, is making its biggest foray yet into everyday financial services. Wednesday, Wal-Mart and prepaid card provider Green Dot launched GoBank, a mobile-first checking account that aims to serve the nation’s unbanked and under-banked. {Read The Full Article}

Posted October 21st, 2014 No Comments
ScoreCard® Rewards Dynamic Travel Program

CSCU has some exciting news! The ScoreCard Rewards travel program will be upgraded by the end of 2014! The former ScoreCard Rewards travel program has been going strong for more than 20 years. {Read The Full Article}

Posted October 21st, 2014 No Comments
NCUL 100 Million Memberships Campaign

This summer marked a momentous occasion for credit unions. We reached a significant milestone of 100 Million Memberships nationwide. To help build awareness for Nebraska member credit unions and to continue educating the community about the credit union difference as we all celebrate 100 Million Memberships, The League is excited to share our 100 MM campaign with you. {Read The Full Article}

Posted October 21st, 2014 No Comments
Ringing in the New Year with a focus on credit

It’s hard to believe that 2015 is right around the corner and 2014 holiday shopping comes to mind, along with all the credit card spending that accompanied those shopping sprees. If your members are like many consumers, they can get caught up in the moment and tend to overspend, then the realization comes when the billing statements start to arrive in the mail. {Read The Full Article}

Posted October 21st, 2014 No Comments
CUNA Mutual to Sell ProAg Crop Insurance Business

CUNA Mutual Group has reached an agreement to sell Producer’s Ag Insurance Group (ProAg), its crop insurance business, to HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc. The transaction, which is subject to regulatory approvals, is expected to close in the first quarter of 2015. {Read The Full Article}

Posted October 21st, 2014 No Comments
A Credit Union is only as healthy as its Members

It is now the law for most individuals to carry health insurance and credit union members will be seeking health insurance coverage through public or private exchanges during the upcoming enrollment period. {Read The Full Article}

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