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5 Reasons to Make Convenience a Strategic Priority

Consumer demand for convenience is impacting the customer experience like never before. As one credit union representative put it in this short video, “technology has spoiled us completely. Everything’s about accessibility, being convenient.” {Read The Full Article}

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Nebraska CU’s Advocate at GAC

There were 30 credit union staff and volunteers from Nebraska credit unions and the League who traveled to Washington D.C. for the CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) in late February.  This year’s GAC recorded more than 5,000 credit union advocates from across the Country in attendance.  The primary focus of the GAC is the Hill visits made by advocates during the conference.  Nebraska’s credit union advocates went to the Hill on Tuesday and Wednesday to meet with Nebraska’s Congressional Delegation. {Read The Full Article}

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CUNA Mutual Group Reports Strong Financial Results for 2016

MADISON, Wis. – CUNA Mutual Group today reported strong 2016 financial earnings and operating results, including record revenues and income for the third straight year. Total revenue rose to $3.3 billion, an increase of 4.7 percent from 2015. {Read The Full Article}

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The Nebraska CRASHER

Written by Dan Marquez, LincOne FCU

This year I was selected to represent Nebraska credit unions young professionals by ‘CRASHING’ the Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC), in Washington D.C.  What an honorable privilege this was to experience the Credit Union Movement in full force with over 5,000 innovators.  I have never been so touched by the kindness and compassion of so many, of whom are a part of this cooperative trust.  {Read The Full Article}

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Military Lending Act & LOANLINER Credit Card Documents

The October 3, 2017 mandatory compliance date for the Department of Defense’s Military Lending Act (MLA) final rule relating to credit card accounts will soon be upon us.  And we know credit unions may have questions on how to comply with the MLA for credit card accounts, LOANLINER® Compliance Solutions offers the following information on their credit card document solution. {Read The Full Article}

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Improve the Credit Worthiness of Your Membership

According to a recent study released by the Nerd Wallet, the average household with credit card debt has balances totaling $16,748.  One key finding from the study is that debt has grown, because the rise in the cost of living has outpaced income over the past 13 years, particular medical costs and food.  And the trends don’t look like they will changing soon. {Read The Full Article}

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CUNA Mutual Group Named a 2017 World’s Most Ethical Company

MADISON, Wis. – CUNA Mutual Group has been recognized as a 2017 World’s Most Ethical Company® by the Ethisphere® Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices. {Read The Full Article}

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Centris FCU and WOWT Channel 6 Team Up

Centris Federal Credit Union and WOWT Channel 6 News have entered into an exclusive partnership to bring consumers financial news they can use. With Dave Webber as their spokesman, every 3rd Thursday of the month during the 6 pm news hour, the Centris Federal Credit Union Financial Minute will be presented. Centris will also appear every quarter on an episode of Channel 6 “Moms Everyday”. {Read The Full Article}

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Year-End Data For Nebraska Credit Unions

Year-end data is now available in CUAnalyzer for all Nebraska credit unions. On a national level credit union loan growth continued its double-digit pace, the average member relationship expanded to its highest level ever, and the loan-to-share ratio is at its highest rate since 2009. Locally, how did Nebraska credit unions compare in the fourth quarter of 2016? {Read The Full Article}

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