Apple Pay picks up 13 more US banks & credit unions

http://appleinsider.com/articles/17/09/05/apple-pay-picks-up-13-more-us-banks-credit-unions Apple on Tuesday updated its U.S. Apple Pay roster with 13 more supporting card issuers, filling in an increasingly tiny number of regional gaps. The additions join a list of hundreds of participating banks and credit unions, most of them based in small sections of the country, a single state, or even just a […]

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NCR Launches Business Banking Mobile For Community Banks, Credit Unions

http://www.pymnts.com/mobile-applications/2016/ncr-business-banking-mobile-app-community-banks-credit-unions/ NCR announced on Thursday (Sept. 22) it launched a new app dubbed Business Banking Mobile. The app will enable community financial institutions (CFIs) to compete with larger financial institutions by providing their business banking customers with iOS and Android access to this secure and easy-to-use account management platform. “Business Banking Mobile is yet another […]

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Irish Government and Credit Unions Launch Small Loans Scheme

  SUMMARY http://www.clare.fm/news/government-and-credit-unions-launch-small-loans-scheme The [Irish] government and Credit Unions have launched a small loans scheme, aimed at giving people another option to moneylenders. The ‘It Makes Sense’ loan provides emergency credit of up to 2-thousand euro for low-income families. The scheme has been trialed in 30 Credit Unions since last November. More than 200 loans were drawn […]

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Credit Union Closes Accounts Connected to Pot Businesses

http://pilotonline.com/business/banking/credit-union-closes-accounts-connected-to-pot-businesses/article_fb074b52-606c-58fe-a8ba-0e6a3ddcfa79.html http://www.newsminer.com/marijuana/fairbanks-banks-cautious-as-marijuana-industry-unfolds/article_780dd242-61f3-11e6-a52e-df50ba03261c.html Fairbanks banks cautious as marijuana industry unfolds by Amanda Bohman, abohman@newsminer.com FAIRBANKS — Alaska USA Federal Credit Union has restricted 10 personal accounts linked to people starting a marijuana-related business, a spokeswoman for the financial institution confirmed. It’s a preemptive strike meant to prevent scrutiny from the federal government as the marijuana industry unfolds […]

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Creating that loving feeling: Building loyalty by making it easy

  https://www.cuinsight.com/creating-that-loving-feeling-building-loyalty-by-making-it-easy.html by CYNTHIA CAMPBELL, FILENE RESEARCH INSTITUTE Remember that scene in Top Gun when Tom Cruise sings, “You’ve Lost that Loving Feeling” in the bar? All of us are working so hard to create that loving feeling and make sure our members never lose it. In this increasingly complex and fast moving time, making […]

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News: Press Release: Community Checks’ 2015 Holiday Campaign Winners: Farmers & Merchants Bank #Tomah and Florida Capitol Bank #PinellasPark #communitybanks #creditunions #nonprofits

For Immediate Release   CONTACT Maggie Hernandez-Knight Community Outreach Director Community Checks 1072 Madison Avenue Lakewood, NJ 08701 W | www.communitychecks.com E | info@communitychecks.com T | 1844-5 CHECKS (1-844-524-3257) F | 1844-524-3256 Community Checks’ 2015 Holiday Campaign Winners Benefiting the Communities of Tomah, WI & Pinellas Park, FL Lakewood, NJ – November 25, 2015 – Community […]

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Good health = happy employees @Ent_CU #communitybanking #creditunion #community #health #happiness #employees

6035 Lifestyle: Good health = happy employees by John Hazlehurst When Ent Federal Credit Union was founded in 1957, three banks dominated the Colorado Springs market: First National Bank, Exchange National Bank and Colorado Springs National Bank. Named for Gen. Uzal Girard Ent, commander of the Ninth Air Force during World War II, Ent FCU was […]

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Top 5 Reasons to Choose a Community Bank or Credit Union #communitybank #creditunion #nonprofit

newrules.org/banking Top 5 Reasons to Choose a Community Bank or Credit Union 1. Get the Same Services at Lower Cost Most locally owned banks and credit unions offer the same array of services, from online bill paying to debit and credit cards, at much lower cost than big banks. Average fees at small banks and […]

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California Credit Union Bringing EverFi Financial Literacy Platform to Los Angeles County High Schools #creditunion #communitybanking #californiacreditunion

http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/09/prweb12956798.htm California Credit Union today launched its Financial Scholars Program, a new initiative to bring financial literacy education to high school students across Los Angeles County. The program will be delivered in partnership with EverFi via its powerful financial literacy learning platform. The California Credit Union Financial Scholars Program is web-based, using the latest in […]

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