100 Days video thumbWhat's Next for Cornerstone?

Cornerstone Credit Union League's new CEO, Caroline Willard, has completed her first 100 days. In this video series, she discusses her vision for the future of your association.

NYIB conference attendees
Cornerstone Stars Take Home Awards for Youth Financial Education
August 17, 2017

At the National Youth Involvement Board (NYIB) annual conference, held the last week of July in Boston, Mass., the spotlight of achievement shined on those individuals and credit unions whose efforts went above and beyond in the realm of youth financial education.

Resource One Credit Union Supports the Credit Unions Care Ride
August 17, 2017

In July, Cornerstone Credit Union League began their annual Credit Unions Care “CU Ride” motorcycle tour that travels to cities in Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas to deliver stuffed animals to kids at local children’s hospitals.

United Texas Credit Union Changes Charter and Share Insurance
August 17, 2017

American Share Insurance, the nation's only alternative to federal share insurance, is pleased to announce the recent conversion of the Texas-based, $245 million United Texas Credit Union from a federal to a state charter, and from federal to private share insurance provided by American Share.

Bucking the Trend
How Credit Unions Cracked the Code on HELOCs
August 17, 2017

Home equity lines of credit would normally thrive in a market with rising prices and where many older homeowners are loath to sell. But HELOC activity is actually on the decline in all but one corner of the industry: credit unions.

CFPB Finds Borrowers with $20K in Student Debt Doubled over Last Decade
August 17, 2017

Yesterday, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau released a new data point finding that nearly half of student loan borrowers leave school owing at least $20,000, double the share of borrowers a decade ago. The Bureau also found that more borrowers are taking out student loans later in life, and fewer borrowers are paying down their student debt in five years.

New Data Shows Millennials Taking Step Back from FHA Loans
August 17, 2017

Millennials have taken a slight step back from FHA loans, signifying they may be able to afford more at the moment, according to Ellie Mae.

Spend a Day on the Greens at Foundation’s 20th Annual Golf Tourney
August 17, 2017

There’s still time to register for the 20th annual Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation Golf Tournament, which takes place Wednesday, Sept. 6. The tournament will be held at Canyon Springs Golf Club in San Antonio, Texas.

Cornerstone CU Foundation’s Biz Kid$ Entrepreneur Contest Info Webinar
August 17, 2017

The Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation is excited to announce that credit unions will have another opportunity to participate in the unique and acclaimed Biz Kid$ Entrepreneur Contest. This is the Foundation's fifth year of conducting the contest, thanks to our partnership with the National Credit Union Foundation and the generous 2017 contribution from the Friends of Consumer Freedom.

Pete Sessions
Dallas Chapter of CUs Hosts Congressman Pete Sessions
August 16, 2017

Approximately 95 credit union professionals gathered Monday at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen in Dallas for a meeting of the Dallas Chapter of Credit Unions featuring Congressman Pete Sessions. Sessions represents Congressional District 32 and is the chairman of the House Rules Committee in Washington, DC. 

Arkansans Take Advantage of Recess to Visit Arkansas Lawmakers
August 16, 2017

Last Friday, Arkansas Credit Union Association lobbyist Ron Harrod attended the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce Coffee with U.S. Rep. Steve Womack. Womack came in early to visit before he addressed the group, which is always a great opportunity to introduce yourself and put your credit union on the lawmaker's radar.

Comments on Texas CUD Proposed Rule Changes Due August 27
August 16, 2017

The comments for proposed rule changes by the Texas Credit Union Commission are due on August 27, 2017. Published in the July 28, 2017 issue of the Texas Register, pages 9–21, the proposed changes affect...

Date Event Location
8/17/2017 Austin Chapter YP Event Austin, TX
8/17/2017 Small Credit Union Workshop Little Rock, AR
8/17/2017 Greater Oklahoma Chapter Meeting Oklahoma City, OK
8/19/2017 Houston Chapter Volleyball Tournament Houston, TX
8/21/2017 Webinar - EMV: Now and Beyond Online
8/22/2017 Small Credit Union Workshop Houston, TX
8/23/2017 Small Credit Union Workshop Corpus Christi, TX
8/24/2017 Foundation FOCUS Train the Trainer Oklahoma City, OK
8/24/2017 CU Ride Dallas, TX
8/24/2017 San Angelo Chapter Meeting San Angelo, TX
8/25/2017 CU Ride Fort Worth, TX
8/28/2017 South Central Arkansas Chapter Meeting Malvern, AR