Earn Points for Your CU
Developing leaders at
the speed of change.
NCUA Proposed Revisions to Field of Membership
Order your contribution boxes.
Communicating the CU Difference:
The Seven Cooperative Principles
Trending: CUs in 2025
View the Report
Just ask Chris O’Connor, CEO of Randolph-Brooks FCU, about employee incentives! O'Connor purchased a large block of tickets last year, and again this year, to be utilized by his senior management as employee incentives for going over and above the call of duty for a member or reaching out into their community. His marketing team custom-created a card attached to the earned Mustang Mania ticket.
Five Tarrant County's Credit Union (TCCU) student members were awarded $1,000 scholarships for the fall 2016-spring 2017 academic year. TCCU congratulates graduating high school seniors Barret Burks, Jacob Willingham, and Sarah Walsingham, and returning college students Jordan Hagerman and Viviana Martinez on their winning essays, and wishes them success on their respective scholastic journeys.
Credit Union of Texas has awarded Nancy Bernardino, a Dallas ISD principal at the Solar Preparatory School for Girls, the credit union's $20,000 William H. Cotton scholarship. The scholarship honors William H. Cotton, a Dallas ISD and Credit Union of Texas trailblazer, and is open to all Dallas ISD employees who wish to pursue a post-baccalaureate degree or certification.
Before Congress takes their Memorial Day recess, the House will consider H.R. 897, the Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2015, the Senate amendment to H.R. 2576, the TSCA Modernization Act of 2015, and H.R. 5055, the Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will host a field hearing on short-term, small-dollar lending June 2, and it is expected the bureau will unveil its long-awaited rule on such loans in conjunction with the hearing. The hearing will take place in Kansas City, Mo., starting at 10 a.m. (CT).
As long as financial institutions have existed, there have been bank robbers. All credit unions, regardless of asset size, are tempting targets. In the latest issue of the National Credit Union Administration’s monthly newsletter, the featured article by the Office of Continuity and Security Management examines how the implementation of a few well-proven security devices and measures can effectively deter or respond to most robbery attempts.
For many credit unions, autumn brings offsite planning sessions designed to dream, design, and determine strategic plans for a given credit union’s future over the next several years. Strategic planning sessions are also a nice “thank you” for volunteers who serve their credit unions. And, while boards appropriately act as representatives of the membership, it’s vital to gain their insight as credit union members.
If you're one of those CEOs or board members who believes your organization doesn’t have to worry about having a CEO succession plan, your pain is on its way. Because turnover is inevitable; the facts bear it out. Studies show that within the next 10 years, nearly 50 percent of CEOs will retire.
Calling all Young Professionals! Reward yourself for the goals you've achieved so far and the new goals you're tackling next. Aspire. Educate. Evolve. Join your colleagues for the Young Professionals Conference August 4-5, 2016, in Dallas, Texas.
Late Wednesday afternoon during the Arkansas special session, a compromise was reached on the challenging workers’ compensation issue.
Senate candidate and current Rep. Susan King met with credit union leaders in the Temple area. King is running to be the Republican nominee for the senate district which runs through central Texas, from Abilene to Bandera, and includes Temple and Fort Hood. In the House, she serves as chair of the Texas House Committee on Defense and Veterans' Affairs.
Learn about Cornerstone Credit Union League, view our media kit and get in touch with our media contacts.
View Media Relations
Interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at an upcoming event?
Learn more about speaking opportunities at the Cornerstone Credit Union League.