Fintech: Friend or Foe?

Over the last several years, credit unions have shown tremendous growth, even alongside the uprising of many “fintech” companies. In the last number of years, credit union membership has experienced robust growth, with this year exhibiting the fastest member growth in more than 25 years, as measured from October of 2016 to that point in […]

NCUA Sets Supervisory Priorities for 2018

The NCUA intends to fully implement its extended exam cycle process for federally insured credit unions by the end of 2018, the agency said in its list of supervisory priorities for next year. Examiners will continue to use streamlined small credit union exam program procedures for institutions with assets of up to $50 million and […]

Ascend Federal Credit Union Wraps Up 2017 With Donations

Ascend ended 2017 by donating more than $1,800 to three Middle Tennessee charities. A Christmas decoration contest by credit union employees helped ensure local children received gifts Christmas morning from Toys for Tots. Last month, Ascend was the presenting sponsor of the River of Hope Radiothon, which benefited the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at […]

Enrichment Federal Credit Union Gives Away a Car

During 2017, Enrichment Federal Credit Union allowed members to register for a car that would be given away at the beginning of 2018. Additional registrations were given each time a member added a new service or updated information on their accounts. The “Win Big With Enrichment” contest helped introduce members and potential members to all […]

Y-12 FCU Gives Foundation Provides Grant to Blossom Center

Y-12 FCU Gives Foundation presented a check to Blossom Center for Childhood Excellence Incorporated, a Y-12 FCU business member. The mission of the Blossom center is to partner with parents to provide excellent child centered programs that are affordable and accessible seven days a week. The vision at Blossom Center is to see all children […]