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VIDEO: Serving the Underserved with a Full-Service Branch on Wheels!

Nov 30, 2022
  • Education & Events
  • Advocacy
A credit union in southwest Wisconsin identified a need in their community: more accessible banking that would reach traditionally underserved areas of the state. How did they do it? A full-service credit union branch on wheels!

5 Ways to Support The Credit Union Movement in Wisconsin

Nov 13, 2022
  • Education & Events
  • Advocacy
If you've seen firsthand the power of The Credit Union Difference and want to learn more about how you can help protect & promote The Movement in Wisconsin, check out these 5 tips.

WBA Continues Campaign to Limit Financial Freedom

Nov 07, 2022
  • Advocacy
Last week, Settlers Bank announced plans to sell the bank in an open market transaction to Wings Financial Credit Union, a Minnesota based credit union.

Hike the Hill Celebrates Over 20 Years

Aug 01, 2022
  • Advocacy
For over 20 years, The League has brought you face-to-face with decision makers in Washington during our annual Hike the Hill event, discussing the valued services your credit union provides, plus policy and regulatory issues.

Capitol Eyes 7.28.2022

Jul 28, 2022
  • Advocacy
UW Credit Union's Chad LaFlash and Erin Bykowski presented during last week's Financial Inclusion Committee of the Governor's Council on Financial Literacy and Capability.

Capitol Eyes 7.14.2022

Jul 18, 2022
  • Advocacy
Wisconsin's August 9th Primary Election is just around the corner, and there are credit union friendly candidates running this fall that need our help.

Capitol Eyes 6.30.2022

Jun 30, 2022
  • Advocacy
Today is the last day of CULAC's $30 by the 30th campaign, and Wisconsin credit union Activists are nearly at the $3,000 goal.

Capitol Eyes 6.16.2022

Jun 16, 2022
  • Advocacy
Yesterday, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 2543 - Federal Reserve Racial and Economic Equity Act on a near party line vote. The bill is a package of a dozen provisions, including a credit union bill, H.R. 7003 - Expanding Financial Access for Underserved Communities Act.

Capitol Eyes 6.3.2022

Jun 03, 2022
  • Advocacy
The League’s Government Affairs team met with their counterparts from CUNA and other state leagues this week to strategize and collaborate.

Special Edition of Capitol Eyes: 2022 Convention Recap

May 23, 2022
  • Advocacy
Last week, Activists joined together in Appleton for The League’s Annual Meeting & Convention!