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Saver's Sweepstakes: WI credit unions offering members $100K in cash prizes

Jul 23, 2018
Besides capitalizing on the tremendous media attention that prize-linked savings offers, the participating credit unions are using the cash prize incentive to help members build up their emergency funds.

Advocacy toolkit: build relationships now ahead of elections

Jul 16, 2018
The stage is being set for attacks on credit unions in the next legislative session. Interact with lawmakers when they're in-district this summer and before the elections to ensure they can separate fact from fiction concerning credit unions.

Sign up this summer: prize-linked savings kicks off this fall

Jun 18, 2018
Sign up asap to allow for certain steps that get you on board this statewide program and allow your members chances to win cash prizes, beginning in October!

Congratulations, DE Scholarship recipient

Jun 05, 2018
The winner will take part in credit unions' premier philosophy immersion experience

Grassroots advocacy helps pass common sense regulatory reform legislation

May 22, 2018
A big push by credit union Activists in Wisconsin and nationwide helped common sense regulatory reform legislation pass through Congress, to the benefit of credit unions. It was signed into law by President Trump.

League highlights success, names Exec Committee at Convention

May 22, 2018
Credit union Activists played a key role in our legislative and regulatory wins

Altra Federal Credit Union honored with national-level Desjardins award

Mar 13, 2018
Join us in congratulating the Altra team on a well-deserved honor!

State Government Affairs Conference built relationships

Jan 30, 2018
We thanked lawmakers for passing CU-supported legislation and again asked for their support on yet another important set of bills. We also raised funds to help keep credit union allies in government.

YP Network: a successful year in review (infographic)

Jan 26, 2018
The Wisconsin League is leading the nation in passing the skills, contacts and opportunities to the next generation of credit union leaders. See what we accomplished in 2017.

Governor's Awards recognize credit union efforts

Jan 26, 2018
It's our state's highest honor for financial education, and one credit union and one credit union-supported program are among the honorees