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CUs in the News: March 2022

Apr 20, 2022
  • The CU Difference
Whether it's giving back, responding to COVID-19, awarding scholarships, or fostering financial literacy (and so much more), here's how Wisconsin's credit unions supported their members and communities in March.

Annual Finance & Investment Challenge Bowl Held at Chippewa Valley Technical College

Apr 16, 2022
  • The Foundation
  • Grants
Last month, the Annual Finance & Investment Challenge Bowl was held at Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) in Eau Claire. The Finance and Investment Challenge Bowl (FICB) is a quiz bowl competition that helps teach high school students about personal finance and economics.

Catch These Celebrities at Convention

Apr 07, 2022
  • Education & Events
You’ve recently seen all the glitz and glamour of the Oscars and Grammys, but The League Annual Convention and Expo boasts a number of celebrities, too. Check out these famous faces presenting at the year’s largest gathering of Wisconsin credit unions. In addition to meeting and reconnecting with your colleagues from across the state, you might just get a photo or two.

Capitol Eyes 4.7.2022

Apr 07, 2022
  • Advocacy
Sharing thought provoking stories about how credit unions helping their members in times of need allows policymakers to understand The Credit Union Difference and how credit union members impact their credit union constituents everyday.

April is Financial Literacy Month & Nat'l Credit Union Youth Month in WI

Apr 04, 2022
  • Press
  • More on The Movement
On April 1, Governor Tony Evers proclaimed the month of April as Financial Literacy and Capability Month in Wisconsin. The proclamation is part of a nationwide effort to raise awareness about the importance of financial literacy education and financial wellness.

Capitol Eyes 3.24.2022

Mar 24, 2022
  • Advocacy
March 20th marked the first day of Spring, and as temperatures rise, help us raise our influence too and champion candidates important to The Movement!

WCULAF Fundraisers at Convention 2022

Mar 22, 2022
  • Education & Events
With the 2022 election just around the corner, there will be credit union friendly candidates who are important to support with political advocacy. Every dollar counts to help further The Movement and elevate people that can be our champions in promoting and protecting credit unions' interests. Please consider the following fun Convention activities that will benefit WCULAF.

CUs in the News: February 2022

Mar 14, 2022
  • The CU Difference
Whether it's giving back, responding to COVID-19, awarding scholarships, or fostering financial literacy (and so much more), here's how Wisconsin's credit unions supported their members and communities in February.

Today. Tomorrow. Together. | Convention 2022 Theme

Mar 11, 2022
  • Education & Events
We can’t wait to welcome you all to our Annual Convention & Expo, to be held in-person for the first time since 2019 this May 11-14 in Appleton! This is a can’t-miss event for all the committed credit union professionals who are eager to help benefit their members while also building a strong network. Registration is now officially open!

Special Edition of Capitol Eyes: 2022 CUNA GAC Recap

Mar 10, 2022
  • Advocacy
Last week, over 50 Activists joined leaders from across the country in Washington D.C. to advocate as part of the 2022 CUNA’s Government Affairs Conference. The week featured thought provoking speakers, the annual CULAC Sweepstakes to raise funds to support friendly candidates, and importantly, visits with Wisconsin members of Congress.

The League Celebrates Strong Representation of Women Leaders in The Credit Union Movement for Women’s History Month

Mar 07, 2022
  • More on The Movement
  • Press
For Women’s History Month, The Wisconsin Credit Union League (The League) — a trade association representing the interests of 118 credit unions across the state — is celebrating the strong representation of women leaders in The Credit Union Movement both in Wisconsin and nationwide.

Minnesota, Montana, and Wisconsin Leagues Collaborate to Offer TriState Products & Services

Mar 04, 2022
  • System Vendor
  • Press
  • More on The Movement
The Minnesota Credit Union Network, Montana’s Credit Unions, and The Wisconsin Credit Union League have partnered to offer TriState Products & Services. The three states are working together to form strategic endorsement relationships with partners to help their credit unions best serve their members.

Record $13.5k Raised Through Frozen Foundation Fitness Fundraiser

Feb 24, 2022
  • The Foundation
  • Press
​Whether freezing cold or unseasonably warm, Wisconsinites had some winter fun February 12-20 when a total of 68 participants representing 22 credit unions and system partners raised a record $13,500 for The Wisconsin Credit Union Foundation!

The League Rolls Out Series of Technology Upgrades in 2022

Feb 24, 2022
  • More on The Movement
Through a series of technology upgrades over the next several months, The Wisconsin Credit Union League has its eye on providing a better-than-ever member experience in 2022! Starting February 24 with the launch of a new membership database, these changes will make for smoother event registration, a more interactive networking platform, improved email communications, easier advocacy and political giving, and so much more.

Saver's Sweepstakes® Savings Tips Reach 75,000 Wisconsinites

Feb 17, 2022
  • The CU Difference
  • Press
Since saving money remains a popular New Year's resolution, The League decided to kick off the year by sharing savings tips combined with the Savers Sweepstakes® program throughout the month of January in a paid social media campaign on Facebook. This campaign reached 75,000 Wisconsinites of all ages and directed individuals to open up a Savers account at a participating credit union in their area.

Special Edition of Capitol Eyes: 2022 State GAC Recap

Feb 04, 2022
  • Advocacy
From January 26 - 28, over 130 Credit Union Activists met with state legislators, both in person and over Zoom, as part of The League’s annual State Government Affairs Conference.

CUs in the News: December & January

Feb 03, 2022
  • The CU Difference
Whether it's giving back, responding to COVID-19, awarding scholarships, or fostering financial literacy (and so much more), here's how Wisconsin's credit unions supported their members and communities in December & January.

Wisconsin's Credit Unions Save Members $431.6 Million in 2021

Jan 28, 2022
  • Advocacy
On January 26, over 130 Wisconsin Credit Union Activists shared The Credit Union Difference in meetings with their legislators for our annual State Government Affairs Conference.

Capitol Eyes 1.13.2022

Jan 13, 2022
  • Advocacy
On Tuesday, Activists from across Wisconsin attended the Senate Committee on Financial Institutions and Revenue hearing to support and testify in favor of SB 451, a bill modernizing the state statutes governing credit unions.

Special Edition of Capitol Eyes: 2021 Advocacy in Review

Jan 07, 2022
  • Advocacy
As 2021 comes to an end, The Credit Union Difference (how The Movement stepped up to meet ever-changing needs of members) was proven, time and time again, to be worthy of protecting and promoting.