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Capitol Eyes 2.21.20

Feb 21, 2020
  • Advocacy
Greater Fox Cities Chapter Legislative Night and WCULAF Auction; Three Credit Unions Honored with Governor's Financial Literacy Awards, Cooperative Network's 2020 Wisconsin Co-op Day at the Capitol; Meeting NCUA Board Members at The Rochdale & Paragon Volunteer Leadership Institute

Three Credit Unions Honored with Governor's Financial Literacy Awards

Feb 19, 2020
  • Awards
  • Press
On Wednesday, Governor Evers honored over a dozen individuals, businesses, and organizations with the 2019 Governor's Financial Literacy Awards. Altra Federal Credit Union, Educators Credit Union, and Summit Credit Union were among the recipients.

Credit Union Compliance Management System is Now Available for All Wisconsin Member Credit Unions

Feb 19, 2020
  • Compliance
  • Press
The Wisconsin Credit Union League and Credit Union National Association announce the availability of our newest member benefit – Credit Union Compliance Management System™ (CU CMS).

League Board Passes DEI Resolution Following Adoption of 8th Cooperative Principle

Feb 18, 2020
  • More on The Movement
Today, The Wisconsin Credit Union League Board of Directors ratified a board resolution signifying the importance of diversity, equity, and inclusion in the Wisconsin Credit Union Movement.

POSTPONED: Make Your Credit Union’s Vision 20/20 at the 2020 League Convention

Feb 13, 2020
  • Education & Events
The League’s Annual Convention & Expo is arriving in Appleton May 6-9, 2020, and what’s in focus this year will be establishing a clear vision of your credit union, The Movement, and much more!

Open Your Eyes to a Credit Union® Lands in Wisconsin

Feb 13, 2020
  • Press
Credit Union National Association (CUNA) today announced the arrival of the Open Your Eyes to a Credit Union® campaign to Wisconsin and Oklahoma. Officially launching February 3, the launches follow five other newly launched states in January and bring the total number of states running the campaign to 21.

Do Your Account Holders Consider You Their MVP?

Feb 06, 2020
  • System Vendor
The financial services playing field is no longer level ground for all financial institutions. With increased competition from digital non-bank providers and tech giants, such as Amazon, Google and emerging newcomers, traditional banks and credit unions face new challenges every day. To stand out in the field you must focus on meeting the increasing demands for financial services that add value, convenience and stability to consumers’ lives.

Credit Unions Use CDAs to Boost "Cause Marketing" Partnership with CU4Kids

Jan 31, 2020
  • System Vendor
CUNA Mutual Group—in addition to its corporate and employee donations to CU4Kids—has been introducing credit unions to a relatively new funding mechanism, the “charitable donation account” (CDA).

Over 300 Credit Union Activists Share The Credit Union Difference at State GAC 2020

Jan 23, 2020
  • Education & Events
  • Advocacy
Over 300 Credit Union Activists from across the state representing 46 Wisconsin credit unions (including a number of high school students from in-school branches) braved the January cold to share The Credit Union Difference with their legislators at the State Government Affairs Conference (GAC) in Madison on Tuesday, January 21.

Wisconsin’s Credit Unions Save Members $284 Million in 2019, $1.76 Billion in Last Decade

Jan 21, 2020
  • Advocacy
  • Press
Today, over 300 Wisconsin Credit Union Activists from across the state visited lawmakers to share how credit unions are uniquely empowered to put the needs of their 3.3 million members and the communities they serve before profit.

Reflecting on a Season of Credit Union Giving

Jan 08, 2020
  • The CU Difference
Here are just a few of *many* ways Wisconsin’s credit unions embodied both the spirit of the season and the spirit of The Credit Union Difference in November and December!

A Partnership Rooted in Our Collective Purpose

Jan 06, 2020
  • System Vendor
The collective power of our collaboration as credit union system partners helps us remain competitive in a rapidly changing financial services marketplace.

Create a Win-Win by Reducing Members' Anxiety

Dec 23, 2019
  • System Vendor
Leading consulting firms, such as Forrester and Bain & Co., have long maintained emotions are key in shaping customer experience (CX) perceptions. Bain reports reducing anxiety as the key emotional element of customer experience in banking.

The League's New Look & Feel

Dec 12, 2019
  • More on The Movement
We've got a whole new look and we're ready for our closeup. And this is just the start of good things to come.

2019 League Highlights

Dec 02, 2019
  • More on The Movement
Drumroll please...here's a snapshot of 6 ways we put your dues dollars to work in 2019!

Make your Members' Voices Heard at State GAC

Nov 04, 2019
  • Advocacy
Be sure your credit union is well represented as The Movement takes over Madison for the State Government Affairs Conference on January 20. If you don't stand up, who will?

3 Ways to Stay Ahead of the Retirement Technology Curve

Oct 28, 2019
  • System Vendor
Consumers no longer simply prefer accessible and personalized digital experiences – they expect them. Is your credit union’s employee retirement program keeping up?

Oconomowoc Resident Awarded $5,000, Just for Saving Money

Oct 21, 2019
  • The CU Difference
  • Press
In celebration of International Credit Union Day last week, Oconomowoc resident Kristine is now $5,000 richer just for saving her own money, thanks to the statewide Saver’s Sweepstakes® program...

Celebrating Nearly a Century of People Before Profit in Wisconsin

Oct 16, 2019
  • The CU Difference
  • Press
With International Credit Union Day this October 17, there is much to celebrate about the lasting and positive impact of the nearly-century-old credit union movement in Wisconsin.

Evolve to Satisfy Changing Consumer Tastes

Sep 25, 2019
  • System Vendor
Even as people strive to make decisions objectively, they operate emotionally. That’s a reality we in financial services must recognize as we engage with consumers.