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Analyzing credit unions’ 2019 SEG additions

Analyzing credit unions’ 2019 SEG additions

What is a SEG? Though commonly referred to as Select Employee Groups or SEGs, these groups can share any common bond of association or occupation, not just a single employer. Common types of SEGs include: [...]

Field of membership expansion in 2020: Behind the numbers

Field of membership expansion in 2020: Behind the numbers

2020 is no doubt a year most would prefer to soon forget, yet amid so much darkness bright spots could be found within the credit union industry as many institutions found ways to strategically expand [...]

The pros of a federal credit union charter

The pros of a federal credit union charter

In most states, credit unions have a choice of operating with a state or federal charter. There are a number of considerations in determining which charter is more advantageous.  This is an overview of some [...]

What does the ABA appeal mean for FOM?

What does the ABA appeal mean for FOM?

In the latest move in a long-running back and forth, the American Bankers Association has filed an appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court challenging the National Credit Union Association’s new field of membership ([...]

Is traditional marketing still alive?

Is traditional marketing still alive?

You may be surprised by the answer. As a marketing professional, I tend to notice advertisements and digital marketing more than the average person. Working for a company focused on expanding credit unions to reach [...]