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NCUA Recommends Against End-of-Loan "Stacked" CPI Premium Payments

Mar
16
NCUA Recommends Against End-of-Loan "Stacked" CPI Premium Payments

 

By Trace Ledbetter, SVP of State National Companies

Collateral Protection Insurance (CPI) is designed to help credit unions reduce their lending risk by safeguarding them against loan losses due to uninsured physical damage. Some CPI providers and agents believe it is easier to add premiums to the end of borrowers’ loans, rather than re-amortizing loans to spread out premium payment during the loan term (or over the term of the CPI certificate). However, this practice of “stacking” premiums conflicts with best practices recommended by industry regulators.

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Marketing Meet-ups Scheduled for Spring

Mar
05
Marketing Meet-ups Scheduled for Spring

It's a great time for some blue sky thinking.

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Smartphone Lending Platform Improves Application Completion Rates and Payment Protection Sales

Feb
27
Smartphone Lending Platform Improves Application Completion Rates and Payment Protection Sales

It’s been apparent for years that smartphones and other mobile Web devices would become a critical consumer lending channel.

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Two FREE Discovery Webinars in March

Feb
27
Two FREE Discovery Webinars in March

CUNA Mutual Group (CMG) is nearing the mid-point of its 2012 Discovery Webinar Series with two great sessions planned for March.  These sessions are offered at no cost.

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CUNA Releases New White Paper, "Effective Board Succession Planning"

Feb
14
CUNA Releases New White Paper, "Effective Board Succession Planning"

CUNA recently announced the release of the new white paper, “Effective Credit Union Board Succession Planning” commissioned by CUNA’s Community Credit Union Committee. This study examines the current demographics of community credit union board members, the issues that arise from these findings and strategies for successful board succession and retention.

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MCUA Schedules Launch & Learn Webinars to Reveal Web Functionality

Feb
14
MCUA Schedules Launch & Learn Webinars to Reveal Web Functionality

By now, you probably have noticed the Missouri Credit Union Association (MCUA) recently launched a new and improved website.

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Fall DE Training Registration Opens

Jan
23
Fall DE Training Registration Opens

Registration is now open for the Fall 2012 Credit Union Development Education (DE) training taking place September 6-13 in Madison, WI. Attendees of the six-day total immersion experience will learn about credit unions’ social responsibility and domestic and international development through interactive education and professional networking.

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National Youth Week Store Launches Online

Jan
19
National Youth Week Store Launches Online

Missouri credit unions can take part in National Credit Union Youth Week at a discounted rate.

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Making the Most of Every Lending Opportunity: Part 7

Jan
18
Making the Most of Every Lending Opportunity: Part 7

Improving Cross-Sales: A Matter of Hill, Will, and Skill

By Kathy Blumenfeld
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FinancialBrand Shares Facebook Pitfalls

Jan
18
FinancialBrand Shares Facebook Pitfalls

If you use Facebook to promote a contest for your credit union, beware. Facebook has a highly restrictive set of rules that, if not followed, may risk your page being shut down by the internet giant.

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