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Andrea Robinson Named Executive Director of Heartland Credit Charitable Foundation

Dec
06
Andrea Robinson Named Executive Director of Heartland Credit Charitable Foundation

The Heartland Credit Union Charitable Foundation (HCUCF) has hired Andrea Robinson, MPA as its executive director. As the charitable arm of the Heartland Credit Union Association, the HCUCF supports member credit unions’ charitable and educational activities and provides training scholarships and financial literacy assistance to credit unions.

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In an Uncertain World, Look for the Silver Lining

Dec
04
In an Uncertain World, Look for the Silver Lining

When it comes to putting the finishing touches on strategic plans and budgets for 2017, thinking through solutions to the industry’s on-going challenges can have even the most seasoned credit union management team shaking their heads. In today’s environment, there are many circumstances beyond your control – unsettled economic conditions, interest rate pressure, regulatory and compliance expectations, competition from familiar and untraditional sources, the costs of technology and cyber security, as well as ever-changing member service expectations.

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Crash the GAC: Deadline Extended to Dec. 11

Dec
01
Crash the GAC: Deadline Extended to Dec. 11

The Cooperative Trust recently extended the deadline to apply for the Crash the GAC 2017. You now have until Sunday, December 11 at 11:59 p.m., to apply for this once-in-a-lifetime experience. 

Check out what past Kansas and Missouri GAC Crashers have to say about it. 

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Be Prepared This Tax Season

Nov
29
Be Prepared This Tax Season

It's hard to believe tax season will be upon us in a matter of a couple months. Calculations, locating tax documents and filing returns can be stressful, so hopefully any aggravation your members might feel will be abated by a healthy tax refund. 

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Credit Union Basic Training: One Date Left in 2016

Nov
29
Credit Union Basic Training: One Date Left in 2016
It's a full house at October's Credit Union Basic Training in St. Louis.
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Federal Judge Halts Federal Overtime Rule

Nov
23
Federal Judge Halts Federal Overtime Rule

A federal judge in Texas stopped the Department of Labor's new federal overtime rule just 10 days before it was supposed to go into effect. The rule would have doubled the Fair Labor Standards Act's (FLSA) salary threshold for exemption on overtime pay. 

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Member Benefit: Newsletter Articles for Quarter 1, 2017

Nov
22
Member Benefit: Newsletter Articles for Quarter 1, 2017

As a member benefit, we have crafted consumer newsletter articles for our member credit unions to use in their own publications, websites, social marketing efforts, etc. These articles are consumer-focused on a variety of topics. Please feel free to customize the articles to fit your credit union's needs.

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HCUA Provides Advocacy Training to Member Credit Unions

Nov
21
HCUA Provides Advocacy Training to Member Credit Unions

A credit union's staffers, volunteers and members are its best advocates. But what if they don't know how or why they should be advocating for their credit union? 

Luckily, the Heartland Credit Union Association's (HCUA) skilled advocacy staff is here to help! With decades of experience, they provide invaluable insights and share how to activate your credit union's advocates. 

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Last Chance to Register for Shared Branch User Meetings

Nov
21
Last Chance to Register for Shared Branch User Meetings

Our regular Credit Union Shared Branch (CUSB) User Meetings have new dates for Jefferson City, Kansas City and Springfield. These free meetings are valuable opportunities for CUSB participants to learn about Shared Branch Network updates, enhancements and new services. 

The agenda also cover topics like key policy and procedure changes, mystery shopper results, fraud prevention, and marketing. 

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Break Down Life Insurance Barriers by Focusing on the Member

Nov
20
Break Down Life Insurance Barriers by Focusing on the Member

How much coverage should I have? Which type of coverage fits my needs? Can I even afford coverage?

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