- Live and On-Demand Webcasts
Credit union webcasts for training, compliance info, best practices and more. NAFCU's live and on-demand webcasts address key issues and hot topics in a convenient and affordable no-travel way that accommodates group participation at your credit union.
- Market the Credit Union Advantage
With all of the positive buzz surrounding credit unions, it's the perfect time to position the advantages of credit unions We've created this resource page for all credit unions to give you some extra tools to help you get your message out.
- Participate in Credit Union Research Surveys
NAFCU’s Economic and Research Team conducts monthly surveys of NAFCU member federal credit unions in order to compile meaningful data reports that you can use. Your participation helps us help you!
- CU Industry Trends Quarterly Report
NAFCU’s CU Industry Trends is a NAFCU member-only quarterly report of the latest trends among federal credit unions. The report is designed as a benchmarking tool to help credit unions compare themselves to their peers and remain competitive in the marketplace. The report delivers key trends based on NCUA data, both at the industry level and broken down by region, state and asset class.
- CU Industry Trends Report Archive
NAFCU’s CU Industry Trends is a NAFCU member-only quarterly report of the latest trends among federal credit unions. Download archived reports and data tables here.
- Credit Union Fact Sheet
2012 Facts About Credit Unions For more information, visit www.nafcu.org, or call Patty Briotta at 703-842-2820. Credit unions are not-for-profit, member-owned cooperatives that serve defined fields of membership, generally have volunteer boards of directors and cannot issue capital stock. The credit union philosophy o
- Economic and CU Research Enewsletter
of the latest macroeconomic and financial trends affecting today's credit unions.
- Monitor finds mixed CU expectations for 2013
NAFCU’s latest Economic & CU Monitor survey findings show that credit unions’ bottom-line expectations for 2013 are less optimistic than other growth areas, and credit unions remain concerned about the growing regulatory burden and costs related to corporate stabilization.
- NAFCU CU Data & Research Survey Contest
NAFCU member credit unions that participate in NAFCU’s Economic and Research monthly surveys are automatically entered in a chance to win an iPad*! Just a little way for us to say "Thank You!"
- NAFCU Annual Report on Credit Unions
NAFCU's Board of Directors has met yearly with Fed Board members since 1992, at Fed headquarters, to discuss issues of mutual concern affecting the credit union community. The association produces a written report for each session detailing the latest issues and trends affecting credit unions and the impact of Fed actions.
- NAFCU, Fed Gov. Yellen talk CU tax exemption
The credit union tax exemption, the challenging regulatory environment and access to the secondary mortgage market were just a few of the key issues addressed in NAFCU’s meeting at the Federal Reserve Monday.
- NAFCU Board at the Fed today
The NAFCU Board goes to the Federal Reserve this morning to discuss credit union issues and present key findings from the association’s 2012 Report on Credit Unions.
- NAFCU announces new survey, iPad giveaway
NAFCU members have until Dec. 3 – next Monday – to enter to win a free iPad the association is awarding to one lucky participant of its new Regional Outlook survey.
- Coverage of NAFCU's Bank Transfer Day data continues
Two online articles published Oct. 18 that cite NAFCU data on Bank Transfer Day’s lasting impact on credit union membership are the latest examples of NAFCU’s success in promoting credit unions and the association in the national news media.
- 2Q FICU lending increase biggest since ‘08
Second-quarter call report data show that federally insured credit unions had the largest quarterly lending increase since 2008, reinforcing NAFCU’s view that consumers are continuing to find new ways to benefit from credit union membership.
- Deadline nears on Monitor survey
NAFCU members are encouraged to complete a survey on interchange and card-related issues for the September issue of the association’s Economic and CU Issues Monitor, slated for publication within the next three weeks.
- Half of cell phone users to mobile bank by 2013
An article highlighting the growing acceptance of mobile banking notes that the expectation is for nearly half of all cellphone users to bank on their phones by 2013.
- NAFCU: NCUA Data Shows Credit Unions Continue Growth, Remain Financially Strong
NAFCU said the National Credit Union Administration’s (NCUA) fourth quarter call report data underscores that credit unions are fiscally sound and growing in the aftermath of the financial crisis.
- NAFCU 2012 Outlook for Credit Unions: Optimistic Though Challenges Remain
NAFCU today released its January issue of The Economic and CU Issues Monitor, which offered an outlook for the industry for 2012.
- Discover's Horizon (Newsletter) - Issue #5 - Summer 2011
There have been many exciting developments in the legislative and regulatory arenas so we’re including a lengthy “Washington Viewpoint” with as much up-to-date information for the financial services industry as possible. Also included is an overview of the Discover U.S. Spending Monitor on the current spending habits and trends in the economy as a whole, as well as some credit union–specific customer spending details.