What are credit unions going to be doing 25, 50, or 100 years from now?

Credit Union Science Fiction

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  Forget next year’s media budget or your five-year strategy. Let’s gaze deeper into that CU crystal ball than we ever have before. What’s the distant future of finance? What are credit unions going to be doing 25, 50, or 100 years from now? Virtual CUs Correct me if this…

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people crushed by huge medical bills and premiums can't buy cars and homes

Eating the Elephant: Health Care Costs

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We all know the expression “the elephant in the room”. It’s a big, obvious, uncomfortable problem that everyone’s trying to ignore. In our “Eating the Elephant” series, we’ll take a good hard look at some of the elephants jostling credit unions and their members. We’ll also discuss some ways credit unions could…

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No "vision" or "mission" gobbledy-gook.

Where’s your Master Plan?

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Elon Musk, best known as the CEO of Tesla, recently released a very interesting document on his company’s blog — the second half of his “Master Plan”. He’s achieved or is close to achieving the goals he laid out in the first half, so it’s time to go public on…

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The very real risks of compliance constipation

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Are suffocating clouds of fine print choking your carefully honed marketing messages? We understand your pain. We’ve remixed some of our favorite thoughts on the very real risks of compliance constipation from seven years of SharediDiz articles. Paperwork Reduction “People in operations, compliance, or underwriting have an understandable bias toward absolute safety — collect all the information…

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