Originally featured in CUinsight. Members often think of credit unions as financial institutions where they cash their checks, get a loan, and make daily transactions. While all of this is true, credit unions across the country are offering more products and services to assist their members in planning for their financial future. Whether it’s, […]



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  From Chris Wardrip, CEO at Financial Health Federal Credit Union: It’s no secret that the current state of American’s and emergency savings is not good.  American’s today have a hard time coming up with the funds to cover an everyday emergency, such as a car repair, medical bill, etc.  As financial institutions, we have […]



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  At the beginning of the year, we debuted an Impact Map to highlight the Foundation’s programs, projects, and Credit Union Development Educators (CUDEs) in each state.  The Impact Map displays to credit unions and credit union professionals what their state is involved in when it comes to Foundation programs and initiatives, such as Biz […]



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  This is the second of the 12-part series on our blog highlighting different Development Issues each month.  Last month, we discussed transportation and how it affects credit union members and communities. We are covering these issues each month because in the Foundation’s Development Education (DE) Program we help DE trainees delve into global development […]



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  This October is a very special month for us at the Foundation as we get to celebrate 35 years of making a difference in peoples financial lives!  This anniversary is the perfect opportunity for us to reflect on the great work we have accomplished over the years, and the strides we are making towards […]



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