Ideal CU now offering convenience of mobile check deposit & Apple Pay

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press release: Ideal Credit Union 03/20/2015 – WOODBURY, Minn. – Ideal Credit Union has added the convenience of Mobile Check Deposit for both personal and business accounts to its Mobile Banking app. Mobile Check Deposit enables members to deposit checks safely and securely with […]

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Young & Free Royal powered by Royal CU announces Cash Bash Contest winners


press release: Royal Credit Union 03/20/2015 – RIVER FALLS, Wis. – Young & Free Royal powered by Royal Credit Union is giving away over $2,000 in its Cash Bash contest for college student organizations. The funds will be used for a […]

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HomeTown CU student employees headed to national DECA competition

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HomeTown Credit Union 03/19/2015 – OWATONNA, Minn. – HomeTown Credit Union announced that two of their student employees have qualified at the Minnesota State DECA Conference and have advanced to the National Conference in Orlando, Florida. Credit Union employee Amber Holte will be competing […]

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Minn. CUs report biz, auto lending growth

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CUNA News Now © 03/19/2015 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – Led by growth in auto lending and member business lending, 2014 was a measurable success for Minnesota credit unions, the Minnesota Credit Union Network (MnCUN) reported. Member business lending grew 12.9% between year-end of […]

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Affinity Plus FCU donation helps Tri-Angels playground reach fundraising goal

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KARE 11 © 03/18/2015 – RIVER FALLS, Wis. – (Photo: KARE) A game-changing donation means it’s full speed ahead for a universally accessible playground dedicated to the memory of three sisters whose lives ended tragically. The Tri-Angels Playground committee reached its $555,000 fundraising […]

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Two Minn. credit union presidents inducted into national Hall of Leaders

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press release: Minnesota Credit Union Network 03/19/2015 – WASHINGTON, D.C. – Two long-serving Minnesota credit union presidents – Steve Ahlness and Bill Raker – were inducted into the Credit Union House Hall of Leaders in Washington, D.C., last week in recognition of their […]

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MnCUN & BancVue announce partnership


press release: Minnesota Credit Union Network 03/19/2015 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Minnesota Credit Union Network (MnCUN) and BancVue® have partnered to expand services available for the state’s credit unions to offer members – including Kasasa®, BancVue’s national brand of free, […]

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Minn. credit unions receive the most national awards for community involvement, financial education efforts

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press release: Minnesota Credit Union Network 03/17/2015 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – Five Minnesota credit unions received national awards in recognition of excellence in community service and financial literacy initiatives at a ceremony held on March 11 at the Credit Union National […]

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AmeriCU Mortgage appoints business development leader for Minnesota, Western Wisconsin

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press release: Minnesota Credit Union Network 03/18/2015 – ST. PAUL, Minn. – AmeriCU Mortgage has appointed Ted Wender as its Business Development Manager for Minnesota and Western Wisconsin. A skilled relationship builder with over 24 years of mortgage industry knowledge, Wender brings […]

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SMW Federal CU’s De Long-Hersh named Outstanding Volunteer

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Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal © 03/17/2015 – LINO LAKES, Minn. – Aeton de Long-Hersh, chief financial officer at SMW Federal Credit Union in Lino Lakes, received the 2014 Outstanding Volunteer Award from the Credit Union National Association CFO Council.