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Cybersecurity Developments in the Cloud

November 25, 2019 | Devon Wilson | Backup, Cloud Computing, Cybercrime

  For some CU executives, cybersecurity is a topic that causes them to lose sleep at night. With 2020 looming ever closer on the horizon, it’s important to be aware and prepare for the inevitability of cyber attacks on financial institutions. Cyberattacks are becoming more powerful, intricate, and in even more instances, automated. Financial institutions […]

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The Future of Credit Union Demographics

November 19, 2019 | Devon Wilson | Cybercrime, Online Account Opening

  Reaching beyond Gen Z and millennials and into the younger generation requires a distinct approach to marketing and customer outreach. It’s forecasted that upcoming younger generations will be even more conservative with their money, but they don’t have the same approach as older generations toward financial literacy. From the beginning, be pain-free Nowadays, many […]

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The Difference Between Credit Union Disaster Recovery And Business Continuity Planning

October 21, 2019 | Devon Wilson | Business Continuity Planning, Disaster Recovery

Most people use the terms “business continuity planning” and “disaster recovery” interchangeably, but they are two completely different strategies that organizations use to protect operations and bounce back from a disaster. What are the main differences between business continuity plans and disaster recovery plans anyway? While the exact answer varies depending on who we ask, […]

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3 CyberSecurity Issues That Credit Unions Need To Watch Out For

October 12, 2019 | Devon Wilson | Cybercrime, Disaster Recovery

Is secure disaster recovery one of your credit union’s priorities this year? Now more than ever, financial institutions should place higher importance on resilience after cybersecurity incidents, IT failures and severe weather events. The majority of the context for disaster recovery planning involves the types of disasters your credit union wants to defend against. Previously, […]

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Credit Union Promotions To Increase eStatement Adoption – Part 2 of 2

September 16, 2019 | Devon Wilson | eNotices

The biggest obstacle to promoting credit union eStatement adoption and convincing members to enroll is knowing how to properly address their needs, attitudes and preconceived knowledge. This is why the most effective promotional campaigns focus on respectfully educating members about eStatements, helping them shift their attitude in a positive manner, and reassuring them that everything […]

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Strategies For Encouraging Credit Union Members To Adopt eStatements – Part 1 of 2

September 5, 2019 | Devon Wilson | eNotices

Adopting eStatements for your credit union provides a wealth of benefits for you and your members. Convincing those who already subscribe to paper statements can be challenging, but the right strategy makes a world of difference.  There are three primary strategies you can follow to enrol new and existing members in your eStatement program. Here […]

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How Can Your Credit Union Prepare For Disaster Recovery?

June 14, 2019 | Devon Wilson | Disaster Recovery

Credit Union Prepare For Disaster Recovery

For financial institutions and the majority of organizations across the U.S., natural disasters can strike at any moment and in many forms. When the inevitable happens, your credit union should be able to handle your disaster recovery and resume operations as soon as possible. Your members’ financial information is extremely valuable, but it is also […]

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