Young pros talk CUs, cooperatives at Summer Educational Summit

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Nearly 50 young credit union professionals and service providers were in New York City last week for the Young Professionals Commission’s 2017 Summer Educational Summit. The event included networking opportunities and educational sessions led by leading credit union and cooperative leaders.

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New York CUs lead nation in financial literacy sessions

logoNew York’s credit unions led the nation last year in conducting youth financial education sessions, according to the National Youth Involvement Board. The state’s credit unions conducted more than 3,400 youth financial education lessons between July 1, 2016 and June 30, 2017—more than credit unions in any other state.

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Lucky Savers program reaching financially vulnerable New Yorkers

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The New York Credit Union Association’s statewide Lucky Savers program is reaching many first-time savers and “financially vulnerable” New Yorkers, according to the latest report on the program from Commonwealth. The report includes analysis of 721 Lucky Savers accountholders who were asked to complete a survey after their opening their Lucky Savers certificate.

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