Credit Unions, Cryptocurrency, and Card Rewards

Most financial institutions have been slow on the uptake when it comes to cryptocurrency. It’s still a relatively new technology and represents a definite risk. But there might also be risk in steering clear much longer.

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The Fintech Meetup and Why It Matters

Please note: Space is limited. Registrations WILL close early!

A recent informal poll of our CU 2.0 credit union Facebook group asked, “What do you miss most about conferences?”

All of the answers mentioned meeting people. Colleagues, peers, vendors, everyone. Notably absent:

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CU 2.0 Podcast Episode 136 Pete Crear A Distinguished Credit Union Life

Know this about Pete Crear: He was the first to win the lifetime achievement award from the African American Credit Union Coalition – and when they gave him the award in 2003 they decided to name it after him.

The roster of Pete Crear Lifetime Achivement Award winners is now a dazzling hall of fame of credit union heroes and heroines, including several who have been in the CU 2.0 Podcast – Bill Bynum and Bert Hash, Jr.

The podcast opens with how Crear felt when he was told that, not only did he win the award, it was now named after him.  You will like his authenticity.

Just who is Pete Crear?  Here’s the press release that went out when he retired as CEO of WOCCU, the World Council of Credit Unions.

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