Foundation Calls for Proposals to Conduct "Consumer Financial Health Check-ups" by CUs

The National Credit Union Foundation is looking for credit unions to submit proposals leveraging the Center for Financial Services Innovation’s (CFSI) consumer financial health assessment tool.

CFSI is one of the leading organizations dealing with the subject of consumer financial health. CFSI’s Consumer Financial Health Study found that 57% of Americans are financially unhealthy, lack daily financial systems that serve them well, struggle to weather financial shocks, and are not well-positioned to pursue their financial aspirations.

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Tickets & Sponsorships Now Available for Foundation's Wegner Awards Dinner

Credit union leaders and supporters can now purchase their sponsorships and tickets for the 29th annual National Credit Union Foundation Dinner Presenting the Herb Wegner Memorial Awards. The dinner will take place on February 27, 2017 at the Marriott Marquis in conjunction with the Credit Union National Association (CUNA) Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) in Washington, D.C.

Sponsorships and tickets are available online at or by mail with the deadline of February 3, 2017 to purchase. There are a variety of sponsorship and ticket levels for this premier event with different benefits associated with each.

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On the Blog: Biz Kid$ Returns as San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl Beneficiary

Biz Kid$ has been named the beneficiary of the 2016 San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl, which means $1 from each ticket sold to this year’s game will be donated to help teach kids in San Diego about money and business.

Research shows that the average high-school graduate lacks basic skills to manage personal finances, many young people experience difficulty balancing a checkbook and half of Americans live paycheck to paycheck. San Diego County Credit Union® stepped up to help bridge the education gap so that kids can gain the skills they need for a successful future.

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