Man sitting at laptop


Best practices, thought leadership and actionable insights from across the credit union movement.

Access the latest insights, research and resources

  • Employees working on food drive

    Quick start guide: how to start an employee food pantry

    The National Credit Union Foundation and Suncoast Credit Union have developed a guide to help your credit union establish an employee food pantry.

    Download the quick start guide

  • Front of a SchoolsFirst FCU Building

    Video: Consumer lending with the head and the heart

    How SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union’s approach to underwriting empowers staff, promotes team and member advocacy, and keeps financial well-being front and center.

    Watch the video

    Download a quick start infographic

  • Man talking in meeting

    Research Brief: Putting financial well-being for all into practice

    The Foundation and Filene Research Institute have partnered to bring their research together to create a guide offering practical tips on how credit unions can benefit by incorporating financial well-being for all into their work.

    Download the quick start guide

  • Two incarcerated individuals take part in financial education training

    White Paper: Making a difference – Correctional facility financial education

    Documenting Royal Credit Union’s successful financial education program for incarcerated individuals.

    Access the white paper (third party website)

    Download a quick start infographic

  • A young Black woman smiling

    Research Brief: Focus on financial well-being decreases risk, increases brand loyalty

    Tracking the impact of Pelican State Credit Union’s Financial Wellness Program before and during the pandemic.

    Download the brief

    Watch a video

  • An office scene

    Article: BCU on repositioning the organization as a financial well-being benefit

    The $5B IL-based credit union is innovating to improve the financial health of its seg – by marketing itself as an employee benefit.

    Read the article

  • A woman with cancer lounges on a sofa in a sunbeam

    The Side Effects™ series: a multi-part exploration of the link between health and wealth

    This collection is a deep dive into the financial implications of heath, told through a medical issue all of us have experienced in one form or another: cancer.

    View the series

  • A workplace setting

    Toolkits: Readiness assessment and toolkit to measure financial health

    Credit unions need to understand how to benchmark financial well-being tracking to monitor progress over time.

    Access the toolkits

Foundation Field Notes Series

In this series, Foundation Executive Director Gigi Hyland will virtually meet with leaders across our industry and beyond to explore how we can improve the financial well-being of staff, members and communities.