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    10/25/12  |  MAJOR SHARED BRANCHING EXPANSION IN NORTHEAST CELEBRATED ON INTERNATIONAL CREDIT UNION DAY

    MAJOR SHARED BRANCHING EXPANSION IN NORTHEAST
    CELEBRATED ON INTERNATIONAL CREDIT UNION DAY

    Event at America's Credit Union Museum Focuses on Cooperative Aspect of Shared Branching

    MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (October 19, 2012) - International Credit Union Day is all about celebrating the credit union difference. This year, International Credit Union Day fell on October 18, and a group of credit union officials met at America's Credit Union Museum to celebrate one of the most striking manifestations of the credit union difference, shared branching.

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    10/24/12  |  Ask the CO-OP EMV Expert. American Banker Did!

    Ask the CO-OP EMV Expert. American Banker Did! 

    (Story: http://www.americanbanker.com/issues/177_204/emv-migration-gets-answer-people-1053740-1.html Also see: www.co-opfs.org/EMV)

    EMV Migration Gets Answer People (American Banker, October 22, 2012)

    By John Adams

    The Europay, MasterCard and Visa (EMV) migration in the U.S. is underway, but complex migration guidance has created knowledge gaps among stakeholders in the card payment market.

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    10/23/12  |  MISSOULA FCU PILOTS NEW VIDEO TECHNOLOGY ON EXISTING ATMS

    MISSOULA FCU PILOTS NEW VIDEO TECHNOLOGY
    ON EXISTING ATMS

    Diebold and CO-OP Financial Services bring face-to-face interactions to the ATM, as leading credit union in Missoula, Mont., pilots technology to enrich member service.

     NORTH CANTON, Ohio (October 23, 2012) - Connecting automated teller machine (ATM) users with call center representatives right at the terminal, Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) is transforming the ATM experience. Diebold Concierge Video Services brings video technology to the ATM to increase efficiencies and add value to self-service transactions. Missoula Federal Credit Union (MFCU), the leading financial institution in Missoula, Mont., is currently piloting the solution, which enables the credit union to visually connect with members to answer questions, fulfill marketing opportunities and process any call center-capable transactions from the ATM.

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    10/18/12  |  CREDIT UNIONS FOR KIDS ESTIMATES CREDIT UNIONS RAISED $225,000 THROUGH MIRACLE JEANS DAY

    CREDIT UNIONS FOR KIDS ESTIMATES
    CREDIT UNIONS RAISED $225,000 THROUGH MIRACLE JEANS DAY

    Fundraising Total for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Could Rise by Year's End

    RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (October 18, 2012) - Credit Unions for Kids, the industry's fundraising vehicle benefitting Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, is projecting that credit unions will raise about $225,000 through their participation in September's Miracle Jeans Day.

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    10/17/12  |  CO-OP FINANCIAL SERVICES AND SHAZAM NETWORK ANNOUNCE ATM SHARING AGREEMENT

    CO-OP FINANCIAL SERVICES AND SHAZAM NETWORK
    ANNOUNCE ATM SHARING AGREEMENT

    Agreement Opens ATMs Nationwide to Members of Participating Credit Unions

    RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (October 17, 2012) - CO-OP Financial Services and the SHAZAM Network have signed an agreement that will allow members of participating credit unions to access surcharge-free and shared deposit ATMs nationwide. 

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    10/11/12  |  CO-OP FINANCIAL SERVICES LAUNCHES ‘ASK THE EMV EXPERT’ INDUSTRY EDUCATION INITIATIVE

    CO-OP FINANCIAL SERVICES LAUNCHES 'ASK THE EMV EXPERT'
    INDUSTRY EDUCATION INITIATIVE

    New EMV Learning Center Can be Found at co-opfs.org/EMV

    RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (October 11, 2012) - CO-OP Financial Services is launching an educational initiative for credit unions preparing for EMV (Europay, MasterCard, VISA), including an "Ask the EMV Expert" web page, white paper and webinar, all at no charge.

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    10/10/12  |  CBS This Morning - Credit Unions 101

    CBS This Morning - Credit Unions 101

    5 Things to Know About Credit Unions

    October 8, 2012 - (CBS News) The federal reserve has vowed to keep interest rates low for the next three years, which could be bad news for those who are nearing retirement or are already living on a fixed income.

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    09/25/12  |  TOWER FCU SELECTS CO-OP FINANCIAL SERVICES TO HELP IT KEEP UP WITH ATM REGULATIONS, TECHNOLOGY

    TOWER FCU SELECTS CO-OP FINANCIAL SERVICES
    TO HELP IT KEEP UP WITH ATM REGULATIONS, TECHNOLOGY

    CO-OP ATM Terminal Driving at Work forMaryland’s Largest Credit Union

    RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (September 25, 2012) – Determined to keep up with fast changing regulatory and technology environments for ATM management, Tower Federal Credit Union has elected to turn over the terminal driving of its ATM fleet to CO-OP Financial Services.

     

     

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    09/24/12  |  CO-OP and TMG Launch Advertising Campaign

    TMG and CO-OP Collaborate on Payments Industry Initiatives for 2013, Launch Advertising Campaign to Signify Partnership 

    (Des Moines, Iowa, and Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. – September 24, 2012) – The successful partnership between two leading payments companies – announced in January 2012 – will garner more attention this week, as The Members Group (TMG) and CO-OP Financial Services roll out a collaborative advertising effort. 

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    09/12/12  |  PEOPLE’S TRUST FCU OF HOUSTON JOINS CO-OP FINANCIAL SERVICES

    PEOPLE’S TRUST FCU OF HOUSTON
    JOINS CO-OP FINANCIAL SERVICES

    Operational Efficiency, Convenience for Members Drives Decision

    RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (September 12, 2012) – Seeking greater operational efficiency and greater convenience for its members, People’s Trust FCU has selected CO-OP Financial Services for network and payment processing services, including access to CO-OP Network and in-house credit card transaction processing.

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