2012 News

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    12/11/12  |  CO-OP NEXTGEN ATM AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY FROM CO-OP FINANCIAL SERVICES

    CO-OP NEXTGEN ATM AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY
    FROM CO-OP FINANCIAL SERVICES

    Shared Branching Capabilities at the ATM is an Industry-First Available Only from CO-OP

    RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (December 13, 2012) - CO-OP NextGen ATM, an industry-first, self-service innovation that provides greater convenience to members by enabling shared branching transactions at the ATM, is now available to credit unions from CO-OP Financial Services.

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    12/11/12  |  CO-OP ‘SEASON OF GIVING’ PROMOTION NETS 201 PERCENT INCREASE IN DEBIT CARD SPENDING AMONG LOW-USING MEMBERS

    CO-OP 'SEASON OF GIVING' PROMOTION NETS 201 PERCENT INCREASE
    IN DEBIT CARD SPENDING AMONG LOW-USING MEMBERS

    Target Segment and Results Identified via CO-OP Total Revelation

    Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., and Franklin, Mass. (December 17, 2012) - Well targeted marketing and an attractive holiday season incentive led to a 201 percent increase in average monthly spending among credit union members in a "Season of Giving" promotion from CO-OP Financial Services. 

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    12/10/12  |  CO-OP Announces 25 Semi-Finalists In CO-OP THINK Prize 13 Competition

    CO-OP Announces 25 Semi-Finalists
    In CO-OP THINK Prize 13 Competition

    Rancho Cucamonga, Calif. (December 10, 2012) - After receiving a record number of entries, the $10,000 CO-OP THINK Prize 13 competition is now narrowed down to 25 semi-finalists.

    Pictures and professional details on our semi-finalists can be found here: http://www.co-opthink.org/think-prize

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    11/29/12  |  CO-OP, SAYLENT FIND DRAMATIC INCREASE IN THANKSGIVING DAY SHOPPING

    CO-OP, SAYLENT FIND DRAMATIC INCREASE
    IN THANKSGIVING DAY SHOPPING

    Transactions, Dollars Spent on Thanksgiving Day and
    Black Friday Combined Show Modest Growth

    RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif., and FRANKLIN, Mass. (November 29, 2012) - "Black Friday" shoppers couldn't wait until after Thanksgiving Day to hit the malls or the Internet this year.

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    11/19/12  |  First of its Kind Video ATM Comes to Missoula

    First of its Kind Video ATM Comes to Missoula

    (Editor's Note: CO-OP Financial Services is partnering with Diebold, Incorporated, to provide greater personalized service and convenience to credit union members by testing two-way video member service on CO-OP Network at Diebold ATMs. Missoula Federal Credit Union of Montana is currently piloting the solution. This story appeared on Nov. 10, 2012, on Channel 8 KPAX in Missoula. The web story is transcribed below.

    MISSOULA - The Garden City is offering a test run of a technology not available anywhere else in the world. 

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    11/16/12  |  CO-OP FINANCIAL SERVICES OFFERS FREE P2P-DIGITAL WALLET WHITE PAPER

    CO-OP FINANCIAL SERVICES
    OFFERS FREE P2P-DIGITAL WALLET WHITE PAPER

    Basis for Upcoming Free Webinar; Register at www.co-opfs.org/events

    RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif., (November 19, 2012) - CO-OP Financial Services, the nation's largest CUSO in terms of credit unions served, total assets and members, is offering a free white paper on Person-to-Person (P2P) and digital wallets. 

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    10/31/12  |  CO-OP FINANCIAL SERVICES PLEDGES $10,000 TO HURRICANE SANDY DISASTER RELIEF

    CO-OP FINANCIAL SERVICES PLEDGES $10,000
    TO HURRICANE SANDY DISASTER RELIEF

    Donation Will Be Made to NCUF's CUAid

    RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (October 31, 2012) - CO-OP Financial Services has pledged $10,000 to CUAid, managed by the National Credit Union Foundation, which has been activated to provide disaster relief to credit union staff, volunteers and members affected by Hurricane Sandy.

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    10/30/12  |  CO-OP Ready to Help in Time of Natural Disaster

    CO-OP Ready to Help in Time of Natural Disaster

    Dear Valued Clients:

    Hurricane Sandy has dramatically reminded us of the power of nature and that natural disasters can come upon us with amazing speed. It has been a source of encouragement for all of us to see how Americans in the impacted areas have come together as communities to help each other.

    CO-OP Financial Services has been proactively contacting clients in the impacted areas to assess needs and determine where we can help. We have found that Hurricane Sandy has once again enabled the credit union movement to demonstrate its core values of people helping people and cooperation between institutions. 

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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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