CU*Answers hosts Meals on Wheels annual food drive

CU*Answers, the 100% credit union-owned CUSO, has been busy with gathering donations for West Michigan Meals on Wheels. Each year the staff at CU*Answers participates in the fall donation drive. The drive benefits seniors in the West Michigan area that are home bound. This year the staff will donate items requested by the organization such […]

CU*Answers welcomes New Castle Bellco Federal Credit Union

The CU*Answers Conversions team converted 955 members for New Castle Bellco Federal Credit Union to the data processor’s CU*BASE® platform in September. New Castle Bellco, located in New Castle, PA converted from the AMIS platform offered by MY CU Services. In 2020, MY CU Services, the payment and technology CUSO of Vizo Financial, and CU*Answers […]

CU*Answers welcomes Local 520 UA Federal Credit Union

The CU*Answers Conversions team converted 1,500 members for Local 520 UA FCU to the data processor’s CU*BASE® platform in September. Local 520 UA FCU, located in Harrisburg, PA converted from the AMIS platform offered by MY CU Services. In 2020, MY CU Services, the payment and technology CUSO of Vizo Financial, and CU*Answers launched a […]

Catholic United Financial Credit Union converts to CU*Answers for image check processing

Catholic United Financial Credit Union (Saint Cloud, MN) recently converted to CU*Answers Item Processing for their member check processing. As a core CU*BASE client, the credit union will receive unlimited free member check image copies and free implementation of member check images to It’s Me 247, CU*Answers’ online banking platform. The credit union will also be converting […]

CU*Answers converts Columbus United FCU to its CU*BASE system

CU*Answers is pleased to announce the core data conversion of Columbus United Federal Credit Union. Columbus United FCU has 9,700 members and is $79 million in assets. The credit union converted to the CU*Answers CU*BASE system on September 1st, 2021. While this is CU*Answers’ first credit union partner in Nebraska they have credit unions in […]

CU*Answers announces briefing for network CEOs

West Michigan based data processor CU*Answers announced it is offering a network-wide one-hour briefing on the strategic development plans of its core processing network. “What Should be On a CEO’s Radar?” is designed as a power briefing for credit union CEOs and will include a big picture look at the cooperative CUSO’s tools and implementation strategies […]

TruNorth FCU selects CU*Answers as new core partner

Ishpeming, Michigan-based TruNorth Federal Credit Union recently announced it has selected CU*BASE from the Grand Rapids, Michigan-based cooperative CU*Answers, for its new core data processing platform. “TruNorth FCU is a progressive organization deeply rooted in the cooperative spirit,” said CEO Steve Smith. “We were seeking a new core partner whose vision mirrored ours. In CU*Answers, […]

New predictive retailing engine gets a test drive

Coming soon to CU*BASE is a new feature to assist credit unions with predictive retailing. Once configured, this engine will evaluate a member’s relationship and status with the credit union, and then match a member to products and services to sell at the teller line and beyond, based on criteria selected by credit unions. Using […]

Randomization of card info the latest effort to thwart bad actors

A hot, and unfortunate, topic in plastics circles is the prevalence of brute force BIN attacks. These attacks use the assumed predictability of card numbers to find combinations of valid cards to commit fraud. While no process or enhancement can truly eliminate a bad actor, introducing randomized card numbers and expiration dates to the plastic […]