CU*Answers planning for an OAuth launch in 2021

Cooperative CUSO CU*Answers is planning to deploy OAuth in 2021 to support integration between Intuit (Quicken) and CU*Answers’ business online banking solution, It’s My Biz 247. CU*Answers CEO Randy Karnes said, “Credit unions want to let vendors in, and vendors do not want to fiddle with the details of user sign-ons, security questions, and passwords. […]

CU*Answers credit unions will be able to manage their own mobile app features

The CU*Answers Mobile Technologies Group will be offering credit unions access to CU Publisher to maintain their mobile app content, including advertisements, button links, branch information, and much more. Credit unions currently have access to the Request Center, working data from their secure online forms. In the 2021 business year, credit unions will have access […]

CU*Answers Mobile Technologies Group uses Experian Precise ID verification for electronic membership opening

As part of the electronic Membership Application/Opening Product offering in CU*Answers online and mobile banking, Experian’s Precise ID® is embedded as a knowledge-based tool for identity authentication and fraud prevention. Last year in the U.S., more than 13 million individuals, roughly 1 in 25 people, were victimized by fraud. Experian’s Precise ID keeps the bad […]

CU*Answers evaluating expanded ID verification technology

CU*Answers is evaluating the use of ID verification technology provided by DAON’s IdentityX platform, to enable a member to digitally verify their identity by uploading pictures of an identity document (driver’s license, passport, state ID, etc.) and a photo of themselves. This technology could be used in a variety of different products ranging from online […]

CU*Answers scaling up and out for their MACO authentication

Adoption of CU*Answers’ Multiple Authentication Convenience Options (MACO) mobile banking authentication product has been remarkable, and the increased number of users across client credit unions has pushed the existing environment to the edge of capacity. Through MACO, credit unions can offer up to four additional authentication options to the mobile app beyond traditional username and […]

CU*Answers’ Mobile App 4.0 now live to over 30 credit unions

The Mobile Technologies Group (MTG), a division of cooperative CUSO CU*Answers, is deploying credit unions to Mobile App 4.0, which is the first ever annual flagship mobile app update. Mobile App 4.0 is the first release to support full iPad and Android tablet support and optimization, as well as feature linking from homepage advertisements, a […]

CU*Answers surpasses 100,000 MACO users, providing multiple mobile app authentication options

CU*Answers, the 100% credit union-owned data processing CUSO, has surpassed 100,000 Multiple Authentication Convenience Options users, ending the 2018 calendar year. MACO, first launched in February 2018, is an add on feature to the CU*Answers mobile app that offers biometric authentication through voice recognition, PIN entry, fingerprint verification, and facial recognition. “It has been a […]