Archived Industry Buzz


CNBC: Citigroup to refund $335 million to credit card customers

From earlier this summer- here we go again. Per CNBC, Citigroup agreed to refund 1.75 million... read more


Consumer Reports: More Credit Card Benefits Are Being Rolled Back

My opinion is these "enhancements" were hardly utilized, yet credit unions continue to buy... read more


GoCUCards: FLASH SALE- Free Video Webcast from Ondine!

For the first time EVER- Ondine is releasing one of her top-selling webcasts for FREE to the... read more


Forbes: In The Race To Excellence, Here’s Why Credit Unions May ...

Last week was CO-OP Financial Services’ 2018 THINK conference, THINK18. The THINK conference... read more


NBC DFW: Consumers Say Their Bank Accounts Were Hacked Through Zelle

Zelle is an app that is supposed to make it easy and safe for you to send money to friends... read more

05/29/2018 Congress Votes to Make Credit Freezes Free For Everyone

Responding to the outcry in the wake of the Equifax data breach, Congress voted yesterday to... read more


Fox Business: Dodd-Frank Rollback Cheered by Credit Unions

Credit union leaders applauded congressional passage of a bipartisan effort to dismantle parts... read more


GoCUCards: Go CU Cards Teams Up with FIS and PSCU to Host Back-to-Bac...

GoCUCards is thrilled to announce their partnership with FIS and PSCU to host two School of... read more

04/22/2018 Mastercard, Discover, AmEx and Visa Ditching Signatur...

Not scribbling your name will speed checkout, won read more


The Atlantic: What in the World Is Causing the Retail Meltdown of 2017...

From rural strip-malls to Manhattan’s avenues, it has been a disastrous two years for retail.... read more


Fortune Magazine: Citigroup Is Refunding $335 Million to Credit Card C...

Citigroup Inc., one of the world’s largest credit-card issuers, said it will refund $335... read more


Wall Street Journal: Credit-Card Companies Are About to Make It Toughe...

Citigroup, JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America to ban purchases of bitcoin with credit cards... read more


Ron Shevlin- Gonzo Banker: Payment Trends: A Real Debit Downer

From Ron Shevlin at Gonzo Banker: American Banker reported "Credit card use has been on the... read more


Gonzo Banker: A Shift in the Vendor Landscape

The card processing landscape experienced significant changes in 2017, and this shift in players... read more


GoCUCards: 3 Wish List Items for Your Credit Card Portfolio to Enjoy t...

We are approaching the busiest shopping season of the year- a time when the majority of true... read more


GoCUCards: Credit Card Database Management: Garbage In, Garbage Out

The foundation for an accurate portfolio analysis is active database management. Like a house,... read more


GoCUCards: 3 Basic Steps to Rewarding Credit Card Rewards

Whenever I am talking to a client about rewards, I get two of the same questions over and over:... read more


GoCUCards: Coming Next Week: The NEW GoCUCards Member Forum

Live August 15, GoCUCards BRAND NEW Member Forum! read more


GoCUCards: Instant-Issue Credit Cards Boost Satisfaction

According to a Javelin study sponsored by Entrust Datacard, executives at financial institutions... read more


GoCUCards: The Amazon Effect and the Importance of Primary-Card Status

Amazon, with its recently announced purchase of Whole Foods, has the breadth and depth to turn... read more


GoCUCards: 3 Top Expenses in Your Credit Card Program

Credit cards are a lucrative line of business for credit unions. Is your credit union really... read more


GoCUCards: GoCUCards, PSCU Team Up for School of Credit Card Program M...

St. Petersburg, Fla. – (June 29, 2017) – PSCU has partnered with GoCUCards to host a School... read more


GoCUCards: Get Chummy With Fixed-Rate Cards in Rising Rate Environment

Members are more likely to carry a balance if they know their credit card rates are not going... read more


GoCUCards: 5 Ways to Boost Your Credit Union’s Card Income, 5 to Red...

By Sarah Snell Cooke, Principal, Cooke Consulting Solutions
Your credit union could be... read more


SRM Corp: 4 Questions to Ask Your Next Strategic Sourcing Partner

Engaging with a sourcing partner can be an effective means to improve your institution’s... read more


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