Archived Industry Buzz


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


MAP: Want To Learn More About Visa/MasterCard Brand Growth Agreements?

From Member Access Pacific- some interesting information on how credit unions to maximize relationships... watch now


GoCUCards: Video Highlights: May 2017, SFO- Ondine’s School of C...

Take a look at our latest school in San Francisco- held May 17-19 in San Francisco- #WeBuiltThisCity... watch now


CO-OP FS: CO-OP Financial Services Acquires TMG

CO-OP Financial Services has acquired the Des Moines, Iowa-based payments processor TMG in... read more


GoCUCards: Ondine’s Expert Opinion: Making The Case for Non-Vari...

When it comes to their credit card programs, credit unions should follow a best practice of... read more


GoCUCards: WEBINAR: April 26th, 2017 Encore Presentation of CARD WARS

Join Ondine Irving for an encore presentation of "Card Wars"- a full 90 minutes to discuss... read more


ABA: ABA Report: Credit Card Market Continues Expansion in Third Quart...

January 31, 2017: The credit card market continued to gain steam in last year’s third quarter... read more


Our YouTube Channel: CardWars Videos, Industry Expert Interviews and M...

Check out the most recent gathering of Credit Union card program experts Las Vegas- this represents... watch now


GoCuCards: Video Montage of 2015-2016 Schools of Credit Card Program M...

Thank you to the entire credit union community - my credit union clients- and all the sponsors... watch now


IQR Analytics: Few Strategies Compete With Balance Transfer Campaigns

There is no doubt credit unions have ramped up their lending programs since 2008. Among the... read more


: 4 Components Influencing Future of #Payments

By Shazia Manus- CEO of TMG

Imagine this: The year is 2020. You’ve just got... read more


CreditUnionTimes: Some CUs Changing Strategies With Non-Interest Incom...

As I have been mentioning at my schools for the past year- the OPT IN over limit fee for credit... read more


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