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E&PFCU Signs With COMPASS 4 CUs
WOODBRIDGE, Va.-COMPASS 4 CUs, LLC, signed its first contract of 2011 with Engraving and Printing FCU to provide a suite of regulatory compliance solutions.
For info: www.compass4cus.com
SunState Selects Bluepoint Solutions
VISTA, Calif.-Bluepoint Solutions, a provider of remote deposit capture, item processing and enterprise content management solutions, said $222-million SunState FCU, Gainesville, Fla., has selected its suite of item processing products with multiple capture solutions, as well as Bluepoint's full enterprise content management suite.
For info: www.bluepointsolutions.com
3Rivers FCU Gets LEED Certification
FORT WAYNE, Ind.-3Rivers FCU became the first CU in Indiana, and the first financial institution in Fort Wayne to achieve LEED certificationfor a financial facility. Design/build firm Momentum, Inc., Seatltle, said certification was awarded for two branches.
For info: www.momentumbuilds.com
Experian To Include Rent Payments
COSTA MESA, Calif.-Experian said it is now incorporating positive rental data from its RentBureau division into the traditional credit file, which it said opens a new avenue for the estimated 50-million underbanked consumers.
For info: www.experian.com
CU Members Mortgage Results Strong
DALLAS-Despite a slow economic recovery-especially in the mortgage industry-CU Members Mortgage said it continues to buck the trend. From April to September 2010, it produced 16,300 applications (up from 10,500 during same period in 2009), saw a 150% increase in loan applications in 2010, increased staff from 95 in 2008 to 131 in 2010, and added 44 new CU partners in 2010 (10 of which became FHA approved).
For info: www.cu.homeloancu.com
Winner In Script-Writing Contest
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.-In conjunction with an initiative to deliver 500 free outbound calls to members for credit unions in the cuasterisk.com network, two CUSOs, Xtend, Inc., and CU*Answers, Inc., sponsored a script-writing contest for credit union staffs. Jenny Moroski from Royal Oak, Mich.-based Rome CU was selected as the winner for her script to help spur auto refinance loan activity.
For info: www.xtendcu.com or www.cuanswers.com
Xtend Reports Increase In Demand
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.-Multi-owned CUSO Xtend, Inc., said demand for its a la carte offering of back office services, designed to provide temporary assistance with bookkeeping functions during holidays and unplanned staffing shortages, has increased significantly during the past year.
For info: www.xtendcu.com