NOW IN THE MARKET
Veros Upgrades Its Website
SANTA ANA, Calif.-Veros Real Estate Solutions, a provider of enterprise risk management and property valuation services, said it has upgraded its website to better reach mortgage and real estate professionals with important product and industry information.
For info: www.veros.com
Datacard Enhances Card Delivery
MINNETONKA, Minn.-Datacard Group, supplier of secure ID and card personalization solutions, said it made enhancements to the Datacard MXD Card Delivery System and the Datacard MXD Mailer Card Delivery System, enabling card issuers to turn ordinary financial card carriers into powerful, multi-faceted promotional mailings.
For info: www.datacard.com
CU*Answers Intro's EXAMSHARE
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.-CU*Answers, provider of CU*BASE core data processing and other services has unveiled EXAMSHARE, a website for peers to provide feedback through a survey reflecting examination experience.
For info: www.cuanswers.com
TMG Says Meeting To Return
DES MOINES, Iowa-The Members Group said its recent TMG Client Conference tackled several of-the-moment issues, including debit regulations, alternative payments, and fraud, and that the event will return in 2012.
For info: www.themembersgroup.com
Card Delinquencies Cut By 45%
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.-HEW Federal Credit Union of Alexandria, Va., said it used CUCollect from PSCU Financial Services to reduce its three-cycle-plus credit card delinquencies by 45%, or 3.5 basis points. CUCollect is credit union branded, and offers free urgency payments and quality monitoring. Each credit union controls the terms for its cardholders. CUCollect collections makes up to three calls a day from 8 am to 9 pm. Professional operators take all inbound calls, obtain urgency payments over the phone and document account updates. The service makes 10,000 calls per hour, and can touch cardholders up to 20 times per month. PSCU said.
For info: www.pscufs.com
Credit Union Centers Revamps Site
INDIANAPOLIS-Credit Union Centers has revamped its website to showcase its shared network of more than 4,200 branches nationwide, with a goal of targeting distinct audiences: CU members, and two separate channels for participating network credit unions and prospective credit unions.
For info: www.cucenters.com
TruHome Marks $1.7B In Mortgages
LENEXA, Kan.-Mortgage origination CUSO TruHome Solutions, LLC reported that since 2005, its first year of operation, it has now originated more than $1.7 billion in total mortgages for its client credit unions, servicing more than 13,000 total loans.
For info: www.truhomesolutions.com
11 CUs Sign On For DeposZip
BURLINGTON, Mass.-Eastern Corporate FCU (EasCorp) and its CUSO subsidiary, Vertifi Software, LLC, said 11 credit unions have committed to offer DeposZip, a remote deposit capture (RDC) service for households and businesses: $323 million Florida Central CU of Tampa, Fla.; $330-million Nutmeg State FCU, Rocky Hill, Conn.; $242-million Partners 1st FCU, Fort Wayne, Ind.; $1-billion Pen Air FCU of Pensacola, Fla.; $875-million Suffolk FCU, Medford, N.Y.; $593-million Farmers Insurance Group FCU, Los Angeles; $1.4-billion GTE FCU, Tampa, Fla.; $1.8-billion Service CU, Portsmouth, N.H.; $413-million Sharon CU, Sharon, Mass.; $673-million Vantage CU, Bridgeton, Mo., and, $318-million Qualstar CU, Redmond, Wash.
For info: www.vertifi.com
CU Members Mortgage Adds Clients
DALLAS-In its fiscal Q3 2011, CU Members Mortgage signed 11 new credit union partners to enhance their mortgage departments' service capabilities: $55-million Duval FCU, Jacksonville, Fla.; $1.3-billion Eglin FCU, Fort Walton Beach, Fla.; $209-million Tucoemas FCU, Visalia, Calif.; $6-million The Florist FCU, Roswell, N.M.; $88-million Ball State FCU, Muncie, Ind.; $16-million Corner Stone CU, Lancaster, Texas; $12-million Holy Family Memorial CU, Manitowoc, Wis.); $98-million Lakeview CU, Neenah, Wis.; $506-million First Commonwealth FCU, Bethlehem, Penn.; $19-million Bayou City FCU, Houston; and $36-million City Public Service/IBEW FCU, San Antonio.
For info: www.cumembers.com
First Data Selects IronKey
SUNNYVALE, Calif.-First Data Corp., an electronic commerce and payment processing company, said it will now refer clients of the First Data Internet Banking solution to IronKey's Trusted Access as an option to help protect clients' customers and members from potential attacks on an online banking user's PC. Separately, Northern Lights FCU of Vermont said it will issue its members IronKey Trusted Access for Banking.
For info: www.firstdata.com
VacationLand FCU Wins Award
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.-CU*Answers recently named $140-million Vacationland FCU, Sandusky, Ohio, its newly-created 'Spirit of CU*Answers' award winner for "excellence that exemplifies volunteerism, collaboration and cooperation, shows strong execution and performance and demonstrates the credit union spirit and provides industry inspiration."
For info: www.cuanswers.com
For More, Visit www.cujournal.com