CU*Answers expands member-initiated lending tools through self-serve share secured loans

In 2021, CU*Answers released online CD-secured loans. This feature allows network credit unions to offer new loans to members with a qualified share certificate account. This member-initiated process let’s members pledge funds from an existing share certificate to secure a new loan account 100% online.

With the May 2022 release, the feature expanded to savings accounts. Online share-secured loans have the same functionality as CD-secured loans, but now regular share accounts can be used to secure the new loan.

Both options include the ability for the member to eSign a note and disclosure when accepting the offer.

Network Services transitions to new client facing ticket portal

Network Services, a division of CU*Answers, is pleased to announce the launch of its new client-facing ticketing portal. ConnectWise, the ticketing service utilized by Network Services released an updated user interface with added features and security. After review, Network Services determined it was in the best interests of both external and internal users to migrate. […]

Aug 10, 2022

There’s Still Time to Join the 22.10 CU*BASE Release Beta Pool!

There’s Still Time to Join the 22.10 CU*BASE Release Beta Pool!

Earn a $3,000 CollabRebate for testing new CU*BASE tools and features coming with the 22.10 release! Learn more about enhancements coming in the October release, eligibility requirements for joining the beta pool, and what you will need to do to receive the CollabRebate reward. To join the Beta Pool, submit your Beta Pool enrollment form… Read more »

Aug 3, 2022

CU*Answers Network Services Logistics team rebrands to better align with core team functions

Cooperative CUSO CU*Answers recently announced that as its Network Services Logistics team’s responsibilities have grown, it has rebranded as the Procurement and Fulfillment team. The new Procurement and Fulfillment (P&F) team is responsible for sourcing products and software (for internal and external projects), finding alternative solutions, and closely collaborating with project coordinators, network engineers, and […]

Aug 2, 2022

CU*Answers Client Services and Education Team adds Jake Brummeler, Victoria Savicki, and Milinda Miller

West Michigan-based cooperative CUSO CU*Answers is pleased to announce the Client Services and Education team has added a new receptionist/administrative assistant and two more client services representatives to its roster. Jake Brummeler is the new receptionist/administrative assistant, Victoria Savicki and Milinda Miller are both joining as client service representatives. Laure Welch-Vilker, VP of Client Services […]

Aug 2, 2022

Lender*VP shares 1-Click success stories

CU*Answers network credit unions are seeing success with the launch of their 1-Click unsecured loan offers. 1-Click offers let credit unions define parameters to qualify members for a loan offer. Qualified members see the offer as a banner ad in online or mobile banking that can be accepted with a click. One network credit union […]

Aug 2, 2022

The 22.10 CU*BASE Release Beta Pool Application Period is Now Open!

The 22.10 CU*BASE Release Beta Pool Application Period is Now Open!

Earn a $3,000 CollabRebate for testing new CU*BASE tools and features coming with the 22.10 release! Learn more about enhancements coming in the October release, eligibility requirements for joining the beta pool, and what you will need to do to receive the CollabRebate reward. To join the Beta Pool, submit your Beta Pool enrollment form… Read more »

Jul 27, 2022