Let Xtend Help you Close Your Books for 2011

Xtend Can Help with your Year-End Processing! Xtend wants to help you make the most of your valuable time by performing your General Ledger Year-End Closing for you.  Getting started is easy.  Go to http://www.xtendcu.com/srs/bookkeeping/srs-year-end-processing/ and fill out the Year End Processing Form.  Once complete you will receive receipt of your request via email.  This… Read more »

Dec 9, 2011

Protect Your CU’s Web Reputation

The CMS Web Services team recently posted an article advising on a topic that will be of special interest to your credit union’s web presence and marketing management. In a nutshell, yesterday the adult entertainment .xxx domains became available for general registration, which means now might be a good time to register your domains as… Read more »

Dec 7, 2011

Text Banking…Time to Get On Board!

As you know, in October we introduced It’s Me 247 Mobile Text Banking…and in just the few short weeks since we sent the original announcement, we’ve seen 27 credit unions launch the service. Today there are more than 270 members enrolled and using text banking services every day! Don’t forget, Mobile Text is free until… Read more »

Dec 7, 2011

CU*Answers Holiday Hours…Are Your Teams Ready?

Is your CU going to be open on Monday, December 26? How about Saturday, December 31? What about on Monday, January 2? If you answered Yes to any of these, don’t forget that the CU*Answers offices will NOT be open on those days!  This year CU*Answers will be observing the usual Fed holidays, including Monday,… Read more »

Dec 7, 2011

It’s CEO Strategies all year long with OfCourse!

  ATTENTION CREDIT UNION CEOs Even if you weren’t able to join us for the recent CEO Strategies events, you can participate in that same spirit of collaboration and learning from your peers by participating on OfCourse.CUAnswers.com. About 100 credit union CEOs have joined the site (up from 80 last quarter!), and are using it… Read more »

Dec 6, 2011

Another “Responding to the FFIEC’s Supplement to Authentication” Web Conference

Attention Credit Union CEOs and Compliance Officers/Internal Auditors Audit Link Presents AL.2011 Responding to the FFIEC’s Supplement to Authentication:  Part 2 Thursday, December 15, 2011 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm ET Normal Web Conference Fees Apply  Jim Vilker, NCCO, VP Professional Services and Patrick Sickels, Internal Auditor, continue with the second segment of their multi-part… Read more »

Dec 2, 2011

Release Training (and Mobile Text training, too!)

Happy holidays from all of us at CU*Answers, to all our credit union partners.  We know this is a busy time of year…and it probably feels even more hectic with the implementation of two CU*BASE software releases in less than a month! So as promised, we have scheduled a special web conference training session to… Read more »

Dec 2, 2011

Gividends wants you to know…

….about another enhancement to EFT card processing that will be in the 11.5 Year-End Release! An automated menu option to purge old, unused ATM and Debit cards will help keep your own card files clean to make member inquiries easier. You can specify a BIN and can choose to purge cards flagged as “Hot” and/or… Read more »

Dec 1, 2011

Additional Details on the 11.5 Release

ATTENTION SELF PROCESSING CREDIT UNIONS As you know, you’ll be getting the 11.5 year-end release on the 12th or 13th. We have revised the Menu Changes memo you received last week to include some additional features being added to the File Maintenance/Purge Processing menu MNOP06 (OPER > #5): MNOP06 #7 “Purge ATM/Debit Cards (OPANCARD)” – This option… Read more »

Nov 29, 2011