Quick Tips

Catch up with the AI Team’s most recent top projects, new software features we’re using, and advice to help avoid the same pitfalls we and your peers are hitting. Some tips come from our credit union partners and some tips are from our own work that we’d like to share. When new questions come in, or a particularly common project keeps coming up, you might just see some of the solutions posted here!

What data projects are you currently focused on and how can we help? The Asterisk Intelligence team specializes in data analytics and data warehousing for credit unions. Contact us at ai@cuanswers.com.


Quick Tip for Report Writers: Members Who Don’t Use Online Banking

Greetings from the Asterisk Intelligence Team!  Today’s tips are for our fellow query users who are tasked with projects to pull lists of members who are not online banking users.  Annalyn from the Asterisk Intelligence Team has a new blog post sharing thoughts and tips that will help you get…

A Quick Tip for Data Analysts: Analyzing Mobile Deposits

Greetings from the Asterisk Intelligence Team!  Today’s tips are for our fellow analysts who need to work with data on mobile deposits (RDC) – use the information below to start or enhance your efforts to analyze the RDC service’s recent activity. Tips for Analyzing Mobile Deposits: Large Deposits – Monitor…
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May 5, 2020

Don’t Miss This Week’s Proving Data Strategies: Delinquency, Write-Offs, and Charge-Offs

Don’t Miss This Week’s Proving Data Strategies: Delinquency, Write-Offs, and Charge-Offs

How has loan delinquency trended over the last 30, 60, or 90 days?  Which loan category has observed the most write-offs in the last 3 years?  What is the difference between a written off loan and a charged off loan? Properly managing these loans and building early identification systems and procedures can help avoid losses… Read more »

Jun 29, 2020

Don’t Forget, the AB_20.06 Analytics Booth Release Arrives June 28!

Don’t Forget, the AB_20.06 Analytics Booth Release Arrives June 28!

The Asterisk Intelligence Team is excited to present the AB_20.06 Analytics Booth Release, arriving to Analytics Booth subscribers on Sunday, June 28!  This release features: The ability to refine the reporting frequencies for Everything Alerts Additional ways to run tests over your Alert data points Time saving Trends Changes Phase II of the 2020 Analytics… Read more »

Jun 25, 2020

Proving Data Strategies: Delinquency, Write-Offs, and Charge-Offs

Proving Data Strategies: Delinquency, Write-Offs, and Charge-Offs

How has loan delinquency trended over the last 30, 60, or 90 days?  Which loan category has observed the most write-offs in the last 3 years?  What is the difference between a written off loan and a charged off loan? Properly managing these loans and building early identification systems and procedures can help avoid losses… Read more »

Jun 25, 2020

The AB_20.06 Analytics Booth Release Arrives June 28!

The AB_20.06 Analytics Booth Release Arrives June 28!

The Asterisk Intelligence Team is excited to present the AB_20.06 Analytics Booth Release, arriving to Analytics Booth subscribers on Sunday, June 28!  This release features: The ability to refine the reporting frequencies for Everything Alerts Additional ways to run tests over your Alert data points Time saving Trends Changes Phase II of the 2020 Analytics… Read more »

Jun 19, 2020

Dealing with and Documenting Recent Unemployment Frauds – Video Recording

Dealing with and Documenting Recent Unemployment Frauds – Video Recording

In light of the recent spike in members who have received fraudulent unemployment claims generated by a Nigerian crime ring, it is becoming increasingly important to begin recording these events, for several reasons.  One reason is that it allows for management to evaluate the potential reputation risk this activity might have on your financial institution. … Read more »

Jun 18, 2020

Don’t Miss This Week’s Proving Data Strategies: Researching Branch Traffic

Don’t Miss This Week’s Proving Data Strategies: Researching Branch Traffic

What is the busiest time of day, per branch?  What were my staffing levels at those times? How many people are coming to me for shared branching support?  How has the timing and volume of member visits changed during the COVID-19 response?  What portion of my membership is coming to a branch each month, historically… Read more »

Jun 8, 2020

Proving Data Strategies: Researching Branch Traffic

Proving Data Strategies: Researching Branch Traffic

What is the busiest time of day, per branch?  What were my staffing levels at those times? How many people are coming to me for shared branching support?  How has the timing and volume of member visits changed during the COVID-19 response?  What portion of my membership is coming to a branch each month, historically… Read more »

Jun 1, 2020

Proving Data Strategies: Researching Branch Traffic

Proving Data Strategies: Researching Branch Traffic

What is the busiest time of day, per branch?  What were my staffing levels at those times? How many people are coming to me for shared branching support?  How has the timing and volume of member visits changed during the COVID-19 response?  What portion of my membership is coming to a branch each month, historically… Read more »

May 22, 2020