A Champion Account handles the work of paying bills, setting aside money for savings and investments, and keeping members on track and under budget. Using simple details like income, paycheck frequency, and monthly bills and expenses, the Champion Account will build an escrow program that will make sure members are on track for all bills and savings goals. Team members include: Dee Crisp from Government Employees Federal Credit Union, Mike Delker from Cornerstone League, Brad Hickey from American Airlines Federal Credit Union, Shelli McCoy from Tarrant County's Credit Union, and Kirby Ramirez from Hereford Texas Federal Credit Union.Read More
Cornerstone League Innovation Group
Cornerstone League’s Innovation, Collaboration, and Engagement Committee worked with Filene to bring an Innovation framework to Cornerstone League members.
Filene engaged with credit unions leaders over a six-month period to solve big challenges faced by members and community members.
CUxChange is designed to transform flexible volunteer activities into student loan payments, with the help of credit unions. Specifically, credit unions could compensate employees and members for community volunteering by making payments on their student loans. Team members include: Alyssa Guillory from Unity One Credit Union, Kobey Mabry from Red River Employees Credit Union, Nick Tonelli from Germania Credit Union, Jennifer Webb from UP Federal Credit Union, and Amy Fuller from Cornerstone Credit Union League.Read More
Business in a Box
Business in a Box is a tool for entrepreneurs to leverage their existing relationships with their trusted credit union and develop their small business. Rather than searching for information on their own, entrepreneurs will be able to partner with a credit union to formalize their vision. Team members include: Tanya Patterson from Texans Credit Union, Gretchen Ziegler from Cornerstone League, Chint Murdock from Red River Employees Credit Union, Ethan Pack from TDECU, and Mary Beth Spuck from Resource1 Credit Union.Read More
Cornerstone League is a regional credit union trade association, serving approximately 500 credit unions in Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Texas. Cornerstone exists to advance the success of credit unions in the region through legislative and grassroots advocacy; regulatory and compliance support; training, educational, and networking opportunities; essential communications about news and information affecting the credit union industry; and products and services developed to meet operational and strategic needs of credit unions. For more information, visit cornerstoneleague.coop.