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Here’s a Look at the Top Credit Union Publications & Sources for CU News & Industry Updates

Credit union leaders and employees do their best to serve their communities and leverage their expertise to provide fair and equitable financial services to their members. 

Staying up to date on the latest credit union industry news and developments is a large part of providing quality service and staying ahead of the curve. To do so, here is a list of the top credit union magazines and CU news sources available to learn about the latest updates and trends in the industry. 


CUInsight is one of the top credit union publications that covers developing news, trends, career opportunities, events and more across the industry. They also host the CUInsight Experience podcast where they provide even more valuable and educational content. 

CUInsight compiles all the best information available from a variety of sources, giving credit union leaders and employees the information they need to keep their credit union current. 

CUInsight prides itself in connecting the credit union community to what’s new in the industry rather than competing with the other top credit union news sources. 

Credit Union Times

This is another excellent online publication that provides coverage of comprehensive, independent credit union news across the United States and beyond. Credit Union Times offers insights from a trusted team of experts to transmit notable and actionable information to credit union leaders so they can serve their members to the best of their abilities. 

They highlight innovative organizations and individuals that are adapting to the changing times, regulation updates and technological advancements. Above all, their goal is to share information that is practical and can be put into action in real-time. 

Their credit union magazine is often regarded as the paper of record for the industry, and they continue to add new products like live events, webinars, custom publishing opportunities and more. 

CU Today

CU Today is a fantastic source of credit union industry news and developments as they strive to give credit union professionals the tools and information needed today to build a stronger future for the industry.

Their team is comprised of veteran credit union reporters and editors, providing progressive reporting, provocative opinions, entertaining videos and other whimsical features to keep readers informed and engaged. 

CUNA’s News Page

Last but not least, credit union professionals can visit the Credit Union National Association’s (CUNA) news page to learn about the latest in the industry.

CUNA is the only national association that advocates on behalf of all American credit unions. They are one of the most influential financial services trade associations and work tirelessly to protect credit union’s best interests in Washington and all 50 states.

Their news page is full of developing stories in the industry regarding lending, marketing, leadership and operations. In addition, they also share podcast episodes for a deeper dive into these subjects to support the professional development of all credit union leaders and employees. 



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