SAN DIMAS, Calif. (7/20/09)--Financial Service Centers Cooperative (FSCC) has launched an improved CUSWIRL.com with advanced features including e-mail alerts and GPS downloads. The site offers members information about the nearest CU Service Centers, including 7-Eleven Shared Branching locations. Credit unions can integrate the CUSWIRL.com service center locator with their ATM locator using FSCC’s CIMple Locator, the company said. Members also can follow CU Service Centers updates on Twitter. According to FSCC, the upgraded site is the only site where members can search more than 6,000 Shared Branching access points worldwide. Any credit union offering members access to the CU Service Centers network can link to CUSWIRL.com. FSCC is a credit union Shared Branching Network that provides ATM deposit-taking locations in the U.S. and overseas.
MADISON, Wis. (7/20/09)--The Credit Union National Association’s (CUNA) Center for Personal Finance has added a new “survival guide” so credit unions can assist members through tough economic times. The Fundamentals of Personal Finance booklet--Your Survival Guide for Tough Times can help members weather the tough economy, according to CUNA. “The 32-page survival guide helps members take control of their finances, cut costs, protect their homes from scammers, and work toward securing their financial futures,” said Susan Tiffany, director of personal finance information for adults in the Center for Personal Finance. Like other books in the series, this book includes multiple resource boxes and sidebars. For more information, use the links.