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Live from CUNA GAC - Setting the GAC Stage

Live from CUNA GAC - Setting the GAC Stage

The MCUL President and CEO Dave Adams welcomes the Michigan delegation with a reception. Two Michigan CEOs talk about the message they have brought to Washington D.C. and CUNA President Dan Mica says the Washington Convention Center has the area buzzing.GAC...

Save the Dream Podcast

Save the Dream Podcast

The MCUL President/CEO Dave Adams sits down with Governor Jennifer Granholm to discuss the new “Save the Dream” legislation.Save The Dream Program Article

Adams/Easterling Video Podcast

Adams/Easterling Video Podcast

The MCUL President/CEO Dave Adams sits down with United Federal Credit Union CEO Gary Easterling to talk about credit union merger. United Federal Credit Union merged two years ago with First Resource Federal Credit Union. Adams and Easterling also...

Adams/Snyder Video Podcast

Adams/Snyder Video Podcast

David Adams interviews Kit Snyder, CEO of Consumers Credit Union, in this one on one video podcast.

Adams/Hubbard Video Podcast

Adams/Hubbard Video Podcast

David Adams interviews Hank Hubbard, CEO of Communicating Arts Credit Union, in this one on one video podcast.

Adams/Shobe Video Podcast

Adams/Shobe Video Podcast

MCUL President/CEO David Adams sits down with DFCU CEO Mark Shobe.  The two discuss DFCU’s merger with CapCom, growing membership in the current economy and how to retain top employees.

David Adams talks with John Rupert

David Adams talks with John Rupert

MCUL President/CEO David Adams talks with Muskegon Co-op FCU CEO John Rupert about running an SAS credit union, collaboration and maintaining a loan portfolio.

Michigan Priority Report - December 2008

Michigan Priority Report - December 2008

Each month MCUL President/CEO David Adams will highlight the major focus of the MCUL. This month, Adams looks at the new CU Difference Campaign, MCUL endorsed candidates in the November election and facility changes at the league.

Michigan Priority Report - January 2009

Michigan Priority Report - January 2009

Each month David Adams, president and CEO of the MCUL, highlights the major focus of the league. This month, Adams goes in depth on the Invest in America program. He also highlights some changes to MCUL Education events and how they will be more accessible...

WDIV TV – Detroit

WDIV TV – Detroit

MCUL President and CEO David Adams and Credit Union ONE CEO Gary Moody are interviewed about Invest in America.

WOOD TV – Grand Rapids

WOOD TV – Grand Rapids

MCUL President and CEO David Adams is interviewed live during WOOD TV’s Auto Show Gala the night before the auto show opened.

Sen. Roger Kahn & David Adams - Part 3

Sen. Roger Kahn & David Adams - Part 3

Sen. Roger Kahn from the 32nd District talks with MCUL President/CEO Dave Adams about the credit union response to the foreclosure crisis. Adams also discusses student run branches, household savings and what makes credit unions unique.

Sen. Roger Kahn & David Adams - Part 2

Sen. Roger Kahn & David Adams - Part 2

Sen. Roger Kahn from the 32nd District talks with MCUL President/CEO Dave Adams about the credit union response to the foreclosure crisis. Adams also discusses student run branches, household savings and what makes credit unions unique.

Sen. Roger Kahn & David Adams - Part 1

Sen. Roger Kahn & David Adams - Part 1

Sen. Roger Kahn from the 32nd District talks with MCUL President/CEO Dave Adams about the credit union response to the foreclosure crisis. Adams also discusses student run branches, household savings and what makes credit unions unique.

Michigan Priority Report - February 2009

Michigan Priority Report - February 2009

Each month David Adams, president and CEO of the Michigan Credit Union League, highlights the major focus for the league. For February, Adams talks about the marketing opportunities related to "Invest in America" and how GM feels about the...

Sen. Jason Allen with David Adams - Part 2

Sen. Jason Allen with David Adams - Part 2

State Senator Jason Allen from the 37th District talks with MCUL CEO David Adams about the "Invest in America" program. The two also touch on the credit union basics.

Sen. Jason Allen with David Adams - Part 1

Sen. Jason Allen with David Adams - Part 1

State Senator Jason Allen from the 37th District talks with MCUL CEO David Adams about the "Invest in America" program. The two also touch on the credit union basics.

Live from the CUNA GAC - Day Three 2009

Live from the CUNA GAC - Day Three 2009

The MCUL is covering the CUNA GAC with first-hand reports from Washington D.C. Day three looks at the NCUA's efforts to inform credit unions about the Corporate Stabilization Plan with Gigi Hyland talking about the difficult decision. Community...

Live from the CUNA GAC - Day Five 2009

Live from the CUNA GAC - Day Five 2009

The MCUL is covering the CUNA GAC with first-hand reports from Washington D.C. Day five is a special bonus "Live from the CUNA GAC." Congressman Dave Camp spoke at the closing session. MCUL President and CEO David Adams introduced him to...

Sen. Glenn S. Anderson & David Adams

Sen. Glenn S. Anderson & David Adams

State Senator Glenn S. Anderson from the 6th District talks with MCUL President and CEO David Adams about the "Invest in America" program. The two also talk about how credit unions are helping Anderson's district in Wayne County.

Sen. John J. Gleason and David Adams

Sen. John J. Gleason and David Adams

State Senator John J. Gleason from the 27th district talks with MCUL CEO David Adams about the "Invest in America" program and how it can help members in Gleason's Genesee County district.

Michigan Priority Report - March 2009

Michigan Priority Report - March 2009

Each month David Adams, president and CEO of the Michigan Credit Union League, highlights the major focus for the league. For March, Adams talks about the positive opportunities credit unions have in the current environment. Adams also focuses on how...

Sen. Gretchen Whitmer and David Adams

Sen. Gretchen Whitmer and David Adams

State Sen. Whitmer (D-Ingham County) from the 23rd District speaks with MCUL President/CEO Dave Adams about credit unions' continued success in a difficult economy. Adams also discusses the credit union response to foreclosures, the creation of the "Invest...

Michigan Priority Report - April 2009

Michigan Priority Report - April 2009

Each month David Adams, president and CEO of the Michigan Credit Union League, highlights the major focus for the league. For April, Adams talks about the Corporate Stabilization Plan and what the NCUA is doing. Adams also touches on the opportunities...

Morning News - WXMI.com - Fox 17

Morning News - WXMI.com - Fox 17

On May 11, the Fox 17 morning show in Grand Rapids had CUcorp CEO David Adams as a guest to talk about the "Invest in America" program.

Sen. Bill Hardiman and David Adams

Sen. Bill Hardiman and David Adams

State Sen. Hardiman (R-Kent County) from the 29th District speaks with MCUL President/CEO Dave Adams about the credit union initiative "Invest in America." They also discussed the credit union response to foreclosures, how they're faring in...

Rep. Jon Switalski and David Adams

Rep. Jon Switalski and David Adams

State Rep. Switalski (D-Warren) from the 25th District speaks with MCUL President/CEO Dave Adams about credit unions' continued success in a difficult economy. Adams also discusses the creation of the "Invest in America" program, the credit...

Sen. Ray Basham and David Adams

Sen. Ray Basham and David Adams

State Sen. Basham (D-Taylor) from the 8th District speaks with MCUL President/CEO David Adams about the creation of the "Invest in America" program. The two also discuss credit unions continued success in a difficult economy, the credit union...

Michigan Priority Report - May 2009

Michigan Priority Report - May 2009

David Adams, president and CEO of the Michigan Credit Union League, highlights the major focus for the league. For May, Adams talks about how Michigan credit unions are doing in this current economy, as well as the opportunities credit unions have right...

Corporate Stabilization Fund

Corporate Stabilization Fund

MCUL CEO Dave Adams shares a message regarding the important NCUSIF Stabilization provisions in S. 896. CUNA VP of Legislative Affairs Ryan Donovan and Chief Economist Bill Hampel join the broadcast to answer important questions about how this legislation...

Sen. Michael Switalski and David Adams

Sen. Michael Switalski and David Adams

State Sen. Switalski (D-Roseville) from the 10th District speaks with MCUL President/CEO David Adams about the creation of the "Invest in America" program. They also discuss the continued success of credit unions in a difficult economy, the...

Michigan Priority Report - June 2009

Michigan Priority Report - June 2009

David Adams, president and CEO of the Michigan Credit Union League, highlights the major focus for the league. For June, Adams talks about a unique opportunity for credit unions to use their member dues' rebate toward the 2010 CU Difference Campaign....

Michigan Priority Report - July 2009

Michigan Priority Report - July 2009

David Adams, president and CEO of the Michigan Credit Union League, highlights the major focus for the league. For July, Adams talks about a different approach for credit unions in this current political environment. Adams also highlights information...

2009 AC&E - David Adams Keynote Address

2009 AC&E - David Adams Keynote Address

MCUL President and CEO David Adams spoke to the general session at the 2009 AC&E. Adams focused on the tremendous opportunities for credit unions in this current economy. If you would like a DVD copy of this presentation email MCUL Director of Public...

Rep. Jeff Mayes and David Adams

Rep. Jeff Mayes and David Adams

Representative Mayes (D-Bay City) from the 96th District speaks with MCUL President/CEO David Adams about the continued success of credit unions in a difficult economy, the credit union response to foreclosures, and the creation of the "Invest in...

David Adams on Fox Business News

David Adams on Fox Business News

MCUL CEO David Adams appeared on FoxBusiness.com Live to talk about Save to Win. The appearance on this Fox Business Channel webcast focused the prize link savings pilot program at eight Michigan credit unions and the success of the program through the...

Michigan Priority Report - August 2009

Michigan Priority Report - August 2009

David Adams, president and CEO of the Michigan Credit Union League, highlights the major focus for the league. For August, Adams talks about the reinvention of the Big 3 automakers. Adams also highlights information found in the Issues, Initiatives and...

Sen. Gilda Jacobs and David Adams

Sen. Gilda Jacobs and David Adams

State Sen. Gilda Jacobs (D-Huntington Woods) from the 14th District speaks with MCUL President/CEO David Adams about growing credit union membership, the "Invest in America" program and foreclosure prevention. The discussion highlights the work...

Michigan Priority Report - September 2009

Michigan Priority Report - September 2009

David Adams, president and CEO of the Michigan Credit Union League, highlights the major focus for the league. For September, Adams looks at the financial reform and what changes are needed. He also looks at the consumer protection regulations and how...

Michigan Priority Report - October 2009

Michigan Priority Report - October 2009

David Adams, president and CEO of the Michigan Credit Union League, highlights the major focus for the league. For October, Adams looks at the Michigan CU Difference Campaign and the benefits for credit unions. He also looks at the 2009 CRI Survey.

Rep. Eileen Kowall and David Adams

Rep. Eileen Kowall and David Adams

State Rep. Eileen Kowall (R-White Lake) from the 44th District speaks with MCUL President/CEO David Adams about the "Invest in America" program, growing credit union membership and foreclosure prevention. The discussion highlights the work credit...

Michigan Priority Report - December 2009

Michigan Priority Report - December 2009

David Adams, president and CEO of the Michigan Credit Union League, highlights the his predictions for credit unions in 2010. Adams sees a reinvigoration of Michigan's Big Three auto manufacturers, a revival in the national real estate market, and...

Rewards for Saving on Fox Business News

Rewards for Saving on Fox Business News

David Adams, MCUL President/CEO was interviewed on FoxBusiness.com LIVE regarding the Save to Win program, its success over the past 6 months, and its expansion into 2010. On Jan. 15, CUcorp will pick the $100,000 grand prize winner for the year.

Michigan Priority Report - January 2010

Michigan Priority Report - January 2010

In this monthly report, MCUL President and CEO David Adams shares successes from 2009 and priorities for 2010, including the expanding "Invest in America" program, positive media opportunities, and the league's state and federal legislative...

A Special Message for CU Annual Meetings

A Special Message for CU Annual Meetings

MCUL President/CEO David Adams's special message to credit unions highlights the strength and growth of MCUL members during 2009. While other financial institutions cut back lending, Michigan's CUs stepped up and grew lending. Despite losses from...

Michigan International Auto Show

Michigan International Auto Show

WOOD TV's coverage of the Grand Rapids-based Michigan International Auto Show featured MCUL President/CEO David Adams discussing the Invest in America program and the opportunities for consumer credit union financing and incentives.

Dave Adams on MSNBC

Dave Adams on MSNBC

MCUL President/CEO David Adams appeared with host Contessa Brewer on MSNBC to discuss the Save to Win program. Highlighting the $8.6 million saved by more than 11,000 members at eight Michigan credit unions, Adams spoke to the success of the pilot program...

Rep. Jennifer Haase and Dave Adams

Rep. Jennifer Haase and Dave Adams

MCUL President/CEO David Adams and State Rep. Jennifer Haase (Richmond) discuss financial education and awareness for youth and adults. Adams gives advice on saving, borrowing and utilizing financial institutions like credit unions.

MI Small Business Financing Alliance

MI Small Business Financing Alliance

Gov. Granholm's recent State of the State address included an historic moment for Michigan credit unions as she unveiled her plan for a New Michigan, powered by an innovative lending partnership with state CUs. Granholm elaborated on the new Michigan...

Live from the '10 CUNA GAC: Day Three

Live from the '10 CUNA GAC: Day Three

A packed Tuesday at the Washington Convention Center showcased credit union-friendly lawmakers such as Paul Kanjorski (D-PA) and Ed Royce (R-CA), as well as NCUA board member Gigi Hyland and former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan. It also kicked...

Live from the '10 CUNA GAC: Day Five

Live from the '10 CUNA GAC: Day Five

In our final Live From the CUNA GAC for 2010, we spoke with NCUA Chairman Debbie Matz about the critical elements of credit union growth over the next few years. David Adams also offered his thoughts on the successes of advocacy efforts from the week...

Michigan Priority Report - February 2010

Michigan Priority Report - February 2010

In this monthly report, MCUL President and CEO David Adams shares additional information and opportunities for credit unions that pertain to the Michigan Small Business Financing Alliance, Invest in America and Save to Win.

Rep. Tim Moore and Dave Adams

Rep. Tim Moore and Dave Adams

MCUL President and CEO Dave Adams speaks with Rep. Tim Moore (R-Farwell). They discuss credit unions and personal finance including credit cards, saving for retirement and responsible borrowing. Adams also discusses the "Invest in America" program...

Rep. Kim Meltzer and Dave Adams

Rep. Kim Meltzer and Dave Adams

Rep. Meltzer (R-Macomb Township) sat down with MCUL President and CEO Dave Adams to talk about credit unions and consumer financial literacy. In Michigan's economy, managing decreased home values can also be difficult, but credit unions are working with...

"Open Your Own Business; Michigan Will Help" on WILX

"Open Your Own Business; Michigan Will Help" on WILX

Gov. Granholm, Greg Main of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation and MCUL's Dave Adams appeared with small business owners at Lansing Community College to discuss the Small Business Financing Alliance and credit union contributions to Michigan's...

Michigan Priority Report - March 2010

Michigan Priority Report - March 2010

In his monthly Priority Report for March, Adams discusses the MCUL's work to combat strategic defaults with homeowners across Michigan. The high number of underwater mortgage loans makes our state vulnerable, but a proactive approach by lenders can...

Rep. Dan Scripps and Dave Adams

Rep. Dan Scripps and Dave Adams

MCUL President/CEO David Adams joins State Rep. Dan Scripps (D-Leland) on his "Northwest Michigan Now" program to discuss a variety of topics, including the important role credit unions play in their communities and the need for personal financial...

Rep. Wayne Schmidt and Dave Adams

Rep. Wayne Schmidt and Dave Adams

MCUL President/CEO David Adams joins State Rep. Wayne Schmidt (R-Traverse City) on his "Capitol Report" program to discuss a variety of topics, including the important role credit unions play in their communities and the need for personal financial...

Michigan Small Business Financing Alliance

Michigan Small Business Financing Alliance

MCUL President and CEO David Adams and Bill Beardsley, President of MI Business Connection explain the background and importance of the Michigan Small Business Financing Alliance. Also highlighted is the importance of standards and guidelines development,...

WLNS CBS 6: CUs Part of MSHDA Homeowner Program

WLNS CBS 6: CUs Part of MSHDA Homeowner Program

Michigan has received $154 million in federal money to assist homeowners in danger of foreclosure, and is partnering with credit unions, as well as other financial institutions, to help work with those in need. WLNS's Brittany Gray spoke with David...

Michigan Priority Report - April 2010

Michigan Priority Report - April 2010

In his monthly Priority Report for April, MCUL President/CEO David Adams discusses ten major opportunities for credit unions to capitalize on the momentum they have built through involvement in grassroots advocacy, public relations, small business lending...

Money Smart Week Kick-Off

Money Smart Week Kick-Off

April 17-24 was Money Smart Week in Michigan, as credit unions and other financial institutions statewide joined the Detroit Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago in promoting financial education. The kick-off event featured presentations by MCUL...

MSHDA: David Adams and Mary Townley

MSHDA: David Adams and Mary Townley

David Adams and Mary Townley (MSHDA's senior manager of homeownership) discuss the Hardest Hit Fund and what Michigan's lenders can do to participate in the process of helping homeowners to stay in their homes and avoid foreclosure.

Michigan Priority Report - May 2010

Michigan Priority Report - May 2010

MCUL President/CEO David Adams highlights the opportunities available to credit unions in Michigan and nationwide as Bill Cheney takes change at CUNA over the next few months.

Sen. Randy Richardville and David Adams

Sen. Randy Richardville and David Adams

Sen. Randy Richardville sat down with the MCUL's David Adams and CP FCU President/CEO John Crist to discuss financial education and literacy, the importance of planning for the future, and the positive work credit unions do in our communities.

2010 AC&E - MCUL President/CEO Dave Adams

2010 AC&E - MCUL President/CEO Dave Adams

In his welcome to attendees, Adams discusses his ten opportunities for credit unions in 2010, including business lending, public relations and foreclosure prevention.

2010 AC&E - Rep. Pete Hoekstra + Q&A

2010 AC&E - Rep. Pete Hoekstra + Q&A

Gubernatorial candidate spoke to the assembled credit union delegates immediately after MCUL President/CEO David Adams announced the organization's endorsement. Hoekstra compared the strength of Michigan (its people), to the strength of credit unions...

Michigan Priority Report - June 2010

Michigan Priority Report - June 2010

Dave Adams' monthly report for June focuses on the interchange battle in Washington and the efforts being made, both by CUNA and the MCUL, to defeat the Durbin amendment.

MCUL Presents: WDIV 4 "Vote For the Best"

MCUL Presents: WDIV 4 "Vote For the Best"

Michigan's credit unions are sponsoring WDIV's "Vote For the Best" awards, including a $1000 gift card and a getaway to the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island. More than 5,900 businesses are currently competing for the title of Detroit's...

Michigan Priority Report - July 2010

Michigan Priority Report - July 2010

David Adams' report for July discusses the importance of credit union grassroots political action, especially with so many new faces heading for Lansing in the fall. In the Aug. 3 primary, 93 percent of credit union-endorsed candidates won their races...

Michigan Priority Report - August 2010

Michigan Priority Report - August 2010

In the monthly Michigan Priority Report for August, David Adams discusses the evolution of MCUL & Affiliates in the formation of CU Solutions Group and the strong positioning of credit union-supported candidates leading up to the November elections.

Rep. Jon Switalski and Dave Adams

Rep. Jon Switalski and Dave Adams

Dave Adams and Rep. Jon Switalski discuss financial education, and consumer saving, borrowing and investing on Capitol Update. They also cover the differences between banks and credit unions and the importance of staying fiscally fit during the financial...

Lansing WLNS CBS 6: Adams on Foreclosures

Lansing WLNS CBS 6: Adams on Foreclosures

WLNS Reporter Jessica Maki investigated the local impact of a national foreclosure spike, speaking with MCUL & Affiliate CEO David Adams. He discussed the importance of getting the real estate market working again, particularly through avoiding an artificial...

Rep. Mary Valentine and Dave Adams

Rep. Mary Valentine and Dave Adams

West Michigan Rep. Mary Valentine sat down with David Adams to discuss the nature of credit unions and consumer financial education. They focused on the best ways for consumers to deal with issues of foreclosure, home budgeting and retirement planning.

Rep. Pam Byrnes and Dave Adams

Rep. Pam Byrnes and Dave Adams

Washtenaw County State Rep. Pam Byrnes and the MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams discuss the nature of credit unions and personal financial education. Adams covers budgeting basics, credit cards and foreclosure avoidance.

Michigan Priority Report - October 2010

Michigan Priority Report - October 2010

Dave Adams's monthly Priority Report for October outlines the MCUL's endorsement of Rick Snyder for governor, based on his support of credit unions' tax exempt status, the potential for a better regulatory environment, and a continuation of public/private...

Michigan Priority Report - November 2010

Michigan Priority Report - November 2010

In his November report, MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams discusses a new initiative that will soon be launched by the Michigan Credit Union League and its subsidiary CUcorp. It's called it the Shared Branding Project that will cause us to dream a...

Rep. Dianne Byrum and Dave Adams

Rep. Dianne Byrum and Dave Adams

Dave Adams talks to Rep. Byrum about consumer credit scores and other critical personal financial information. Adams emphasizes the benefits of membership with not-for-profit credit unions as well as the importance of saving and maintaining a stable financial...

Michigan Priority Report - December 2010

Michigan Priority Report - December 2010

In his December report, as 2010 comes to a close, MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams reviews the changes and successes experienced by CUs this year, and looks ahead into 2011 at the challenges and opportunities in the new year for the movement.

Michigan Priority Report - January 2011

Michigan Priority Report - January 2011

In his January report, MCUL & Affiliates CEO Dave Adams notes that 2010 was a challenging year, but observes there isn't time to look in the rearview mirror. So, he takes a look forward at the challenges ahead with a focus on specific and reasonable...

CU National Update for January 31, 2011

CU National Update for January 31, 2011

The CU National Update is the first webcast dedicated solely to credit unions and the issues facing them. For the week of Jan. 31st, Glenn Ray reports on CUNA's Reg Z comment letter; the implementation of new rules on interchange; and MCUL & Affiliates...

Dave Adams before the Senate Banking Committee

Dave Adams before the Senate Banking Committee

MCUL President/CEO Dave Adams gives testimony before the Michigan State Senate Banking & Financial Services Committee on what can be done to help foster a healthier operating environment for credit unions both in the State and at the National level.

Michigan Priority Report - February 2011

Michigan Priority Report - February 2011

In his February update, MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams shares his positive outlook for Michigan, for the country and for credit unions. Despite ongoing challenges, Adams says it's just like the weather, it's a matter of perspective, isn't...

MI House & Senate Banking Hearings

MI House & Senate Banking Hearings

MCUL CEO David Adams testified to the Michigan House and Senate banking committees to show the importance of not-for-profit financial institutions and support the resolution, eventually passed by both houses, in favor of amending the Dodd-Frank position...

Live from the '11 CUNA GAC: Day Four

Live from the '11 CUNA GAC: Day Four

Day 4: Michigan's CU leaders spent the day on Capitol Hill talking to lawmakers about topics of interest and concern to the movement; one Michigan CU wins a prestigious national award; and MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams recaps what he calls a...

Michigan Priority Report - March 2011

Michigan Priority Report - March 2011

David Adams presents his monthly Priority Report from Washington D.C. during the CUNA GAC. He discusses the fight to delay, study and repeal the Durbin amendment, including meetings with Michigan's senior Sen. Carl Levin and House Ways and Means Committee...

Rep. Eileen Kowall and Dave Adams

Rep. Eileen Kowall and Dave Adams

MCUL Chief Executive Officer David Adams speaks with Rep. Eileen Kowall (R-White Lake) discuss credit union basics and offer helpful insight for understanding consumer credit scores.

Rep. Ellen Cogen Lipton and Dave Adams

Rep. Ellen Cogen Lipton and Dave Adams

MCUL & Affiliates CEO Dave Adams sits down with State Representative Ellen Cogen Lipton of Huntington Woods, 27th district, to discuss the importance of youth financial education and the positive work that credit unions accomplish in their communities.

Dave Adams Invites You to the 77th MCUL AC&E

Dave Adams Invites You to the 77th MCUL AC&E

Join MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams and take an inside look at the 2011 Annual Convention & Exposition. Everything is going to be "Positively Michigan!" including great tasting Michigan favorites, as participants gather to hear Governor...

Michigan Priority Report - August 2011

Michigan Priority Report - August 2011

David Adams' monthly Michigan Priority Report for August 2011 shares several of the exciting new concepts MCUL & Affiliates are working on, including impact investing and an update on the shared branding project.

Michigan Priority Report - September 2011

Michigan Priority Report - September 2011

The Michigan Credit Union League's Dave Adams discusses principle based partnering and the importance recognizing new competitors. Dave goes on to use examples from Scottrade Investments and AAA's (Auto Club) recent entry to the consumer banking market,...

Michigan Priority Report - December 2011

Michigan Priority Report - December 2011

MCUL's CEO David Adams shares important information about credit union dues and gives an update on the expanded cooperative advertising campaign, as well as the exciting potential that lies ahead with the shared branding initiative in his monthly Michigan...

Michigan Priority Report - February 2012

Michigan Priority Report - February 2012

In his February Michigan Priority Report, MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams explains what a credit union descriptor is, and how this concept could potentially benefit the Michigan credit union community. He also offers exciting details of this year’s...

Michigan Priority Report - March 2012

Michigan Priority Report - March 2012

In his March Michigan Priority Report, MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams has a detailed look at strong fourth quarter data and overall credit union performance for 2011. He examines how many of the key indicators point to an improving economy in Michigan,...

Live from the '12 CUNA GAC: Day One

Live from the '12 CUNA GAC: Day One

CUBE TV is once again in Washington, D.C. to bring you an inside look at the 2012 CUNA GAC, where more than 4000 credit union leaders from around the country have gathered for the industry's premier event, and to have their voices heard on Capitol Hill....

Live from the '12 CUNA GAC: Day Two

Live from the '12 CUNA GAC: Day Two

"Credit unions are on the rise." That was the message and the challenge CUNA President/CEO Bill Cheney delivered to the more than 4,000 CU leaders who attended Monday's opening session of the 2012 CUNA GAC. Attendees also heard from acclaimed...

Live from the '12 CUNA GAC: Day Four

Live from the '12 CUNA GAC: Day Four

Much of the day was devoted to advocating for credit union issues on Capitol Hill. One lawmaker visit yielded big news, as credit unions gain another Michigan cosponsor of the MBL legislation. And it was also a big night for Michigan, as three credit...

Michigan Priority Report - April 2012

Michigan Priority Report - April 2012

A vote in the U.S. Senate on a bill to raise the cap on credit union member business lending could come any day, and MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams is reaching out to the Michigan credit union community with this special message. This critical...

Invest in America Wins 2012 Herb Wegner Memorial Award

Invest in America Wins 2012 Herb Wegner Memorial Award

In just a few years, Invest in America has made a notable impact on the credit union industry. Whether it's raising awareness of the benefits of credit union membership, providing consumers with discounts, supporting credit unions with a program designed...

2012 MCUL GAC Recap

2012 MCUL GAC Recap

The 2012 MCUL GAC brought a record number of Michigan credit union leaders to Lansing to network, learn, and meet with lawmakers. From the 2012 elections to Michigan's economy, the MCUL GAC brought stakeholders together to focus on critical credit union...

2012 Michigan Small Business Champions

2012 Michigan Small Business Champions

MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams was among those honored at the Michigan Celebrates Small Business event in Lansing. Adams was chosen as the 2012 Financial Services Small Business Champion for his advocacy and efforts with regards to credit unions...

Detroit Kidney Walk

Detroit Kidney Walk

The 2012 Kidney Walk at the Detroit Zoo brought the Southeast Michigan credit union community together in a tremendous show of strength and generosity. MCUL & Affiliates CEO Dave Adams was proud to serve as honorary chair for the second straight year...

Michigan Priority Report - June 2012

Michigan Priority Report - June 2012

In his industry update for the month of June, MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams looks at Michigan credit union performance for the first quarter of 2012, and profiles the economic landscape that will impact credit unions in the months to come. Hear...

2012 Q2 Update - MCUL

2012 Q2 Update - MCUL

In his monthly message for July, MCUL CEO David Adams provides an update on the organization's strategic plan, and what has been done to successfully implement it through the first half of the year. Hear about progress on some of the League's top priorities,...

2012 AC&E: Dave Adams' Keynote w/ George Isola

2012 AC&E: Dave Adams' Keynote w/ George Isola

Outgoing MCUL Board Chairman George Isola, who was also the recipient of this year’s Distinguished Service Award, joined MCUL CEO Dave Adams on stage to formally open the conference and to receive a special token of appreciation for his years of...

2012 AC&E: David Adams Keynote

2012 AC&E: David Adams Keynote

In his general session remarks at the 2012 AC&E, MCUL CEO Dave Adams discussed the many recent successes of the Michigan credit union community, and what can be done to leverage those achievements to take the movements to new heights.

Michigan Priority Report - August 2012

Michigan Priority Report - August 2012

MCUL & Affiliates is now in the process of mapping out strategic objectives and priorities for 2013, and in his Michigan Priority Report for the month of August, CEO David Adams shares some highlights of the organization’s future direction....

Michigan Priority Report - September 2012

Michigan Priority Report - September 2012

Second quarter credit union performance data is in, and in the September edition of his Michigan Priority Report, MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams has the highlights and an analysis of the trends. As he explains, there continue to be signs of an...

2012 Q3 Update - MCUL

2012 Q3 Update - MCUL

As we move into the final months of the year, MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams is pleased to report that all three companies are making solid progress toward achieving the objectives set forth in the 2012 Strategic Plan. In this month's Michigan...

Michigan Priority Report - November 2012

Michigan Priority Report - November 2012

 In his November Priority Report, Dave Adams addresses the 2012 General Election results and looks to credit union compliance and expansion in the coming year.

Michigan Priority Report - December 2012

Michigan Priority Report - December 2012

Another successful quarter for Michigan credit unions is in the books. As MCUL CEO David Adams explains in his Michigan Priority Report for December, the numbers show strong evidence of not just the continued growth of credit unions, but a marked shift...

Michigan Priority Report - January 2013

Michigan Priority Report - January 2013

One of the most important and impactful initiatives coordinated by MCUL & Affiliates is the cooperative advertising CU Link campaign. This campaign plays an important part in spreading the credit union message. Learn why supporting the campaign is...

2013 Q1 Update - MCUL & Affiliates

2013 Q1 Update - MCUL & Affiliates

In this video, CEO Dave Adams provides an update for MI Credit Union leaders regarding the 2012 accomplishments and 2013 priorities for MCUL & Affiliates.

LIVE from the '13 CUNA GAC: Day One

LIVE from the '13 CUNA GAC: Day One

This week, CUBE TV will once again bring you daily video coverage of the CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference in Washington, DC. For the latest updates be sure to "like" MCUL & Affiliates on Facebook at www.facebook.com/MICreditUnions and...

LIVE from the '13 CUNA GAC: Day Three

LIVE from the '13 CUNA GAC: Day Three

As credit union leaders attending the CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference prepare to descend upon Capitol Hill for visits with lawmakers, they first received an inside-the-beltway pep talk from several Washington insiders.

LIVE from the '13 CUNA GAC: Day Four

LIVE from the '13 CUNA GAC: Day Four

On the final day of the 2013 CUNA GAC, much of the action shifted to Capitol Hill with the annual congressional breakfast and visits to the offices of every Michigan lawmaker. And there was also time to honor Michigan's 6 award-winning credit unions for...

Michigan Priority Report - March 2013

Michigan Priority Report - March 2013

Michigan credit unions had a great year in 2012 and are looking for even better things in 2013. MCUL & Affiliates has several products that can help your credit union achieve its goals.

2013 Q2 Update - MCUL & Affiliates

2013 Q2 Update - MCUL & Affiliates

 In this video, CEO Dave Adams provides an update for MI credit union leaders on the League's 2013 priorities and performance on key objectives.

Michigan Priority Report - April 2013

Michigan Priority Report - April 2013

 In this video, CEO Dave Adams provides an update to MI credit unions on our upcoming Annual Convention and Exposition, taking place at the Renaissance Center at the Marriott in Detroit, May 16 - 18, 2013.

2013 AC&E: Dave Adams Keynote Presentation

2013 AC&E: Dave Adams Keynote Presentation

In his keynote presentation, MCUL & Affiliates CEO Dave Adams shares why “It’s a Wonderful Credit Union Life” and why this is the time for credit unions to “Unite for Good.” Also, find out who won this year’s inaugural...

2013 Annual Convention & Exposition Recap

2013 Annual Convention & Exposition Recap

The 2013 MCUL & Affiliates Annual Convention & Exposition brought more than 1000 credit union professionals, volunteers, exhibitors and guests together in Detroit to network, learn and engage. This short video recaps the highlights and happenings...

Michigan Priority Report - June 2013

Michigan Priority Report - June 2013

In his monthly message for June, MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams gives an update on the campaign to preserve the credit union tax status and shares first quarter Michigan credit union performance results. Hear more about the accomplishments of CU...

Michigan Priority Report - July 2013

Michigan Priority Report - July 2013

In his monthly message, MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams discusses the successful merger of CUcorp and CU Solutions Group and gives an update on the accomplishments of all the company’s divisions, as well as the league’s top priorities.

CU Solutions Group Q2 Update 2013

CU Solutions Group Q2 Update 2013

In this third quarter update, CU Solutions Group CEO David Adams discusses the successful merger of CUcorp and CU Solutions Group and gives an update on the accomplishments CU Solutions Group's many products & services, as well as the company's projected...

Michigan Priority Report - August 2013

Michigan Priority Report - August 2013

In his monthly message, MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams discusses exciting new programs and opportunities throughout the company, and how the financial success of those companies allows for more industry advocacy. Find out how you can play a role...

Michigan Priority Report - September 2013

Michigan Priority Report - September 2013

MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams breaks down second quarter credit union performance data and explains how those results give more weight to the push to preserve the credit union tax status. Plus, find out what new solutions your credit union can...

CU Solutions Group Q3 Update 2013

CU Solutions Group Q3 Update 2013

In this third quarter update, CU Solutions Group CEO David Adams gives an update on the accomplishments CU Solutions Group's many products & services, discusses new opportunities and partnerships, as well as the company's projected performance in...

MCUL & Affiliates Q3 Update 2013

MCUL & Affiliates Q3 Update 2013

MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams recaps the MCUL's progress as of the third quarter of 2013; highlights include Michigan credit union membership stats, auto and mortgage loan data, and a list of state and federal legislative priorities.

Michigan Priority Report - November 2013

Michigan Priority Report - November 2013

Each year at this time, MCUL & Affiliates evaluates the satisfaction levels of credit unions, develops priorities for the coming year, and once again seeks affiliation commitments from all credit unions in the state. Our planning process has to include...

Michigan Priority Report - January 2014

Michigan Priority Report - January 2014

MCUL & Affiliates has been reaching out to credit unions to make sure it is providing everything credit unions need to be successful. CEO David Adams explains some of the key measures it is taking to support Michigan’s credit unions.

Michigan Priority Report - February 2014

Michigan Priority Report - February 2014

This edition of Michigan Priority Report, brings a new format to the monthly video and newsletter designed to keep Michigan CEOs, executives and boards informed about the progress of MCUL & Affiliates' top priorities. The intent with this new, streamlined...

Michigan Priority Report - March 2014

Michigan Priority Report - March 2014

We look back on a successful CUNA GAC and look forward to MCUL’s state GAC. We also announce a key new player to the MCUL & Affiliates executive team and look at several priorities for the league and CU Solutions Group.

MCUL CEO Dave Adams with Rep. Sander Levin

MCUL CEO Dave Adams with Rep. Sander Levin

MCUL CEO Dave Adams introduces Rep. Sander Levin (D) at the 2014 CUNA GAC in Washington D.C.

MCUL CEO Dave Adams with Rep. Gary Peters

MCUL CEO Dave Adams with Rep. Gary Peters

 MCUL CEO Dave Adams introduces Rep. Gary Peters (D) at the 2014 CUNA GAC in Washington D.C.

Michigan Priority Report - April 2014

Michigan Priority Report - April 2014

In his monthly Priority Report, MCUL & Affiliates CEO Dave Adams discusses a major credit union court victory, the upcoming CULink Cooperative Advertising Campaign, a host of new or enhanced products and services from CU Solutions Group, and ongoing...

CU Solutions Group Q1 2014 Shareholder Update

CU Solutions Group Q1 2014 Shareholder Update

Credit unions continued the positive trends in 2013 with a sizeable boost in membership and consideration at an all time high of 80%, which now outpaces banks. CU Solutions Group and its five divisions – marketing, membership enhancements, technology,...

Michigan Priority Report - May 2014

Michigan Priority Report - May 2014

At our recent Hike the Hill in Washington, our MCUL staff and 30 credit union leaders met with lawmakers to talk about a wide variety of topics. We met with our congressional delegation, CFPB, Federal Trade Commission, Financial Crimes Enforcement Network...

2014 AC&E: Dave Adams' Keynote

2014 AC&E: Dave Adams' Keynote

In his keynote presentation, MCUL & Affiliates CEO Dave Adams spoke on the key areas of focus for the League over the past year, including: the CULink campaign, political advocacy, the joint-effort Skilled Trades Program, and more. 

Michigan Priority Report - June 2014

Michigan Priority Report - June 2014

For the June edition of Priority Report, MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams takes a look back at a successful Annual Convention and Exposition and discusses some of the top initiatives the league is working on including the Risk Based Capital proposal,...

Michigan Priority Report - July 2014

Michigan Priority Report - July 2014

In this edition of Priority Report, MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams looks at the positive numbers from the first quarter of 2014, plus several key initiatives the league is working on, including renaming of Love My Credit Union Rewards, the CU Link...

CU Solutions Group Q2 2014 Shareholder Update

CU Solutions Group Q2 2014 Shareholder Update

The first two quarters of 2014 have been very productive for CU Solutions Group. Launching new products like Mobile Banking, rebranding Invest in America to Love My Credit Union Rewards, and growing partnership programs that can add tremendous value for...

Michigan Priority Report for August 2014

Michigan Priority Report for August 2014

MCUL & Affiliates CEO David Adams highlights the league’s biggest initiatives including CU Link cooperative advertising, a new MCUL website coming this fall, regulatory relief from NCUA, the Executive Summit and more.

CU National Update for September 1, 2014

CU National Update for September 1, 2014

For the week of September first, CUBE TV’s Laura Michels details the swearing in of the newest NCUA board member, how many credit unions filed NCUA call reports late this quarter, the SEC’s new rules for credit reporting agencies, the latest...

MCUL & Affiliates Q3 2014 Update

MCUL & Affiliates Q3 2014 Update

MCUL & Affiliates is moving into the home stretch for what has already been a great year. This update includes financial numbers for the league and CU Solutions Group, cooperative advertising, a last push before the election and more.

CU Solutions Group Q3 Update

CU Solutions Group Q3 Update

Fall is here and it’s time for the CU Solutions Group Third Quarter Shareholder update. In addition to strong financial results, third quarter has really led the charge on product enhancements and development. Please join the team as we share our...