Sunday, August 02, 2015

Respect For Others... Doing The Right Thing....


Welcome to Oak Island 
and Clyde's Last Fling



* Let's do sunset !




* Life is short; drink champagne !




* It's the journey; not the destination !



* Going home !


* The answer my friends is
blowin' in the wind !



... the answer is blown' in the wind.

[Thanks for everything Clyde!.]

From The Field: Fairy Tales - How It All Begins...






"Once a pony time..."

Saturday, August 01, 2015

From The Field: In The Classroom...



One of those little "Thank you" cards...




"Ms. Anderson was the best teacher in the hole in tire world."

Friday, July 31, 2015

In Denial....The Other "Donald"?



Q: WHY DID THE CREDIT UNION LEAGUE EXECUTIVES (AACULE) CHOOSE TO MEET IN OREGON?


A: Because those League Execs will probably end up continuing to avoid some important, difficult decisions about their trade associations, credit unions, and CUNA.

Oregon is a good place to evade, skirt, hedge, dodge, sidestep, and bypass critical decisions; because it's already known as The Land Of The...

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Ninjas.....


The American Association of Credit Union League Executives (AACULE) is meeting today in Oregon...

A DYNAMIC GROUP !!!!!!

... BUT NOT WIDELY KNOWN FOR
"FAST ACTION" !!!!


At
"loggerheads"?

LAST BOLD MOVE WAS TO PERMIT CREDIT UNIONS TO PAY DUES TO MORE THAN JUST ONE LEAGUE  !!!

Perhaps having trouble thinking...

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Lizards...



A REPTILE...

Naming Rights....


NEWS FLASH !!  NEWS FLASH !!


Wanted to get the word to you first.  Before Keith Leggett at Credit Union Watch  got hold of this and started grousing about misspent tax exemptions, overwrought egos, and yada, yada, yada.  Dr. Leggett has persistently harped, over the years, about credit unions branding their names on college and professional athletic venues. You know the yap! 


Word on the street has it that a large U.S. credit union, under the guidance of South Carolina marketing guru Sundeep Kapur [www. emailyogi .com], is close to finalizing a major, big-time naming rights agreement. 

Kapur had challenged the credit union to "Dream Big" when seeking out a world-class branding opportunity and this blockbuster deal could be announced within days, setting a whole new standard of performance in the naming rights arena. 

A leaked photo of Kapur at the naming rights site has been circulating on the internet recently...

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Mark Twain On Regulatory Arrogance....




"If the woman ** doesn't believe as we do, we say she is a xxxxxx **, and that settles it.  I mean, it does nowadays, because we can no longer burn her as a witch."
** [Redacted by NCUA OGC]

                                        - Mark Twain,
                  Following The Equator




Monday, July 27, 2015

Consumer Banking Survey 2015....


The ABA's "Junk-yard Dog"
is yapping again!
"Frank Keating ** of the American Bankers' Association would do well to clean up his own backyard before casting aspersions on Credit Unions."

[** "keating" - rhymes with bleating - to make the natural cry of a sheep or goat; syn. whimpering, blathering.]

- Dan Berger, CEO of NAFCU, 7/24/2015.





Please use a "pen".

PLEASE COMPLETE THE 2015 CONSUMER BANKING SURVEY BASED UPON YOUR PERSONAL EXPERIENCE.  


THANK YOU SO MUCH!





Q: "My bank is full of _______?"

.
                 A:  a).   Cheap pens on cords.
                      b).   Red velvet "herd lines".
                      c).   Inexperienced Tellers 
                      d).   Unhappy people waiting.
                      e).   Un-indicted men in suits.


[And, of course, most people think their bank is full of...]

Sunday, July 26, 2015

TAO: Part 7 - Times Up...


Post Congressional Hearing Post-Mortem...

NCUA's CREDIBILITY...


NCUA's Kodak Moment ?

Transparency - Accountability - Oversight