Press Releases

Strong First Year for Major CUSO Compliance Initiative

Xtend Inc. a multi-owned cooperative CUSO headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan, recently celebrated the one year anniversary of its AuditLink compliance and monitoring service. The service was developed over a three-month period during late 2007 in response to feedback from a client CEO roundtable event and in just one short year AuditLink has […]

Amidst All The Numbers, The Value Of Still Telling The Story

By Frank J. Diekmann The business books and the pundits call it “lost opportunity cost,” the  abstract yet very real economic benefits never  realized because a business didn’t act when it should have. For credit unions this is hardly the time to talk about abstract costs when they’re being confronted by very tangible (and seemingly ongoing) expenses related to propping up the […]

New Compliance Support Service Grows Rapidly

Xtend, Inc., a multi-owned cooperative CUSO based in Grand Rapids, MI, now provides compliance monitoring support for fourteen (14) credit unions through its new AuditLink business unit. The service, which was first rolled out to a beta group of credit unions in the fall of 2008, was developed to help credit unions using the […]

AuditLink Announces Successful First Year

AuditLink, a new division of West Michigan-based CUSO CU*Answers, announced a successful conclusion to the 2008 fiscal year, surpassing client growth expectations by 100%. CU*Answers says this unique division was created to assist credit unions utilizing its CU*BASE system in being better prepared to face growing daily compliance and internal auditing requirements. Daily monitoring […]