Nov 16, 2017
Glen visits with Kris Jacobsen and Andrea Molnau of the Minnesota Credit Union Network to discuss the state’s deep-rooted cooperative culture, its efforts to boost consumer savings and attract the next generation of members, and programs to help CUs leverage big data. Also- the latest in artificial intelligence, a debit card slowdown, cash’s counter-punch, seed art at the Minnesota State Fair, and famous sons of credit union employees.
Links related to this week’s podcast:
http://www.mncun.org/ The Minnesota Credit Union Network
http://www.mnstatefair.org/ The Minnesota State Fair
https://www.technologyreview.com/magazine/2017/11/ The Artificial Intelligence issue of MIT Technology Review
https://www.economist.com/news/special-report/21730546-e-commerce-transforming-business-and-daily-life-mostly-better-says-charlotte The Economist’s recent special report on e-commerce
http://www.withdrawcashwednesday.com/ The new “Withdraw Cash Wednesday” campaign- mark your calendar for November 22!
http://money.cnn.com/2017/11/11/news/economy/cash-digital-payments/index.html CNN’s coverage of the International Currency Association
http://www.cashmatters.org/ The new CashMatters advocacy site promoting cash usage.
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