Charter Conversions: Using a Consultant

Hilton, David M.
March 2000
Credit Union Executive Journal;Mar/Apr2000, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p12
Trade Publication
Offers a look at the use of consultants by credit unions in embarking on a field of membership conversion (FOM). Steps credit unions can take to contribute to the success of FOM conversion projects; Advantage of working with a consultant on a conversion; Changes that need to be accommodated after FOM conversion by credit unions.


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