What If This Column Were Written Specifically For You?

Dickmann, Frank J.
January 2011
Credit Union Journal;1/17/2011, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p6
Trade Publication
In this article the author discusses the significance of online social networking site Facebook Inc. in helping credit unions prepare for their initial public offering (IPO) in the U.S. He states that the technology used by Facebook target online advertising to a wider audience to offer financial services of one member at a time. Moreover, he mentions the National Credit Union Foundation's 23rd Annual Herb Wegner Memorial Awards Dinner on February 28, 2011 and the financial literacy requirement.


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