2014 Annual Meeting Virtual Vendor Show

The Credit Union League of Connecticut Annual Meeting Virtual Vendor Show

Click on the links below to see profiles of the companies participating in the League’s Annual Meeting Vendor Show on Wednesday, April 3rd at The Aqua Turf.  To get more information about these companies, click on their Website address.

League Strategic Business Partners

Balance Sheet Solutions • Booth #25BSS 4-c logo

Balance Sheet Solutions, LLC provides a wide range of services to credit unions nationwide. Broker/dealer services include marketable securities through ISI, member FINRA/SIPC, and brokered CDs.  Full investment advisory services are offered (SEC registered investment advisor). Other services include IRR Modeling & Consulting, ALM, Benchmarking, and Portfolio Analytics. www.balancesheetsolutions.org

Baldini Law, LLC • Booth #10Baldini Law

Baldini Law is focused on providing efficient and effective comprehensive legal services to Connecticut’s credit unions. The firm enables credit unions to properly and proactively identify and control risk, improve performance and reduce costs. www.lawdini.com

Buckley Technology Group • Booth #5BTG-Logo

Buckley Technology Group offers professional services for Vendor Management, IT/IS Risk Assessments and Policy Development, Disaster Recovery and  Business Continuity Planning and Testing. Also offering an excited news online product, ISSAC Online: Compliance tool to assist you with the management of Business Continuity/DR, Vendor Management and Information Security in ONE secure location. Visit our booth for a demo! www.buckleytechgroup.com

Cardtronics • Booth #15cardtronics - logo

Making ATM cash access convenient where people shop, work and live their lives, Cardtronics is at the convergence of retailers, financial institutions, prepaid card programs and the customers they share. Cardtronics owns/operates more than 52,800 retail ATMs in U.S. and international locales. Whether Cardtronics is driving foot traffic for America’s most relevant retailers, enhancing ATM brand presence for card issuers or expanding card holders’ surcharge-free cash access on the local, national or global scene, Cardtronics is convenient access to cash, when and where consumers need it. Cardtronics is where cash meets commerce. www.cardtronics.com

Cooperative Systems, Inc. • Booth #6

Cooperative Systems provides IT systems expertise, remote monitoring, and IT managed services for credit unions and businesses.  With over 20 years of experience, Cooperative Systems offers credit unions an affordable alternative to full-time, in-house, IT staffing.  Moreover, we provide assistance with core processor conversions, IT audit remediation, multi-site disaster recovery, branch office connectivity, third party integration of financial applications, e-mail encryption and firewall monitoring. www.coopsys.com

CU Direct Corporation • Booth #9

Established in 1994, CU Direct is the credit union industry’s foremost provider of leading lending solutions.  Through its CUDL, Lending Insights, OnSpot Financing, Lending 360 and Vero brands, CU Direct offers an extensive library of products and services designed to help credit unions advance their lending programs and overall portfolio success. www.cudirect.com

CU Solutions Group • Booth #39

CU Solutions Group is a CUSO owned by over 100 CU’s, Leagues and CU system organizations that serves the credit union industry nationwide by offering essential solutions in four key areas: marketing, technology, membership enhancements and performance management.  All four areas take a comprehensive approach to help credit unions grow, expand and serve their members. www.lovemycreditunion.org

CUNA Mutual Group • Booth #1

CUNA Mutual Group was founded in 1935 by credit union pioneers and our commitment to this trusted partnership continues today.  We offer insurance protection for credit unions, employees and members; lending solutions and marketing programs; TruStage™ branded consumer insurance products; and investment and retirement services to help our customers succeed. www.cunamutual.com

Discount Power • Booth #40Logo_DiscountPower

Discount Power is a licensed retail supplier specializing in deregulated electric energy. Discount Power supplies residential, commercial, industrial and municipal customers with a comprehensive suite of electric energy alternatives and value-added services that maximize savings, lower consumption and addresses Green concerns. www.discountpowerinc.com

Harland Clarke • Booth #14HarlandClarkLogo

Harland Clarke Corp. is a leading provider of best-in-class integrated payment solutions, marketing services, security solutions, and retail products for financial institutions of all sizes. Within our payment solutions business, we serve approximately 11,000 credit unions and banks. www.harlandclarke.com

M&M Consulting LLC • Booth #12M and M Consulting

M&M Consulting provides cost effective Compliance, Internal Audit, Commercial Loan Review, Loan Quality Review and Information Technology Review services to credit unions and banks throughout New England. www.mmconsulting.info

MemberClose • Booth #11Member close

MemberClose is a web-based program that will save your Credit Union on the time it takes and the money is costs to process home equity and other real estate loans.  There are nearly 200 Credit Unions that rely on MemberClose, including a number in Connecticut. www.memberclose.com

NEACH • Booth #3 NEACH logo with TM

NEACH is a non-profit, regional payments association that helps members originate and receive ACH transactions. New England’s trusted resource in payments, NEACH provides payments products, services, and education, to its member institutions and other New England entities to increase the acceptance, use, and quality of electronic transactions. www.neach.org

Synergent • Booth #13 SynergentCorporateLogo

As a service provider owned by credit unions, and serving only credit unions, Synergent has provided comprehensive solutions to its credit union partners for more than 40 years.  A subsidiary of the Maine Credit Union League, Synergent provides credit unions with Technology Services, providing the Episys Core Processing Platform by Symitar to the growing number of 59 credit unions.  Synergent also offers Shared Branching, Statement Processing, Debit/ATM Card Services, Check Processing and Support Services, and Direct Marketing Services, dedicated to helping credit unions develop deeper member relationships through targeted marketing and Episys data mining. www.synergentcorp.com

W.B. Mason • Booth #2 W B Mason

W.B. Mason has been providing customers with quality service since 1898.  We have the ability to provide over 40,000 office products with next-day service and even same-day service in the Hartford and Springfield markets.  In addition to office products, Furniture, Furniture Design Services, Coffee and Beverage Services, Print and Promotion Products fall into our core competencies.  We believe our localized business philosophy of superior customer service, low-cost company operations, and multi-million dollar leverage will help you meet your strategic goals. www.wbmason.com

Wunderlich Securities Inc. • Booth #10 Wunderlich-Securities

Providing fixed income investments and Portfolio Analytics for Credit Unions, Wunderlich Securities, a full-service brokerage firm, is committed to providing a comprehensive range of professional products and services to meet the needs of individual investors as well as corporations and institutions. The Firm offers financial advisory, brokerage, equity research and investment banking services. Fixed Income broker services are provided through Wunderlich Securities Fixed Income Capital Markets and WunTrade divisions of Wunderlich Securities. The firm operates in 30 offices across16 states and has more than 500 Associated Professionals. www.wunderlichsecurities.com

The League’s Vendor Show Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

CUNA Mutual Group (See Strategic Business Partners)

Synergent (See Strategic Business Partners)

Gold Sponsors

Cardtronics (See Strategic Business Partners)

M&M Consulting LLC (See Strategic Business Partners)

Ruby Sponsors

Baillie & Hershman P.C.  (See Vendor Show Participants)

Buckley Technology Group  (See Strategic Business Partners)

Cooperative Systems, Inc.  (See Strategic Business Partners)

NEACH  (See Strategic Business Partners)

The League’s (All Other) Vendor Show Participants

Allanach Mortgage Group • Booth #35

Allanach Mortgage Group is a mortgage partner who will help credit unions from 5 million to 500+ million in asset size establish a mortgage department that offers all mortgage programs.  These programs range from FHA and VA to Jumbo’s.  AMG will also help small credit unions create mortgage departments while assisting in the training, processing, and packaging of their portfolio mortgages. www.allanachmortgage.com

Allied Solutions • Booth #30

At Allied Solutions, we never lose sight of what’s important.  Everything we do revolves around making our clients the Focal Point.  We offer strategies, solutions and professional expertise tailored specifically to your needs.  There are a lot of companies offering financial services…but only one with the focus and service commitment of Allied Solutions.  Contact us today to learn more about the advantages of being Allied. www.alliedsolutions.net

Alloya Corporate Federal Credit Union • Booth #26

Alloya Corporate Federal Credit Union provides a variety of financial and correspondent products and services to over 1,400 credit union member owners. In conjunction with its wholly-owned CUSO, Balance Sheet Solutions, LLC, Alloya leverages the power of aggregation to ensure its members remain competitive in today’s market place. To learn more, visit www.alloyacorp.org

Ardmore • Booth #23

Ardmore is a Digital Printing and Promotional Products company located in Milford, CT, specializing in branded products. www.ardmorebf.com

Bailey Murphy & Scarano • Booth #27

Bailey Murphy & Scarano will help your credit union with Financial Statement Opinion Audits, Internal Control Reviews, Supervisory Committee Agreed Upon Procedures, Accounting Services and Reconciliation Reviews. www.baileymurphycpa.com

Baillie & Hershman P.C. • Booth #20  

Closing and Title Management Services – Baillie & Hershman P.C. is a full service law firm providing legal services to businesses and individuals throughout Connecticut. We have offices in Cheshire, West Hartford, Norwalk and Norwich.  We will travel the state to attend closings for our clients. We believe in offering exceptional customer service.  The firm has extensive resources and experience in residential real estate matters.  The Firm’s subsidiary, Associated Attorney Title & Closing Company, P.C., provides title and closing services throughout the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico.  We take the time to understand what is important to customers and offer solutions for timely and efficient closings. www.bhhlegal.com

BCI Financial • Booth #16

BCI Financial is an independently owned and operated Connecticut business providing a diverse range of financial products including Mortgage Loans, Auto Loans, and Reverse Mortgage Loans.

Card Services for Credit Unions • Booth #31

More than 3,000 member credit unions trust CSCU with their credit and debit card portfolios.  We offer complete card-processing solutions, access to the latest industry trends, and responsive service.  As the nation’s largest card-processing association, look to CSCU for insight, education and proven tools that grow and strengthen your business.

Covera • Booth #18

Covera delivers the debit, credit, and ATM solutions that credit unions need to empower their members and compete in the market place.  By combining decades of experience with comprehensive services and continuous personal support, Covera has built a proven track record of success. www.coverasolutions.com

Cummins-Allison Corp. • Booth #34

Cummins Allison is a global leader providing currency counters, sorters and scanners, check-deposit and casino-ticket processing solutions; plus coin sorters, coin counters and a complete line of full-function automated teller machines (ATMs). Proudly serving customers in the financial, retail, gaming, vending, law enforcement and government markets, we back our product lines with world-class service, support and a strong local presence.

A tradition of excellence since 1887 makes us the industry leader – providing the most innovative, accurate and reliable currency, coin, check and ticket-handling solutions available. We serve virtually every major financial institution in the world, as well as a majority of leading organizations in other primary markets. Generations of visionary thinking ensure that Cummins Allison products stay relevant to the industries we serve today, and into the years to come. www.cumminsallison.com

Digital Benefit Advisors • Booth #33

Digital Benefit Advisors delivers a powerful new approach to employee benefits by combining the commitment of experienced, local market advisors with the sophisticated technology and resources of a respected national firm. www.digitalbenefitadvisors.com

eDoc Innovations • Booth #17

For more than 20 years, eDOC Innovations has been providing image capture, automation, item processing, workflow and management solutions that are designed to seamlessly integrate with the diverse technology requirements that help credit unions build critical business competency and culture through core image processing. eDOC Innovations provides solutions for nearly 1,000 credit unions and partners nationwide and supports more than 70 data processing platform interfaces.

eDOC Innovations is dedicated to meeting the changing needs of the credit union industry through core image processing technologies. By creating strategic foundations for managing image acquisition, exchange, storage and management, our software and business process workflow solutions simplify daily tasks, drive efficiency of operations, and expand new business opportunities to our clients.  Through dedicated focus of the cooperative model, eDOC Innovations’ solutions continue to grow within the industry as the standard that delivers value to our owners and peers. http://edoclogic.com

Fiserv • Booth #37

Fiserv is a leader in financial services technology, driving innovation in Payments, Processing Services, Risk & Compliance, Customer & Channel Management, and Insights & Optimization. www.fiserv.com

FLEX • Booth #32

FLEX is our industry’s most tightly-integrated core processing solution, designed to deliver advanced features with minimal complexity. www.flexcutech.com

Lee & Mason Financial Services • Booth #22

Lee & Mason provides credit unions with risk-management solutions for their auto and mortgage portfolios.  Auto programs include Blanket Lenders Single Interest insurance (LSI), Force Placed CPI, GAP, and Credit Life.  Mortgage programs include Outsourced Insurance Tracking, Mortgage Impairment as well as web-based Mortgage Hazard (www.mortgagehazard.com) and Flood (www.mortgageflood.com) programs.  Lee & Mason underwrites and administers these programs through highly rated (A.M. Best) insurance carriers. www.leeandmason.com


In July 2013, ICUL Service Corporation changed its name to LSC to reflect its commitment to serving credit unions all across the country. Their name may have changed but they are still committed to “Helping Credit Unions Compete.” LSC, a subsidiary of the Illinois Credit Union League, is a provider of electronic payment services including prepaid gift cards, travel cards, family cards, and reloadable general purpose cards. The Naperville, Ill.-based credit union service organization serves credit unions in 50 states. www.lsc.net

Magee Company • Booth #21

For over 52 years, Magee Company has been providing money handling products to the financial industry throughout the Northeast.  Our full line of Magner Products offers: Self-Service Coin Centers, Currency Recyclers & Dispensers, as wells as Desk Top Products, including Currency Counters & Coin Sorters.  All are backed by our factory trained technicians.  Both Magee Company and the Magner brand are locally owned by the Magee Family. www.mageecompany.com

Mid-Atlantic Corporate FCU • Booth #29

Mid-Atlantic Corporate Federal Credit Union and its family of companies provide quality investment, lending, and wire transfer services.  Mid-Atlantic Corporate develops services with our member in mind, and delivers them with the kind of accountability, consideration and responsiveness our members expect – and deserve. www.midatlanticcorp.org

Money Concepts • Booth #36

Money Concepts is an Independent Broker Dealer that provides world class Wealth Management Services.  We are dedicated to working closely with credit union members in helping clients achieve their personal financial goals. www.moneyconcepts.com

NCUA • Booth #7

The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) is the independent federal agency that regulates, charters and supervises federal credit unions. With the backing of the full faith and credit of the U.S. Government, NCUA operates and manages the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund (NCUSIF), insuring the deposits of more than 95 million account holders in all federal credit unions and the overwhelming majority of state-chartered credit unions. www.ncua.gov

New England College of Business • Booth #24

For more than 100 years, New England College of Business and Finance (NECB) has been educating business professionals. Founded in 1909 and located in Boston, NECB offers accelerated and flexible master’s, bachelor’s and associate’s degrees through an industry-leading, interactive e-learning platform designed to meet the needs of busy working adults. NECB’s academic programs are offered in high demand, high growth disciplines including Human Resource Management, Business Administration, Business Ethics and Compliance, Finance, Marketing, Accounting, and International Business. NECB offers a preferred tuition discount (25%) to employees of CULCT Credit Union Members– making NECB one of the most affordable private colleges in the country.  For more information about NECB’s academic programs or the corporate education benefit program, contact Amy Amaru, 203-512-8989 or amy.amaru@necb.edu. www.necb.edu

New England Design • Booth #42

Since our inception in 1976, New England Design has provided a “Single Source Solution” for quality design-build services to financial institutions throughout New England. During our 38 years we have established a reputation for the quality of our work and customer satisfaction that has awarded us with many repeat clients.   New England Design has most recently been helping our clients implement the latest in banking design and technology into their retail branches.  We have been assisting our clients roll out new dialogue banking branches with a retail branded experience.  www.nedainc.com

New England Money Handling Systems, Inc. • Booth #38

New England Money Handling Systems, Inc. sells and services a full line of branch automation products, such as cash recyclers and ATMs.  We also carry a full line of lobby coin machines and many other things to suit the needs of all financial institutions. www.nemoney.com

Residential Home Funding • Booth #19 

Residential Home Funding Corp. can fulfill your mortgage needs. Our experience enables us to fund all types of transactions such as basic residential purchases, refinances, investment properties, construction loans, mixed use, and more. We are direct lenders licensed in CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, MD, NC, NJ, NY, PA, SC, and VA. We offer a wide array of mortgage products, competitive rates and some of the most talented and dedicated employees in the industry. www.rhfunding.com

The Lending Company • Booth #28

The Lending Company (TLC), located in Connecticut, is a full service mortgage BANKER established in 1995 to meet the mortgage needs of many credit unions and their members. Being a mortgage banker, gives TLC an advantage as we underwrite, provide closing documents and fund our own loans; including FHA, VA, USDA, 203K rehab, Conventional, Jumbo and Non-Conforming (less than perfect credit) loans just to name a few.  TLC also is one of the exclusive lenders who provide a 1% down payment program for first time homebuyers. Throughout the years with working with credit unions, Audra DeFazio and TLC have developed extensive knowledge of how credit unions work and what makes mortgage programs successful in this industry. This enables your members to get quick approvals, leading to firm commitments and guaranteed performance. With TLC, credit unions can provide competitive mortgage programs that promote growth, increase revenue and fulfill the homeownership dreams of their members. TLC works with credit unions that want minimal involvement to larger ones that would like a customized program. No matter how you want to customize your program, you will find the perfect fit at TLC. Please contact your dedicated account manager, Audra DeFazio, toll free at 877-542-6020 or visit our website for more details. http://www.culendingco.com