Small CU Friendly Vendors and Resources

The vendors and people on this list all believe in the value and importance of smaller credit unions, and offer small-CU-friendly pricing and services.

Pssst... if you serve small CUs and want to get on the list, get in touch!


Aux is a brand that passionately serves the credit union movement through outsourced and collaborative services. The people who work tirelessly to improve members' lives, the ones who wear many hats. Aux serves those who value collaboration, the get-things-doners, and the ones who find a way to make it work in challenging times.


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Walter Merkle

Small credit union consultant-I prepare strategic plans, perform comprehensive credit union performance evaluations, develop operating budgets and assist with on-boarding of new and 1st time CEOs.




Nick Wodogaza

A Credit Union Advisor since February 2023, Nick aids client credit unions with Strategic Planning, Strategic Dialogues, Management Consulting, Program Presentations, Executive Coaching, Board & SC Education. He is especially focused upon aiding small & medium sized credit unions. Nick also created two conferences for CU people.




CU*Answers is a CUSO headquartered in Grand Rapids, Michigan providing services to over 180 credit unions representing 2 million members. CU*Answers is truly a complete service provider for credit unions, offering a wide array of products to meet rapidly changing needs.

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iDiz Incorporated

We help credit unions and CUSOs think big and multiply the good they do in the world. From your branding to your website to your marketing campaigns, everything works, and everything works together.


Inclusiv's mission is to help low- and moderate-income people and communities achieve financial independence through credit unions.

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Lemon Tree Creative & CUcurator

Lemon Tree Creative offers Marketing & Operations Support for Credit Unions.

CU CuratorCU Curator is a new service from Lemon Tree creative that gives you instant access to professionally designed, proven credit union campaigns.

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Is a legacy core platform dragging you down? ​Prodigy Core provides the tools that you would expect from a processing platform that is re-defining the credit union core data processing industry.

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We build meaningful cost savings through cooperative scale and discipline.

We help rekindle and save credit union charters - ours and yours. We begin with cost reduction. A dollar saved goes 100% to the bottom line.

Working collectively, we both buy systems more cheaply and run back office operations together. We save money in a way that none of us can do alone.

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Your Marketing Company

Strategic planning, branding and marketing for credit unions that seek innovation, relevancy and growth.

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Xtend is very proud of its focus on credit unions. Founded in 2002, their board of directors consists of nine credit union executives with a common vision of helping their industry peers stay relevant in the eyes of their members in an increasingly competitive marketplace. This vision translates simply - provide the highest quality service at a price point that sets us apart.



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