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Expertise and practical insights to support your growth

From greater risk and compliance concerns to regulatory changes to maintaining membership growth, credit unions face many challenges — all while focusing on their core mission. Keeping up with increased demands while sustaining your financial viability requires you to rely on professionals who are deeply tied to your industry and its specific dynamics.

Our clients range in size from small institutions with $100 million in assets to large organizations with assets in excess of $10 billion. Our team of specialists has served credit unions for more than 50 years. We’ll help you remain in compliance, stay current on financial reporting standards, implement industry best practices, and navigate an ever-changing regulatory environment.

Our experts have leadership roles in various state and national associations, and we frequently present — to the Association of Credit Union Internal Auditors, the Information Systems Audit and Control Association, and the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium — on emerging matters such as new accounting standards, economic updates, technology trends, internal controls, and governance. By providing you with specific insights and best practices, we’ll work together to continually improve upon your existing processes and procedures.

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How changing regulations affect financial institutions

How changing regulations affect your bank image
3 min read
New guidance: Credit risk review systems and allowances for credit losses

Regulatory agencies issued new guidance on allowances for credit losses and credit risk review systems, superseding previous guidance from December 2006. Read on for details of these statements and what they mean for you.

Emily Anderson
Article May 22, 2020 3 min read
Brave new world: Credit quality during COVID-19
Brian Franey
Article April 14, 2020 6 min read
Are PPP loans adding to the fair lending risk at your bank?
Troy Snyder
Article May 28, 2020 2 min read

Financial Institutions Advisor: Insights for 2020 and Beyond
The financial industry is transforming quickly. Balance risk and deliver strong returns in 2020.

Managing risk

Managing risk: Protecting people and data
4 min read
Back to the office: Tech tips for a successful COVID-19 restart
Do you have a plan to restart operations after the COVID-19 shutdown? Here’s how to prepare your facilities and technology for a smooth transition back to the workplace.
Rajiv Das
Article April 28, 2020 4 min read
Cybersecurity alert: Hacking and COVID-19
Phillip Long
Article May 12, 2020 5 min read

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Credit Unions Thought Leadership

  • Are PPP loans adding to the fair lending risk at your bank?

    The first wave of CARES Act fair lending lawsuits has been filed, and one thing is clear: financial institutions’ actions relating to Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans are being closely scrutinized. How does your bank’s risk profile stack up?

    Troy Snyder Brad Birkholz James Siegel Pete Hoglund
    Article May 28, 2020 2 min read
    Interior of a bank with a view of the bank teller counter.
  • New guidance: Credit risk review systems and allowances for credit losses

    Regulatory agencies issued new guidance on allowances for credit losses and credit risk review systems, superseding previous guidance from December 2006. Read on for details of these statements and what they mean for you.

    Emily Anderson Samantha Norman
    Article May 22, 2020 3 min read
    Drive thru of a bank at night time.
  • How does the COVID-19 pandemic affect your recent risk assessment?

    Even if you completed this year’s risk assessment for your financial institution, it’s time to look again. The COVID-19 pandemic has upended much of how you do business, and it’s critical you understand and prepare for increased risk. Consider these four ideas.

    Robert Bondy Sherrie Krowczyk-Mendoza Scott Phillips
    Article May 21, 2020 5 min read
    Business professional leaning over his laptop on a desk.
  • Cybersecurity alert: Hacking and COVID-19

    Don’t let the COVID-19 pandemic distract from cybersecurity — remember, hackers thrive in crises. Consider these precautions to minimize risk and protect data.

    Phillip Long Andrea Selke
    Article May 12, 2020 5 min read
    A cybersecurity professional working in a server room.

It’s not what we do, but how we do it

Clients consistently tell us they welcome our friendliness and genuinely like working with our team. Likewise, our team members are passionate about their work and bring positive attitudes and effective problem-solving approaches to every engagement.

The ability to align complex technical know-how with a personal touch is what sets us apart. This unique dynamic is how Kenley Penner, our credit union practice leader often refers to his team. “On a high-stakes engagement, nothing reassures clients like our experience, but it’s our sincere, sensible nature that allows us to develop lasting relationships with our clients. When they seek us out for continued services, we know we’re doing something right.”

Our clients say

Plante Moran serves us as a partner that is fully dedicated to our success. They are credit union experts who have helped us with accounting matters, internal audit, regulatory compliance, BSA, and IT issues. Plante Moran continues to deliver relevant insights pertaining to the credit union industry and share best practices based on their experience.

Thomas Davis CFO, Adventure Credit Union

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Cybersecurity testing for credit union
A regional credit union strengthens security environment, passing its regulatory exam with flying colors.
Case Study April 23, 2017 1 min read