Topic: Blog

Make Synergent Rewards Your Own

Members love to be rewarded. Whether you are using your rewards program benefits as an enticement tool to recruit new members or to reward your loyal, long-term members, there are clear advantages for credit unions offering a strong rewards program. What is Synergent Rewards? Synergent Rewards is a Symitar® Episys® core-based rewards program designed to… Read more »

5 Reasons for Credit Unions to Offer Instant Issuance

Your members are on-the-go and have many options in accessing their accounts. Whether they conduct most of their business through digital banking or routinely use a digital wallet, they may not be visiting their local credit union branch in-person very often. Ensuring their experience is positive and memorable has never been more important. Instant Issuance… Read more »

Coming Soon: JHA PayCenter

JHA PayCenter is an umbrella program that allows credit unions to offer services for members to send and receive real-time payments. This includes Zelle and The Clearing House RTP® solutions for account-to-account, business-to-consumer, consumer-to-business, and business-to-business transactions. Participate in new services for payroll and insurance disbursements Offer real-time payment solutions through the RTP® Network Provide… Read more »

Employee Spotlight: Stacy Rodenberger, AVP – Learning & Development

Synergent’s mission is to ‘help credit unions succeed and improve the financial lives of their members.’ In our monthly Employee Spotlight series, we feature one of our dedicated staff members to help you get to know the people who are working as an extension of your credit union team. Stacy Rodenberger, Assistant Vice President of… Read more »

Employee Spotlight: Diana Thurston, AVP of Enterprise Risk Management

Synergent’s mission is to ‘help credit unions succeed and improve the financial lives of their members.’ In our new monthly Employee Spotlight series, we will feature one of our dedicated staff members to help you get to know the people who are working as an extension of your credit union team. Diana Thurston, Assistant Vice… Read more »

Getting Prepared: Annual Reports

The end-of-year numbers are in. You are reviewing the strategic goals you set for the year and seeing how they came to fruition. This year’s plans have been made and are underway. Now is the time to start compiling your reportable statistical data and brainstorming the information you wish to share with your valued members… Read more »

Synergent Year In Review: 2021

Because of you, our credit union partners, Synergent celebrated 50 years of serving credit unions in 2021. We have evolved over the decades alongside changes in the core processing, marketing, payments, and technology spaces. From our start serving only Maine credit unions, we have grown to where we are today serving credit unions coast-to-coast, across… Read more »

A Holiday Message From Todd Mason

There only are a handful of days left in the year, and I want to take a moment to acknowledge the tremendous impact your credit union has made on the lives of your members, employees, and communities over the past twelve months. Last year’s holiday season was unlike any other. When we entered the new… Read more »

Give the Gift of a Meal This Holiday Season

During this holiday season of giving, now is a great time to help a neighbor in need. Synergent is committed to making a difference for credit unions, their members, and our local community. We accomplish this through the services and support we provide to our credit union partners, but we are also able to achieve… Read more »

10 Marketing Tools to Use In 2022

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and it is time to plan! With 2022 on the horizon, now is the time to plan your credit union’s marketing strategy for the new year. What can you do to make it your best year yet? Put a plan in place that is strategic, effective, and… Read more »