Business View Magazine | July 2020

34 BUSINESS VIEW MAGAZINE JULY 2020 AT A GLANCE ALLIANT CREDIT UNION WHAT: A digital-first, financial cooperative WHERE: Headquartered in Rolling Meadows, Illinois WEBSITE: W ith more than 500,000 members across the U.S. and over $12 billion in assets, Alliant Credit Union is a Made in America success story that embraces ‘smart banking’ through the evolution of digital technology as its model for the present and pathway to the future. A member-owned financial cooperative, Alliant has set a vision to be a digital-first credit union and recognized that transformation would be necessary to ensure the attraction and retention of an increasingly digital public, including financially- savvy consumers of all ages. As tech-oriented as it is now, Alliant wasn’t formed yesterday. In fact, it has a fascinating past and more than eight decades of valuable experience under its money belt. As David Mooney, CEO of Alliant Credit Union, recounts, “We were founded in 1935 as the United Airlines Employees Credit Union; a single-sponsor credit REDIT UNION “The place for smart banking”