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Origence to Host Economic Lending Webcast with Elliot Eisenberg

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Irvine, CA, October 16, 2023 – Origence, the leading lending technology solutions provider for credit unions, is hosting a free webcast entitled “The U.S. Economy: Resilient, But For How Much Longer?” featuring guest speaker economist, Elliot Eisenberg, Ph.D., on October 19, 2023, at time 11 a.m. PDT.

As economic data remains mixed, what is in store for the rest of 2023 and beyond? Most importantly, what does this mean for your credit union’s lending? Join Elliot Eisenberg, Ph.D., to break down the essentials of these questions and more.

Discussion topics include:

  • Economic insights for the remainder of 2023 and beyond
  • GDP and consumer spending outlook
  • Declining inflation and continued rate hikes
  • Rapidly increasing oil prices
  • Potential to avoid recession

“As we step into the final quarter of 2023 and prepare for 2024, credit unions face unprecedented challenges,” said Neetu Bhagat, chief financial officer, Origence. “We want to equip our credit union partners with the insights and strategies needed to navigate these turbulent waters effectively. Hosting this webcast with Dr. Eisenberg emphasizes our commitment to providing invaluable resources and expertise during these trying times.”

This webcast promises to be a valuable resource for credit unions seeking to make informed decisions in an ever-evolving economic climate. Origence invites credit union professionals, executives, and stakeholders to register for this complementary webcast here.

About Elliot Eisenberg

Elliot Eisenberg, Ph.D. is an internationally acclaimed economist and public speaker specializing in making the arcana and minutia of economics fun, relevant, and educational. He earned a B.A. in economics with first-class honors from McGill University in Montreal, as well as a master’s and Ph.D. in public administration from Syracuse University. Eisenberg, a former Senior Economist with the National Association of Home Builders in Washington, D.C., is the creator of the multifamily stock index (the first nationally recognized index to track the total return of public firms principally involved in the ownership and management of apartments), the author of more than eighty-five articles, serves on the Expert Advisory Board of Mortgage Market Guide and is a regular consultant to several large real estate professional associations, hedge funds, and investment advisory groups. He has spoken to hundreds of business groups and associations, often as a keynote speaker. Dr. Eisenberg has been invited to testify before lawmakers and is often asked to comment on proposed legislation. His research and opinions have been featured in Bloomberg, Business Week, Bureau of National Affairs, Forbes, Fortune, and many other publications. He is a regularly featured guest on cable news programs, talk, and public radio.

About Origence

Origence provides the lending technology solutions credit unions need to advance their total origination experience. We were established in 1994 as a credit union service organization (CUSO) and have helped credit unions process more than 88 million applications, including 9 million applications in 2022. Our solutions include indirect lending, loan and account origination, auto shopping, marketing automation, lending operations, and more. Origence was named the 2023 CUSO of the year by NACUSO. Learn more at and follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.