NCUA Board Projects Budget Savings, Proposes Closing Stabilization Fund and Providing a Distribution in 2018

In its July Board meeting, NCUA proposed a distribution of $600-800 million, estimated $5.8 million in savings during its budget review, and announced plans to consolidate regional offices.

What to Expect at the 2017 MAXX Convention

Claim your spot at this year’s future-focused event. Hurry! Early-bird registration pricing ends this Friday, July 28.

Last Chance to Apply for OSCUI Grant Program Opportunities

Deadline for low-income designated credit unions to apply for NCUA’s Community Development Revolving Loan Fund grants is Monday, July 31.

Last Week to Apply to Join the Northwest Young Professionals Network!

Apply by Aug. 1 to attend this year’s MAXX Convention at no cost to your credit union, where you will help strengthen the growing YP community in the Northwest.

Northwest Credit Unions Welcome New Leadership

Gayle Rust Gustafson joins iQ Credit Union as chief lending officer; BECU welcomes Darren Hamby as new vice president of Total Rewards; Columbia Credit Union announces Dan Kreamier as VP branch manager of its first Oregon branch.

Northwest Credit Unions Step Up for CULAC

As CULAC month comes to a close, get inspired by credit union professionals supporting this effort, and find creative ways to back the movement year-round.

News and Notes: Here’s What’s Happening in Northwest Credit Unions

Gesa Credit Union donates $46,000 to local school districts; Advantis Credit Union awards $50,000 in GROW Grants to local nonprofits; TwinStar Credit Union Celebrates Grand Opening of new branch in Aberdeen, Washington.

CFPB Issues 2017 TILA-RESPA Final Rule and Executive Summary

The final rule modifies the federal mortgage disclosure requirements under the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act and the Truth in Lending Act.

Finding a Solution for Common HR Frustrations

NWCUA’s Strategic Link partner CU Service Network delivers a solution to help Idaho-based credit unions streamline HR processes.

Early-Bird Registration Pricing for MAXX Annual Convention Ends July 28. Don’t Miss It!

Early registration discount ends next week—sign up today!

Congresswoman Jaime Herrera-Beutler Secures a Big Win for Credit Union Industry

Credit union advocates worked with the Congresswoman’s team to secure funds for the Community Development Revolving Loan Fund, which assists credit unions serving low-income communities.

How Washington State’s Paid Family Leave Act Will Affect Credit Unions

Find details on how the benefit works, and what credit unions need to consider in light of the new law.

Oregon Legislative Update: 2017 Session in Review

Explore the issues that dominated the recently-adjourned session, as well as the accomplishments of credit union advocates.