U.S. Senate majority leader Harry Reid to Congress: “Democrats and Republicans are going to have to make a decision on where they stand for American credit unions.”
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The IRS has issued its annual “Dirty Dozen” ranking of tax scams, reminding taxpayers to use caution during tax season to protect themselves against a wide range of schemes ranging from identity theft to return preparer fraud.
The Northwest Credit Union Foundation met for three intensive days of brainstorming, planning and strategizing last week as it begins to lay out its priorities and establish new branding heading into 2012.
For media relations pros, the New Year marks a time to take proactive steps to establish relationships with reporters and establish concrete outreach plans.
The NWCUAâ€™s Regulatory Advocacy team works with state and federal regulators to help reduce the regulatory burden on credit unions and protect the credit union movement. Included here are details on new NCUA offices and Bank Transfer Dayâ€™s regulatory impact.
According to Repo Remarketing, repossessing vehicles forces credit unions to balance providing service to their members against preserving the overall financial health of the credit union. Risk analysis and proactive services are keys to navigating this murky territory.
If our members write their personal identification number (PIN) on their debit cards, and thieves use the PIN to take money out of the account, do we still have to pay even though the members’ own negligence caused the loss?
The court of public opinion says banks have erred in their belief that consumers would accept new fees sitting down. As those potential members stand up, are credit unions ready to move them to a better choice?
Registration is now open for the 2012 Credit Union Development Education (DE) training class. In addition to a wealth of information, the six-day total immersion program offers global perspective and helps participants effect positive change through the credit union movement.