NCUA Looking into Additional Options for Payday Alternative Loans

Federal credit union members could have more options for short-term, small-dollar borrowing under a rule proposed by the National Credit Union Administration Board.

Compliance Briefs: Updating the REAL ID Act

Your Association’s Compliance Team offers a three-state summary of what Northwest credit unions need to know.

NWCUA Collaborates in Inaugural Launch of CUNA & League Compliance Communities

NWCUA plays an important role in the extension of the CUNA Compliance Communities online hub that offers credit union compliance professionals state-level information and guidance.

CFPB and FinCEN to Host Elder Abuse Webinar on June 7

Credit union professionals are often the first to be able to spot financial exploitation of senior citizens. Attend a webinar to learn new, critical information.

Regulators Release Updated Rulemaking Agendas

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) have released their updated rulemaking agendas which have been published in the Unified Agenda.

Senate Joint Resolution 57 Passed by Congress

The Resolution applies to Indirect Auto Lending and Compliance with the Equal Credit Opportunity Act.

DCU Issues Interpretive Letter Regarding Agreements to Transfer Deposits from One Credit Union to Another

Interpretation applies to all Washington state-chartered credit unions.

Considerations for Associations Within a Credit Union Field of Membership

Things to consider before adding organizations and associations to your FOM.

Reminder of FinCEN’s Guidance on Red Flags to Recognize Human Smuggling and Human Trafficking

Credit unions can play a role in preventing human smuggling and human trafficking. Your NWCUA Compliance Team reviews FinCEN guidance.

Joint Statement on Cyber Insurance and its Potential Role in Risk Management Programs

Considering cyber insurance as part of your risk management program? Your Association’s Compliance Team shares important information.

The NCUA Posts New Share Insurance Fund Equity Distribution FAQs

Federally insured credit unions in the Northwest can find online information about calculating and recording the planned Share Insurance Fund equity distribution plan.

Small Business Health Care Tax Credit Filing Deadline is May 15

Credit unions may be missing “found money” opportunities by not leveraging this tax credit.

The CFPB Releases Mortgage Servicing FAQs

The FAQs address bankruptcy issues of importance to credit union compliance teams.

Washington State Announces the Opening of the Online Retirement Marketplace

The Marketplace offers small business owners and individuals a simple way to shop for state-verified, low-fee retirement savings plans.