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ESIGN Reminders

A snapshot of electronic signature requirements.

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of August 21, 2017

The House and Senate remain in recess and will return on September 5th. While Congress is away, your CUNA Advocacy team has been meeting with Congressional staff regarding regulatory relief, tax reform, and appropriations legislation. Last week the FHFA responded to CUNA and other Financial Trade Associations on their inquiry about alternative credit scoring models… the NCUA released a regulatory reform plan for comment… and the CFPB launched a new web form for regulatory inquiries. We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s… CUNA Advocacy Update!

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NWCUA Advances the Credit Union Movement at NCSL Legislative Summit

Cannabis banking and tax fairness were among the key topics up for debate at this national policy-shaping event.

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of August 14, 2017

Last week, credit unions were well represented at the NCSL Conference in Boston… CUNA sent multiple comment letters to the NCUA and sent comments to the CFPB on the prepaid rule… Rep. Paul Cook circulated a Dear Colleague letter to exempt credit unions from the DoD’s MLA rule… the Department of Labor indicates it is seeking a delay in the fiduciary rule… We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s… CUNA Advocacy Update!

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of August 7, 2017

Last week, CUNA sent a comment letter to Treasury outlining regulatory burdens faced by credit unions…We responded to the CFPB’s Overdraft research which only included information from the largest banks…CUNA submitted comments on Reg CC and Debt Collection Quantitative Disclosure Testing… The Senate passed a number of nominations… Credit Unions are well represented at this year’s NCSL Conference in Boston… We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s… CUNA Advocacy Update!

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of July 31, 2017

Last week, CUNA sent comment letters to the CFPB on HMDA HELOC reporting and ATR/QM Rules… CUNA applauded Congress for Efforts on CFPB Arbitration Rule… The Group of Six released a statement on tax reform which did not include credit unions… We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s… CUNA Advocacy Update!

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of July 24, 2017

Last week, Tim Mislansky testified before the Senate Banking Committee on behalf of America’s credit unions… CUNA submitted comments on the DoL’s Fiduciary Rule… House Republicans introduced a resolution to stop the CFPB’s arbitration rule… CUNA supported S. 1579 to codify the Credit Union Advisory Council… CUNA attended the NCUA’s July Board meeting… We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s CUNA Advocacy Update!

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of July 17, 2017

Last week, Rick Nichols testified before the House Financial Services Subcommittee on behalf of America’s credit unions… the CFPB agreed to increasing HMDA HELOC reporting requirements… CUNA sent a letter on the DoL Fiduciary Rule… the CFPB finalized its Arbitration rule… on Thursday, CUNA Witness, Tim Mislansky will testify before the Senate Banking Committee… We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s CUNA Advocacy Update!

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of July 10, 2017

Wow – the year is officially half way over. Both the House and Senate are back in session this week after their July 4th Recess. Congress will be in for the next three weeks until their scheduled August recess.

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of July 5, 2017

Due to the holiday, both the House and Senate are out on recess this week, but will be back in the swing of things next week. The Senate did not act on the Republican’s health care bill, but is expected to do so in the coming weeks. Last week, CUNA’s witness testified before a House Financial Services Subcommittee… CUNA continues efforts to fund CDFI & CDRLF… CUNA participated at the SBA Office of Advocacy’s Roundtable… CUNA and WOCCU Sent a letter to the Appropriations Committee… We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s Advocacy Update!

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of June 26, 2017

The House and Senate are in session this week but will be out next week for the 4th of July holiday… Last week, CUNA sent joint trade letters to both the DoD and the Appropriations Committees… CUNA sent letters urging support for CDFI Funding… CUNA attended NCUA’s June board meeting… On Wednesday, Faith Anderson, will testify before House Financial Services Subcommittee on behalf of CUNA….and CUNA is at the SBA Office of Advocacy today to discuss CFPB rules… We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s Advocacy Update.

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of June 19, 2017

The House and Senate will be in session for the next two weeks, prior to their 4th of July Recess… Last week, CUNA Examined the Treasury’s Report on “A Financial System that Creates Economic Opportunities”… CUNA Thanks Senators for HMDA Legislation… House Judiciary held a hearing on TCPA Lawsuit Abuse… CUNA urges support for CDRLF … We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s… CUNA Advocacy Update!

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Cybersecurity Threats to Watch

How to protect your credit union from the latest cybersecurity threats.

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of June 12, 2017

After a busy week last week, both the House and Senate will again be in session… Last week, the House passed the CHOICE Act… CUNA Board Member testified before Senate Banking Committee… CUNA Filed RFI with CFPB on Consumer Credit Card Market… House Judiciary to hold hearing on TCPA Lawsuit Abuse… We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s… CUNA Advocacy Update!

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of June 5, 2017

CUNA Board Member to Testify Before Senate Banking Committee On Thursday, the Senate Banking Committee will hold a hearing entitled “Fostering Economic Growth: The Role of Financial Institutions in Local Communities.” Dallas Bergl, CEO of INOVA FCU and CUNA Board Member, will be a witness at the hearing.   During his testimony, Bergl will highlight several […]

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of May 30, 2017

The House looks to consider the Financial CHOICE Act when Congress returns from recess next week… NCUA tells CFPB to exempt credit unions from certain rules…CUNA comments on HMDA and sends a joint trade letter to the CFPB… CUNA attends the PHH v. CFPB Oral Arguments, the NCUA’s May Board Meeting and Treasury’s Financial Literary Education Commission meeting… The President’s FY2018 budget has been released… We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s… CUNA Advocacy Update!

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Four Things Credit Unions Should Know About Non-Members

Key takeaways from research to help you better understand and connect with consumers.

CUNA Advocacy Update – Week of May 22, 2017

The House looks to consider the CHOICE Act in June… CUNA defends the tax status before the Ways and Means Committee… CUNA sends comments to CFPB on remittances and the use of alternative data… CUNA engages in hearings on the fiduciary rule and the SBA 7(a) loan program… We’ll discuss all of this and more in this week’s… CUNA Advocacy Update!