Community Development Grant Opportunities for Low-Income Designated Credit Unions Open July 1

Here’s what your credit union can achieve with the funding, what to expect when you apply, and how your Association can help you through the application process.

Northwest Credit Unions Excel in NCUA Q1 Economic Report

Idaho, Oregon, and Washington credit unions demonstrated outstanding performance across the board in quarterly review of financial health.

NCUA Releases New 5300 Call Report Form

Here are a few examples to clarify the new distinction between commercial loans and member business loans.

Interagency Advisory Addresses Appraisals; FinCEN Updates CTR

Advisory focuses on two options to confront appraiser shortages; FinCEN makes changes to Currency Transaction Report.

NCUA Board Approves Proposed Rules on Mergers, Appeals

Here’s what you need to know about the three proposed rules recently released for comment.

NACHA Releases Bulletin on Same Day ACH Phase II

New recommended action items for same-day ACH debit processing.

Tips for Preparing for Current Expected Credit Loss

Five things compliance teams need to know about the rule before it takes effect.

Northwest Credit Unions Shine in NCUA Q4 Economic Report

Idaho, Oregon, and Washington credit unions saw strong performance in key areas such as loan, asset, and deposit growth.

Washington DFI Bulletin on Obtaining Audit Reports from Third-Party Providers

The Washington State Department of Financial Institutions (DFI) has released DCU Bulletin B-17-06 regarding obtaining audit reports from third-party providers.

Numerica’s Karen Weis Appointed to FinCEN BSA Advisory Group

Weis will bring the perspective of a financial institution banking marijuana, to the advisory group responsible for its guidance.

NW Preferred FCU Expands to Serve Insurance Professionals, Agencies Nationwide

The Portland-based credit union will leverage 75 years’ experience in the Northwest, to now serve insurance professionals across the country.

NWCUA at NCU-ISAO: Taking the Next Step for Cybersecurity

Your Association attended the inaugural conference, which socialized the latest cybersecurity topics relevant to credit unions.

CFPB Issues Request for Information Regarding the Use of Alternative Data in Credit Decisions

Also: question on if a court-appointed guardian has access to a person’s safe deposit box, and your Legal Briefs.

Summary of the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act

Diving into SCRA requirements that can be found in InfoSight.