New CU Economic Study Shows $7.7 Billion Impact on NW Economy

The independent report details the substantial contribution of not-for-profit cooperative credit unions on both local economies, and their members.

District Court Dismisses ICBA MBL Suit, Laying Groundwork for NW CU Flexibility

The decision is a substantial victory for the CUNA/League system, and the Main Street businesses represented by America’s credit unions.

NCUA Releases Examination Focus for 2017

Also, this week’s legal briefs, and answering what do when an account has two POD beneficiaries, but one beneficiary is deceased.

On the Move: Oregon State CU Names Ron Smith External Mortgage Loan Officer

Smith will concentrate his effort on Linn and Deschutes counties.

CU Direct’s CU Partners Edge Ally Bank to Become Nation’s Second Largest Auto Finance Source

Today, auto lending makes up one third of credit unions’ total loan portfolio, and has the fastest rate of growth among all credit union portfolio segments, including first time mortgages, according to CU Direct data.