$500 for Each Violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act

We all know that cell phones have become a major part of our lives. What you may not know is the Telephone Consumer Protection Act restricts the use of automated dialer systems to contact members on their cellular phones.

WCUF Cycle 3 Grants & Scholarships Deadline Extended

Don’t miss the opportunity to apply for a 2010 Professional Development Scholarship through the Foundation program. The deadline for application has now been extended to Dec. 1.

Win a Free 2010 WCUL Convention Registration with the Evolve and Emerge Twitter Contest

Social media users who follow the Washington Credit Union League’s Twitter feed @waleague have an opportunity to win a free, full registration to the 2010 Washington Credit Union League Convention, Sept. 14-17 in SeaTac.

Authors, Palm Readers, and Bloggers, Oh My! Full Trade Show Means More Fun for Convention-Goers

Ninety-six exhibitors and a variety of fun events are waiting for participants in the 2010 Washington Credit Union League’s Convention and Annual Business Meeting Sept. 14-16 in SeaTac.

All Good Business Starts with People

In our world of distractions, keeping our eyes on the people we serve can be more difficult than we’d like. We sometimes find ourselves asking questions that skip over the people we’re trying to affect altogether.

Make Sure You Have the Facts About Reg E Before Discounting Its Impact

Despite the remaining confusion in the marketplace about the implications of new regulations, you know that your members expect you to provide the services they need.

Puget Sound CCU Invited to Open Branch on Vashon Island

The creation of a new charter for a Vashon Island credit union may have gone as far as it will go after organizers recommend utilizing an existing credit union instead.

Deciphering the Educational Sessions and Picking a Path for You

The Washington Credit Union League Convention educational sessions are among the most value-laden, credit union-specific learning opportunities around, and they are built for everyone working and volunteering in the system.

Generationally Savvy Principals for Attracting and Retaining Top Talent to Improve Your Bottom Line

Effective communication in today’s multi-generational business world requires careful navigation. Leaders of healthy companies realize that when they proactively address the needs of their top talent their profitability and growth flourish.

Download Your WCUL Convention App for iPhone and Blackberry

Download the 2010 Washington Credit Union League Convention and Annual Business Meeting smart phone application and get instant educational program updates, maps, speaker bios and more.

Four Ways to Use Social Media in Your Credit Union’s Marketing

Is your credit union using social media to engage members? While you may have questions and are not sure where to start, using social media is really very simple.

Credit Union Community Service Month Coming this October

This October, the Washington Credit Union League launches its inaugural effort with about 30 of the state’s credit unions (so far) to track and coordinate credit union community service efforts with a goal to quantify the good work they do, and then tell the world!

Corporate Corner: Assessments for the Stabilization Fund

Corporate Corner is a series of articles that will examine various aspects of the corporate credit union crisis and the NCUA’s plans to resolve the issue and stabilize the industry.