Advantis Ranked Top Credit Union in the Nation for Providing Value to Members

This marks the seventh time overall that Advantis has been ranked number one and the credit union consistently ranks in the top two percent in the nation in returning financial value to members.

NCUA Announces Online Financial Literacy Training for FCU Boards

In keeping with the agency’s goal of increasing volunteer education, this module introduces financial statement concepts to board members with non-financial backgrounds.

Legal Briefs

Your update on the regulatory landscape.

Try These Stress Busters!

Brown & Brown, the independent insurance and benefits firm, presents 10 stress relievers.

WCUF Transitions Biz Kid$ to National CU Foundation

Fundraising for the Emmy Award winning TV show will pass to the national stage after six years and more than $10 million being raised.

Washington Gov. Gregoire Won’t Run in 2012

Yesterday, Washington Gov. Christine Gregoire announced that she would not stand for a third term in 2012, leaving politicos to contemplate the future for both her and the office she will leave after eight years.

Oregon Legislature Approves Redistricting Before End of Session

This Oregon update outlines how the Legislature approved a redistricting plan to reflect population changes in the 2010 census, the first time since 1981 that a politically divided legislature has been able to agree on a redistricting plan.

What’s Next for Interchange?

This Federal update reviews the Federal Reserve’s next steps on the interchange issue and everything that was going on in DC last week.

Last Day to Get In Awards Nominations

The deadline for many of the Association’s awards, which are administered and presented by the Oregon and Washington Credit Union Foundations, is tomorrow, June 15.

Want Less Compliance Burden? Do Some Regulatory Advocacy

Comments are open on Automated Clearing House risk management and regulations that come under the CFPB.

Compliance Question of the Week

Can a credit union require a borrower, who has a less than stellar credit history, to triple the amount of money that goes into the escrow account?

Harland Clarke Raises $1,600 for CUAid at CUNA CFO Council Conference

The funds will go to CUAid’s current relief campaigns for the Joplin tornado and the severe line of storms in the South.

Citibank Confirms Hacking Attack

The breach exposed the names of customers, account numbers and contact information of around 210,000 individuals.