First Rulemaking Meeting on Director Compensation This Afternoon in Tumwater

The Washington DFI holds a rulemaking meeting this afternoon to define “reasonable director compensation.” The meeting is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. in Tumwater, and a dial-in option is available.

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Your weekly update on the regulatory landscape includes an invitation for small credit unions to learn about small business lending opportunities.

Interchange Update: Financial Institutions’ Legal Teams Pursuing Options

The judge reviewing the debit interchange cap rule has set an aggressive schedule for the Federal Reserve to revise the rule. The Electronic Payments Coalition continues to monitor the developments.

Metsger to Take NCUA Oath Aug. 23

Oregonian Rick Metsger takes his place on the NCUA Board of Directors following a swearing in ceremony in Washington Aug. 23. The NCUA reports the private ceremony will take place on Capitol Hill at 10 a.m.

Tax Advocacy Spotlight: Credit Union Tax Exemption Gets Cooperative Support

Northwest credit union advocates have sent 28,000 messages to Congress in support of the credit union tax exemption.

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Rob McKenna to Attend Aug. 30 Washington GAC Meeting

Washington gubernatorial candidate Rob McKenna will be interviewed during the next NWCUA Washington Governmental Affairs Committee meeting on Aug. 30. Any credit union professionals or volunteers with an interest in the race are invited to attend.

What Has Your Website Done For You Lately?

Strategic Link business partner CU Solutions Group is hosting a free educational webinar on measuring the return on investment for credit union websites, teaching the basics of tracking, analyzing and changing the behavior of website visitors.

Elected Officials Conducting Town Hall Meetings in Oregon

This federal legislative update outlines significant cost-cutting issues facing members of Congress and offers opportunities to voice opinions.

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