South Sound, Salem & Vancouver CUs: Host a Town Hall

Help shape the Northwest Credit Union Movement’s engagement strategy for 2017 by hosting a valuable, intimate discussion among credit union leaders in the coming year.

NCUA Posts 2017–2018 Budget Proposal

The regulator is now accepting comments and requests to attend budget briefing via email through Nov. 4.

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NCUA Exam Workgroup Recommendations Released

The Exam Flexibility Initiative was announced earlier this year, and seeks to streamline exam processes for well-managed, low-risk credit unions.

Metsger New NCUA Board Chair; NCUA to Open $2 Million Grant Round June 1

NCUA Vice Chair Rick Metsger has been appointed Chair of the NCUA Board. Also, low-income credit union grant round opens June 1.

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Updated Social Media Messaging Tools Available in Marketing Resource Center

Your Association has updated its social media messaging examples to reflect current volunteer, advocacy, member benefit and public awareness work. Credit union marketing teams are encouraged to use the updated tools.

Updated Social Media Messaging Tools Available in Marketing Resource Center

Your Association has updated its social media messaging examples to reflect current volunteer, advocacy, member benefit and public awareness work. Credit union marketing teams are encouraged to use the updated tools.

Compliance Center: VISA Card Issuers Must Offer Transaction Alert Capability by October

Compliance Center: VISA card issuers must offer transaction alert capability by October; also, question on FFIEC Cyber security Assessment Tool and legal briefs.

Optimizing Member Experience With CUNA Mutual Group’s TruStage Insurance

Protecting more than 16 million members, TruStage insurance products and programs include auto, home, life, accidental death and dismemberment, and health insurance. They’re available to credit union members across the U.S. and offer compelling and successful ways to build financial security for their families.

Set the Stage for Career Growth; WCMS Scholarship Available

A three-year scholarship is available for a Northwest credit union employee to attend the prestigious Western CUNA Management School. The combination of on campus and in-credit union curriculum is considered to be among the nation’s highest level educational opportunities for credit union professionals.

Tickets & Sponsorships Now Available for Foundation’s Wegner Dinner

Three credit union leaders and former leaders and one program will receive the movement’s highest honors, with our very own Denise Gabel at the helm as emcee.

Compliance Center: What Compliance Support Does Your Association Offer?

See all the NWCUA’s compliance resources; your question answered on contracting third party vendors; plus this week’s legal briefs.

Compliance Center: HUD Issues Guidance on Multifamily Assisted and Insured Housing Based on Equal Access to Housing Rule

HUD’s guidance aims to avoid discrimination against LGBT Americans; your question answered on NCUA’s record retention regs; plus this week’s legal briefs.

Compliance Center: FFIEC Releases Cybersecurity Assessment Tool

Learn more about the cybersecurity tool; your question answered about members writing their PINs on their debt card; plus this week’s legal briefs.

Compliance Center: CUNA Mutual Group Risk Alert on Overdraft Fee Lawsuits

CMG warns bond policyholders on overdraft fee lawsuits, your questions answered on members

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NCUA Grant Money Available for Low-Income Credit Unions

Grant round open for training staff and hiring interns; applications take only minutes.

No Late Filing Fines for Northwest Credit Unions

Thirty-one credit unions agree to late filing fines nationally, but none in the Northwest.

Online Tool to Communicate Credit Union Compliance Concerns Rolled Out

An online tool to help credit unions take concerns directly to state and federal regulators has been rolled out by the California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues.

Credit Unions Collaborate to Support Annual Ride & Rock

Fibre Federal and iQ credit unions have announced plans for the eighth annual motorcycle rally to benefit Doernbecher Children’s Hospital. The fundraising goal for the August 23 event is $50,000.