Two NW Entries Make Top 15 in CUES Next Top CU Exec Competition

What began as more than 200 young credit union leaders at the beginning of the nomination process has made it to the next round.

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CFSI Announces #FinHealthMatters Day

The efforts includes a social media contest asking “what financial health means to me.”

Mother Knows Best? Verity, Spokane Federal Bloggers Target the Mom Market

If mothers control more than 80 percent of household spending and are the No. 1 driver of where their children will do their future banking, doesn’t it make sense for credit unions to target the mom market? Verity Credit Union and Spokane Federal Credit Union think so, and their Verity Mom and Momcents blogs are doing it with wit and wisdom.

CU Planet Blog to Tell the Credit Union Story; Journey Starts in Northwest

Three Northwest credit union stories are being told on the national blog CU Planet, which launched in video format on International Credit Union Day. According to its mission statement, CU Planet is a multimedia site “about people who imagine a better world and believe in the power of working together to improve lives.”

CUNA Clears Confusion on SAFE Act Deadline

Credit unions and MLOs that registered with the NMLS last year must complete annual SAFE Act independent testing by the end of the year, according to CUNA, and not by July 29, which was the 2011 deadline for completing initial NMLS registration.