Compliance Center: CFPB Issues Interim Final Rule on Operations in Rural Areas Under Regulation Z

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued an Interim Final Rule that broadens the availability of certain provisions for small creditors that operate in rural or underserved areas. The new rule, which takes effect on March 31, 2016. Read today’s Compliance update to find out more.

What Financial Questions Do People Google Throughout the Year?

Google drew on its vast database of searches to show financial institutions what people search for each month. The results will be useful as marketers plan their calendars.

Historic NWCUA, CUES Partnership Strengthens Local Influence

A partnership between the NWCUA and the Credit Union Executive Society will give Northwest credit unions increased access to high-level professional development resources and networking opportunities for their CEOs and executives.

Compliance Question of the Week

Does my credit union get charged every time I ask a compliance question of the Association?

Compliance Question of the Week

The SAFE Act provides for a de minimus exception of five or fewer residential loans during the last 12 months. Is that a rolling 12 months or a calendar year?

NWCUA 2012 Calendar of Events: Helping the Movement ‘Flourish’

The NWCUA has released the 2012 Events Calendar, offering opportunities for growth related to every facet of the credit union movement through networking, training and continued education.

Report Card Time for Association

Over-regulation, compliance, staff training and growing business in a highly competitive landscape mean always-full plates for credit union leadership. Town hall meetings have been scheduled around the region so membership can have an open dialogue with the Association’s leadership, as well as learn more about the redistricting plan.