NWCUA Regulatory Advocacy Update: Association Meets with NCUA Region V Leadership

The weekly Regulatory Advocacy Update outlines the NWCUA’s efforts to reduce the regulatory burden on credit unions and protect the larger movement. Included here are updates on a meeting with regional NCUA leaders and extended CFPB comment periods.

NWCUA Regulatory Advocacy Update: CFPB Begins Looking at Overdraft Issues

The weekly Regulatory Advocacy Update outlines the NWCUA’s efforts to reduce the regulatory burden on credit unions and protect the larger movement. Included here are updates on the CFPB’s work with checking accounts and opportunities for comment.

A Credit Union Q&A with Portland Mayor Sam Adams

Portland Mayor Sam Adams requested input last week on his Responsible Banking Resolution, a proposal that could impact Oregon credit unions. He answered several questions on the subject in this Anthem e-interview.

Legal Briefs

Your update on the regulatory landscape.

Legal Briefs

Your update on the regulatory landscape.

Legal Briefs

Your update on the regulatory landscape.

Legal Briefs

Your update on the regulatory landscape.

Legal Briefs

Rules and announcements from federal agencies impacting credit unions.

Want Less Compliance Burden? Do Some Regulatory Advocacy

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

Comments Received on Corporate Prepayment Program to Be Made Public

Unless it hears concerns about making the comments public on or before June 10, the NCUA will post all comments on its website. Comments on the prepayment program accepted until June 20.

Legal Briefs

Your update on the regulatory landscape.

CFPB Releases Sample Mortgage Disclosure Forms

Required by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, the revised forms are meant to help both consumers and lenders by simplifying the mortgage process. Comment by May 27.

Bank on Washington Meeting Scheduled in Seattle

The meeting will help implement a statewide effort, discussing standards for accounts, reporting, and other program elements.

Treasury’s Federal Benefit Payments Clearing House Plan Open for Comment

Treasury is seeking comment on a revised proposal that would allow federal benefit payments to be made through the Automated Clearing House directly to prepaid debit card accounts.

Credit Unions Urge Congress to Stop, Study, Start Over on Interchange

Credit unions today urged Congress to halt the progress of the Federal Reserve’s interchange proposal and study the impact that interchange changes would have on financial institutions and consumers alike before the interchange rulemaking process can continue.

CFPB Wants to Hear From You

Our newest government agency is starting up with a…well, a tweet actually. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has already become a presence in social media and is offering Americans the opportunity to share suggestions, ideas, and comments — become a friend on Facebook or post a video on YouTube.

Legal Briefs September 1, 2010

Your update of the regulatory landscape.

Legal Briefs October 15, 2010

Your update of the regulatory landscape.