Oregon Credit Unions’ “Save to Win” Accounts Changing Lives

In just one year, Oregon credit unions offering Save to Win accounts have helped 844 consumers save over $722,000.

Washington Credit Unions’ “Save to Win” Accounts Changing Lives

Prizes for saving? Who does that? Save to Win accounts are tailored to people just like you—hard workers who don’t find it easy to save.

Washington Credit Unions Deliver $5.5 Billion Boost to State, Consumers

Washington’s credit unions drove a positive, $5.5 billion impact on the state’s economy last year, according to a just-released, independent economic analysis performed by ECONorthwest

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CUNA-League System Reaffirms Support for Revised FOM Rule Despite ABA Challenge

The suit challenges the NCUA’s authority to interpret and issue rulemakings on field of membership broadly granted by Congress in the late-90s.

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Compliance Center: CFPB’s Navy Federal Credit Union Consent Order

Insight into the CFPB order for improper debt collection, along with your Compliance question answered, and legal briefs from the federal landscape.

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CFPB August Complaint Report Shines Spotlight on Bank Account Dissatisfaction

The monthly complaint snapshot highlights consumer complaints about bank accounts and services. Also, legal briefs and compliance questions answered.

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CFPB Releases Loss Mitigation Principle

Document outlines their principles to provide a framework for discussion about the future of loss mitigation.

CO-OP Announces CO-OP Purpose

The social responsibility program offers turnkey, impactful community initiatives.

Does Your Bank or Credit Union Need a Chipotle Checkup?

Credit union marketers may have thanked their lucky stars they’re not the public relations agency for Chipotle. They can learn, however, from other businesses’ crisis. Learn more in this article shared by one of the presenters at next week’s NWCUA Marketers’ Conference.

Compliance Center: Regulators Release Updates to Unified Agendas

Get details on the updated Unified Agendas of the CFPB, NCUA, and other federal regulatory agencies; your question answered about Reg E claims where no error occurred; plus this week’s legal briefs.

Black Friday Security Basics: Preventing Fraud on America’s Busiest Shopping Day

Are you ready to prevent fraud during the holiday shopping rush? CO-OP Financial Services shares some of the most important things credit unions can do to keep their members safe during the holidays.

Foster-Keddie Assumes Chairmanship of CFPB Credit Union Advisory Council

The Council was created to give the CFPB direct feedback from credit unions on the impact of regulation on credit unions’ daily operations.

Compliance Center: CFPB Releases New Tools as Part of ‘Know Before You Owe’ Mortgage Initiative

Learn about the CFPB’s new tools; your question answered on tolerance violation refunds under TILA/RESPA; plus this week’s legal briefs.

CFPB Makes Consumer Complaint Stories Public

The bureau says that making these stories public empowers consumers and informs the bureau, the public and financial institutions.

NerdWallet: FinTech Trends to Watch for in 2015

Financial information firm NerdWallet shares which fintech trends credit unions should be embracing in 2015.

CUNA’s Credit Union Magazine Shares the Top 10 Issues on the CFPB’s Radar

Annual privacy notices, prepaid cards, and overdraft programs three of the CFPB’s top 10 priorities for 2015, according to Credit Union Magazine.

Credit Unions Top Banks in Customer Satisfaction

The American Customer Satisfaction Index shows credit unions on top in financial services, while satisfaction with banks falls due to rising fees.

CFPB Reduces Privacy Notice Burden With New Rule

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s new rule allows FIs that satisfy certain privacy conditions to post consumers privacy notices online rather than sending paper copies.