NWCUA Offering Required FCU Director Training

the Northwest Credit Union Association (NWCUA) is offering the required training to help your board of directors to obtain a minimum ability to read a credit union income statement and balance sheet.

Washington State GAC Draws More Than 120

The Northwest Credit Union Association’s Washington Government Affairs Conference drew more than 120 participants from around the region last week to learn about new legislation and lobby the state legislature on credit union supported bills.

Obama’s Former Budget Director Pushing National Prize-Linked Savings Program

The former director of the U.S. Office of Management and Budget under President Barack Obama and current vice-chairman of global banking at Citigroup this week enthusiastically endorsed prize-linked savings as a way to increase savings among low-to-middle-income Americans.

Washington League Elects New Secretary, District 5 Director

Mina Worthington, President & CEO of Yakima Valley Credit Union, has been elected to fill the Washington Credit Union League Board of Director’s Secretary position, and Harborstone Credit Union President & CEO Phil Jones has been elected interim director on the Board’s District 5 position.

Crash the Bash – Young CU Employees Needed to Attend Annual Convention

If you know a credit union employee who is under 30-years-old, has shown commitment to their job and would like a fuller understanding of the credit union movement, they could attend the Washington Credit Union League Convention and Annual Business Meeting, or parts of it, with a group of like-minded youth.

National Credit Union Foundation Seeks Nominations for 2 Board Seats

NCUF has two board seats available – both are for credit union executive or director seats. Now seeking Volunteer nominations.

Download Your WCUL Convention App for iPhone and Blackberry

Download the 2010 Washington Credit Union League Convention and Annual Business Meeting smart phone application and get instant educational program updates, maps, speaker bios and more.

No Challengers Means League Board Unchanged

In the absence of challengers for the 2010 elections, four directors retained their seats on the Washington Credit Union League (WCUL) Board after that body accepted the slate of candidates presented by the Nominating Committee.

Chapter Awards Entry Deadline Set for August 6

The state’s credit union chapter presidents and boards should begin preparing to submit their applications to the Washington Credit Union League Chapter Excellence Program to be considered for the 2010 Chapter of the Year.

Legal Briefs February 3, 2011

Your update of the regulatory landscape.