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Card Loyalty 2.0: What’s On the Horizon for Credit Unions

NWCUA Strategic Link partner CSCU talks about the evolution of loyalty programs in the digital age.

What is Pin-Authenticated Visa Debit and How Does it Impact My Credit Union?

Strategic Link business partner CSCU invites you to learn about PAVD and its impact to your debit card portfolio.

Federal Reserve Board Publishes Comparative Information on Average Debit Card Interchange Fees

The Federal Reserve Board published comparative information recently on the average debit card interchange fee that each payment card network charges acquirers and provides to debit card issuers. The board will publish this information annually.

NWCUA Regulatory Advocacy Update: Support for Portland’s Responsible Banking Resolution

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 Portland’s responsible banking resolution and an NCUA online initiative.

Legal Briefs

Your weekly update on the regulatory landscape.

MAP Releases Branch Best Practices Guide for Debit Card Programs

Strategic Link business partner MAP outlines a series of best practices in a new document to help credit unions achieve a boost in Visa debit profitability through their individual branches.

What’s Next for Interchange?

This Federal update reviews the Federal Reserve’s next steps on the interchange issue and everything that was going on in DC last week.

CUNA Continues to Push for Interchange Fixes

CUNA’s regulatory update includes details about interchange efforts, plus a preview of the NCUA Board meeting.

Fed Issues Clarifications to Reg Z Provisions that Apply to Open-end Credit Plans, Including Credit Cards

The Federal Reserve Board approved a rule amending Regulation Z (Truth in Lending) to clarify aspects of the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure Act of 2009 (Credit Card Act).