Meet Eric Horvath, NWCUA Communications Manager

The Northwest Credit Union Association’s new Communications Manager, Eric Horvath, takes the reins of your Anthem newsletter.

75% of Millennials Willing to Switch Financial Institutions: Experian

A recent report from the credit reporting company shows that 3/4 of Millennials are willing to switch financial institutions, often for better interest rates, better rewards, and better customer service.

Streifel: ‘We Win in Advocacy Only When We Work Together’

The Northwest credit union movement was prominently represented on stage as the America’s Credit Union Conference and World Credit Union Conference kicked off their joint event in Denver Sunday. Susan Streifel, CUNA Board Chair and CEO of Woodstone Credit Union, delivered one of the opening addresses.

Comply with NCUA Regulations and Still Grow a Loan Portfolio? Lending Insights Webcast will Explain How

Can a credit union successfully meet compliance standards and still experience loan portfolio growth in 2014? It’s absolutely possible, Lending Insights says, and the Strategic Link partner is hosting two webcasts to show how.

Senate Committee to Meet Tuesday to Discuss NCUA Board Nomination

The Senate panel considering the nomination of former Oregon Senator Rick Metsger to the NCUA Board will meet in closed session as its next step Tuesday.

FHFA Limiting Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Loan Purchases to “Qualified Mortgages”

Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will limit future mortgage acquisitions to loans that meet the requirements for a qualified mortgage. This new development takes effect in January.

Lending Insights Offers Help Meeting Compliance Standards and Growing Loan Portfolios

If your credit union plans fully compliant loan portfolio growth in 2013, Strategic Link partner Lending Insights may have useful resources. Credit union professionals are invited to explore Lending Insights during two webcasts in May.

How to Grow Your Credit Union’s Lending Portfolio in Today’s Competitive Marketplace

Has your credit union implemented the right analytics to successfully drive its lending strategies? Can your credit union meet compliance standards and still experience loan portfolio growth in 2013? Lending Insights is hosting an hour-long webinar on Jan 8 to help your credit union meet regulatory requirements and improve overall loan portfolio performance.

Easy Steps to Loan Portfolio Growth While Still Meeting Compliance Standards

Can your credit union successfully meet compliance standards and still experience loan portfolio growth in 2012? Lending Insights, a Strategic Link strategic partner, is hosting an hour-long webcast with valuable insight into the analytics that will help your credit union meet regulatory requirements and improve overall loan portfolio performance.

Preparing for Next Week’s International Credit Union Day

Credit unions are getting ready for International Credit Union Day, set for Oct. 18. CUNA is providing free marketing and promotional materials, and CUNA President and CEO Bill Cheney recorded a video greeting.

How Can Credit Unions Meet Compliance Standards and Grow Lending Portfolios in Today’s Competitive Marketplace?

Since 2005 the NCUA has required credit unions to meet stronger compliance regulations regarding the implementation and use of analytics to help identify levels of internal risk that can affect the profitability and stability of the credit union.

Meet Regulatory Requirements and Build Portfolio Success with Lending Insights

Strategic Link business partner CUDirect invites credit unions to find out how Lending Insights can help them meet compliance standards while simultaneously growing lending portfolios in today’s competitive marketplace.

Grow Lending Portfolios with Lending Insights First Look Webcast

Strategic Link business partner CU Direct Corporation invites you to find out how Lending Insights can help your credit union meet compliance standards and grow its lending portfolio in today’s competitive marketplace.

Lending Insights’ First Look Webcast Helps Credit Unions Grow Lending Portfolios

Strategic Link business partner CU Direct Corporation invites you to find out how Lending Insights can help your credit union meet compliance standards and grow its lending portfolio in today’s competitive marketplace.

Lobby Legislators on Critical Issues at Washington GAC

Washington credit union leaders are invited to support the movement at the Washington Governmental Affairs Conference, where they can learn about critical issues, lobby legislators with NWCUA support, and network with colleagues statewide.

HR & Training Professionals Meet to Change the Conversation

This meeting was the second of four HR & Training Councils of 2011, designed to facilitate resource sharing among credit union professionals across the region.

Oregon Credit Unions Schedule CU Day at the Capitol

Mark your calendar! It is time for Oregon credit unions to register for the 2011 Credit Union Day at the Capitol on Tuesday, March 29.

NWCUA’s 2011 Volunteers Conference Dates Set

The 2011 Northwest Credit Union Association Volunteers Conference will be held June 23-25, at The Riverhouse Hotel & Convention Center, Bend, Ore. Mark your calendar and plan to send your volunteers.