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JA Finance Park Coming to Klamath Falls Oct. 24-27

The nonprofit has been serving Oregon and Southwest Washington for 64 years, partnering with schools and businesses to provide business, economics and life-skills programming for youth.

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Make Miracles on October 20!

Shop for Miracles is a one-day, national Credit Union for Kids fundraiser to support your local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital.

EMV: The World is Changin’

Greg Kuyava of Strategic Link partner Harland Clarke looks ahead to adapting to the EMV Liability Shift.

NWCUA Annual Convention Gets New Name

MAXX is about pushing limitations, testing boundaries and MAXXimizing growth.

Yakima Valley Credit Unions Collaborate to Contribute to Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital

Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital received some “credit union love” and generous Credit Unions for Kids contributions on January 13.

Compliance Center: What We Learned at the FBI/Secret Service Cybersecurity Symposium

Learn how to contact law enforcement in the case of a cybersecurity incident; your question answered about posting the FBI sticker; plus this week’s legal briefs.

Compliance Center: Three Announcements From the CFPB

Get the latest big announcements from the CFPB; your question answered about NSF notices; plus this week’s legal briefs.

Compliance Center: NCUA Issues Opinion Letter on Loan Participations in Indirect Loans

NCUA letter focuses on federally insured credit unions as originating lenders in indirect lending arrangements; your question answered about Social Security payee accounts; plus this week’s legal briefs.

CO-OP: Oct 1 Just a Step Along the Way to EMV Compliance

With the EMV compliance deadline just past, CO-OP Financial Services offers a look at the landscape of liability and compliance in the marketplace, and tells credit unions what to expect going forward.

The Ever-Changing Financial Technology Landscape and the New Role of Fintech Companies

Credit unions and their members have high expectations for outstanding technology—including mobile banking, financial education products, and security solutions. How can credit unions navigate the choices between and relationships with the vendors providing these services? An Amplify breakout session will provide answers.

Melting the Stage: Amplify 2015 to Kick Off With Star Power

October’s Amplify Convention in Portland will kick off with several of the most prominent voices in the credit union movement. And that’s just the beginning.

Back by Popular Demand: Allison Clarke Set to Electrify Amplify Main Stage

The passionate entrepreneur and corporate trainer was a favorite at last year’s Amplify. This year she takes the main stage to get credit unions on their feet, talking to each other and learning deeply the power of effective communication, engagement and leadership.

Have You Submitted Your Nominations for Amplify and CUNA Awards?

The nomination deadline for the Northwest’s most prestigious awards program is June 30. Get your nominations in now!

Compliance Center: FinCEN Administrative Ruling on Currency Transporters, Notary Training, and More

FinCEN issues an administrative ruling on the application of regulations to currency transporters; notary training dates; question of the week and legal briefs.

CardNAV by CO-OP to be Introduced to Credit Unions at Amplify Convention October 8

Do your members want mobile card controls and alerts? There’s an app for that. CardNav by CO-OP will be introduced by CO-OP Financial Services at Amplify on October 8, and in an October 22 webinar.

News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Northwest

Oregon Community gives members an opportunity to “fly south with the Ducks,” CUNA announces the “Community Credit Union of the Year” award, and Solarity boosts the “Miracle Cup” program for CMN hospitals.

Legal Briefs

Your weekly update on the regulatory landscape.

NCUA Reminds Credit Unions About Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and the National Credit Union Administration has released a reminder to credit unions about the importance of fighting cybercrime and protecting the online personal and financial information of their members.