Deadline Nears for Credit Unions to Join Class Action Suit Against Home Depot

Plaintiffs’ attorneys are looking for financial institution in each state to join the case, and are sending letters to some Northwest credit unions.

NCUA Loan Participation Policy Requirements Effective on Monday

The Loan Participation Rule issued by the National Credit Union Administration earlier this summer takes effect on Monday, and credit unions will want to make sure they are meeting the requirements of the final rule.

NCUA Approves Loan Participation Rule

The NCUA approved the Final Rule on Loan Participations during its board meeting Thursday. The NWCUA compliance team breaks down new details on the rule.

15 Northwest Credit Unions Already Tabbed for Miracle Jeans Day Participation

On Sept. 12, hundreds of credit unions—including at least 15 from the Northwest—will raise money for local Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals in $5 increments by taking part in Miracle Jeans Day.

NWCUA Calls for ‘Immediate Participation’ from All Northwest Credit Unions as Senate Moves Toward MBL Vote

With the U.S. Senate primed to vote on credit union MBL legislation as soon as April 16, the NWCUA is developing an “all-in” strategy that depends on immediate participation from each Northwest credit union.

Credit Unions Can Offer TurboTax, Jackson Hewitt Discounts Through Invest in America

Bob Bearden of CU Solutions Group explains how Invest in America’s TurboTax and Jackson Hewitt discount programs can help credit unions save their members money.

Generate Non-Interest Revenue Through the Sprint Credit Union Member Discount Program

Sprint’s Bob Bearden writes that Sprint’s Credit Union Member Discount Program can help credit union members save money on their cell phone bill—and make money for their credit union.

NCUA Clarifies Plan for Voluntary Prepaid Assessments

In a teleconference last week, the NCUA made two key clarifications about its voluntary Corporate Stabilization prepayment program, which is currently out for comment.

In the Spotlight: Advocacy Awards

Submissions for these awards, which recognize those CUs and CU professionals who helped to advance the credit union charter through political advocacy, are due on June 15.