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Foundation Calls for Proposals to Conduct “Consumer Financial Health Check-ups” by CUs

The Foundation is looking for credit unions to submit proposals leveraging the Center for Financial Services Innovation’s (CFSI) consumer financial health assessment tool.

Washington Legislative Update: Credit Union Bills Awaiting House Vote

With only three weeks left in the legislative session, credit union bills await vote while budgets are debated. Vote expected by week’s end.

Washington State Seeking Proposals for EBT Services

Washington has put the Electronic Benefits Transfer program out to bid as JP Morgan Chase exits.

Online Tool to Communicate Credit Union Compliance Concerns Rolled Out

An online tool to help credit unions take concerns directly to state and federal regulators has been rolled out by the California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues.

Tax Conversation About to Get “Real” in the U.S. Senate

Credit union managers deciding whether to engage members in grassroots contacts with Congress have another reason to move forward: The Senate Finance Committee leaders confirmed Thursday that they are drafting tax reform legislation and asked their colleagues to determine which tax exemptions are preserved.

NWCUA Regulatory Advocacy Update: Oregon Public Funds Program Progresses

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 the Oregon Public Funds program and deadlines for CFPB proposals.

NWCUA Meets with DCBS Director Nominee Patrick Allen

The NWCUA’s Regulatory Advocacy team works with state and federal regulators to help reduce the regulatory burden on credit unions and protect the credit union movement. Included here are updates on the Oregon DCBS and the CFPB.

Regulatory Advocacy Update: Association Weighs in on Important Proposals

The Northwest Credit Union Association pushes regulatory agencies as onslaught of new rules impact credit unions and consumers.

Rulemaking on Credit Protection Products Suspended

The Federal Reserve Board announced Tuesday that it was suspending rulemaking on the matter of its proposed disclosures required for credit insurance and debt cancellation products under Reg.