NCUA Posts 2017–2018 Budget Proposal

The regulator is now accepting comments and requests to attend budget briefing via email through Nov. 4.

One Month Left to Contribute to Credit Unions for Kids Auction at MAXX

Though tickets are available past September 16, the Hollywood Glamour-themed auction needs items by that date. It’s already seen impressive contributions, from dinner with Seahawks great Steve Largent to a basket drive and much more.

Insights From Consumers: Bridging the Gap for Hardworking Americans

Strategic Link partner CUNA Mutual Group shares key insights from consumers on trends to pay attention to.

CUNA Mutual Group Provides Lending & Payment Security Toolkit

Your credit union can truly help members break the paycheck-to-paycheck cycle. Your Strategic Link business partner CUNA Mutual Group provides you with a Lending and Payment Security toolkit. Watch videos of member success stories.

How to Manage Credit Card Products in Light of the Fed Rate Increase

The Federal Reserve’s quarter point interest rate increase late last year was a small step at the time, but is expected to produce a ripple effect. Your Strategic Link partner CSCU provides insight to help credit unions manage their products in a rising interest market.

Use CDA to Increase Giving and Boost Bottom Line

Your Strategic Link partner, CUNA Mutual Group, helps you learn more this week about how a CDA can help your credit union increase charitable donations and make those donations in the name of a board member.

Help Your Members Give the Right Gift, the First Time

In today’s fast-paced digital world, gift cards have gone from gift-of-last-resort to crowd favorites, says LSC. Make sure you’re stocked up for your members this holiday season, and order by November 30 for a special bonus.

Help Your Members Give the Right Gift, the First Time

In today’s fast-paced digital world, gift cards have gone from gift-of-last-resort to crowd favorites, says LSC. Make sure you’re stocked up for your members this holiday season, and order by November 30 for a special bonus.

If Your Member Crashes While Driving for Uber, Is Your Loan Covered?

CUNA Mutual Group debuts enhanced Collateral Protection to cover loan losses due to member participation in Uber, Lyft, and other transportation network companies.

CUNA Sends Field of Membership Reform Recommendations to NCUA

In an important letter to the NCUA, CUNA laid out detailed recommendations for the reform of field of membership requirements.

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

Advantis kicks off $50k GROW Community Fund; Red Canoe business development officer wins mentor of the year.

Senator Wyden Introduces Bill to Increase Credit Union Lending to Small Businesses

The bill fixes a disparity in how certain real estate loans are classified, allowing credit unions to provide more capital to the small businesses that create jobs and fuel growth in our communities.

CUNA Mutual Group Continues Credit Union System Advocacy Efforts in 2015

With support of national and regional advocacy efforts, CUNA Mutual supports the continued strength of the credit union movement.

Compliance Center: NCUA Board Chairman Matz Outlines Five Areas of Regulatory Relief

Matz says supplemental capital, fields of membership among regulatory relief targets; your question answered about cash advances; plus this week’s legal briefs.

CO-OP: Evolving at the Speed of Apple?

CO-OP launches online Tokenization Resource Center, hosts webinar to help credit unions evolve with changing demands of technology.

Shop for Miracles on International Credit Union Day

Join the Shop for Miracles event and rally your members to raise funds for the Children’s Miracle Network on International Credit Union Day.

Regulators Respond to Inslee on Marijuana Banking

Federal Regulators responded to Governor Inslee’s May Letter, saying they are reviewing FinCEN guidance and calling on Congress to provide legislative clarity.

DFI Open Forum on Banking the Marijuana Industry

On Tuesday June 24, the Washington State Department of Financial Institutions (DFI) along with the Washington State Liquor Control Board (WSLCB) hosted an open forum on banking the legal marijuana industry. Also in today’s Anthem: Legal Briefs, and the Question of the Week: “What is our liability if we offer a ‘two-signatures required’ account?”