Last Chance to Nominate Leaders for Amplify Awards!

The deadline for Amplify Awards nominations is Tuesday, June 30. Make your nominations now for the most prestigious awards program in the Northwest.

Canada’s First FinTech Conference This Week in Vancouver

The conference offers a look at the cutting edge of financial innovation and a glimpse of what’s to come, featuring top thinkers in the fintech space.

Chapter Leaders: Register Now for Free Amplify Workshop

Are you searching for ways to refresh, repackage, and reinvigorate your chapter’s business plan? Could you use a few new ideas that make it easier to engage your chapter credit unions, CEOs, and business partners? Then you need to attend the NWCUA’s Chapter Leadership Workshop, which kicks off the annual Amplify convention Oct. 8 in downtown Portland. Register now!

CO-OP Announces $199 Insider Rate to Register for Think 14 Conference

The CO-OP THINK conference is looked forward to by credit union professionals and their business partners who like to think outside their comfort zones. In this week’s Strategic Link Business Partner article, CO-OP invites you to register now—for a 70% savings.

Legal Briefs

Your weekly update on the regulatory landscape.

September Communication Update from CUNA Mutual Group

CUNA Mutual Group, a Strategic Link strategic partner, offers an update on Hurricane Isaac’s impact on coastal credit unions, along with information about upcoming webinars on loan generation, auto loan recapturing and credit union protection.

Legal Briefs

Your weekly rundown on the regulatory landscape.

Register Now to Become a Money Smart Week Partner

Money Smart Week, scheduled for April 21-28, is a campaign to help consumers better manage their personal finances through extensive collaboration across multiple sectors. Credit unions in Oregon and Washington should register as a partner by Feb. 1.

Two Free Discovery Webinars in January: 2012 Outlook for Fixed Income & Equity Markets

CUNA Mutual Group will host two free Discovery Webinars in January to discuss the opportunities, risks and challenges facing the fixed income and equity markets in the coming year.

Forthcoming .xxx Extension Creating Online Dilemma for Credit Unions

Under a new domain name registry targeted to serve the adult entertainment industry, domain names with the extension .xxx will be available for purchase beginning in December 2011, opening the door to new issues related to brand and image protection.

New CEO Orientation Sessions Scheduled for June

The sessions are for CEOs who are new to their position within the last 2-3 years or those who want a refresher on the benefits of association membership.

Association Announces Free Chapter Leader Webinar

The webinar will outline the Association’s new chapter support program, including liaisons, a new website, and a new chapter excellence award.

NW Executive Summit Nearly Here, Still Time to Register

The inaugural gatherings of the Northwest Executive Summit are next week and registration is still open.

Last Chance to Register for CUNA GAC

The registration deadline for CUNA’s Governmental Affairs Conference, Feb. 28-March 2, is today.
If you have not registered for the CUNA GAC yet, please do that right now!

Reminder: Autoland to Host Lunch & Learns Next Week

Autoland, in association with the Northwest Credit Union Association, will host a Lunch & Learn for affilliated credit unions next week.