On the Move: STCU Gains Three in Leadership, Community Development Roles

The credit union added two new managers and a community development officer to its team.

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Two Upcoming Labor Rule Compliance Dates That CUs Should Keep in Mind

Also, the latest legal briefs from the federal level and your compliance question of the week, answered.

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NCUA Releases Diversity & Inclusion Checklist

FFIEC has also released a revised information security booklet. Plus, the latest Legal Briefs and your compliance question of the week.

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Security: It’s Everyone’s Problem

When we talk about member service, we most often are discussing innovative ways to help our members’ success through services, products, and financial education. However, there are other ways that credit unions deliver excellent member service that aren’t something we normally discuss. One of those ways is member data security.

Compliance Center: FFIEC Issues Interbank Messaging and Wholesale Payment Network Advisory Statement

FFIEC recently released a statement advising financial institutions that actively manage the risks associated with interbank messaging and wholesale payment networks.

Compliance Center: Northwest Security Conference Wrap

Wrap up from the recent security conference at Skamania Lodge, which urged the widespread usage of security tools.

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NCUA Webinar on Cybersecurity Outlines Current Landscape, Assessment Tools

A webinar produced by the NCUA last week detailed the vast and changing landscape of cybersecurity, and reviewed some of the assessment tools available to credit unions to develop a ‘common language’ around prevention and resiliency.

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.

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.

What Your Credit Union Needs to Know About Cyber Security Dangers and Data Breach Protection

Join this free educational webinar to learn how you can protect your credit union, your members, and your assets from fraud, theft, and liability—presented by Vero.

Black Friday Security Basics: Preventing Fraud on America’s Busiest Shopping Day

Are you ready to prevent fraud during the holiday shopping rush? CO-OP Financial Services shares some of the most important things credit unions can do to keep their members safe during the holidays.

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.

“HACK ATTACK!@!!” Breakout to Address Credit Unions’ Cybersecurity Preparedness

By the time you read this article, another business will have been hacked. The question isn’t whether a hack attack will be attempted at your credit union, but how well will you respond? An Amplify breakout session will provide some solutions.

Compliance Center: How Does Your 2007 Credit Card Agreement Hold-Up?

A Massachusetts court ruling may make you want to revisit your agreement language; your question answered about TILA/RESPA timing requirements; plus this week’s legal briefs.

Federal Legislative Update: Regulatory Relief Bills Move Through the House, Senate Action Should Follow Shortly

Regulatory relief and data security are getting attention in Congress. Credit unions also focused on tax reform and charter updates. Two Northwest Members of Congress add their names as co-sponsors of credit unions’ MBL bill.

Millennials, Gen Xers and Boomers: What Do Members Want?

In a fascinating study, CUNA Mutual Group’s TruStage consumer brand finds that middle-income credit union members see financial stability and family as key drivers of success, but differences abound across generations.

CU Mobile Apps Launched to Meet Demands of Mobile Age

Mobile app solution allows members to carry their credit union with them 24/7.

Northwest Credit Unions Rolling Out Apple Pay

Apple Pay’s combination of secure, easy-to-use technology and consumer demand makes it attractive for credit unions.