NCUF Calls for 2014 Wegner Award Nominations

Credit union supporters are encouraged to nominate individuals and organizations for the 2014 Herb Wegner Memorial Awards, “widely considered the highest national honors in the credit union movement,” according to the NCUF’s Josie Collins.

CFPB Provides Clarification to Credit Card Account Opening Disclosures

Credit unions must update the website reference on their credit card applications and solicitations by Jan. 1, 2013, to reflect the transition of Reg Z to the CFPB. This is not a “significant change” and does not require a 45-day written notice.

Nominations Sought for Chapter Excellence, Herb Wegner Memorial Awards

With deadlines scheduled for June, nominations are currently being accepted for the NWCUA’s Chapter Excellence Awards and the NCUF’s Herb Wegner Memorial Awards, honoring leaders in the movement on the local and national level.

Northwest Credit Unions Compare Favorably to Peers and Competitors Through Year’s First Half

Oregon and Washington credit unions have seen steady improvements across the board through the first half of the year, far exceeding regional commercial and savings banks. Here is a statistical breakdown of the financial data for that past two quarters.

The Trust Helps CUs Navigate Healthcare Reform

Though a significant portion of the new healthcare law’s rules have yet to be defined, NW Financial Employees’ Benefit Trust lays out some of the major changes.