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Updated Social Media Messaging Tools Available in Marketing Resource Center

Your Association has updated its social media messaging examples to reflect current volunteer, advocacy, member benefit and public awareness work. Credit union marketing teams are encouraged to use the updated tools.

Updated Social Media Messaging Tools Available in Marketing Resource Center

Your Association has updated its social media messaging examples to reflect current volunteer, advocacy, member benefit and public awareness work. Credit union marketing teams are encouraged to use the updated tools.

NWCUA Rolls Out Cybersecurity Resource Center for Credit Unions

The F.B.I. has gone on record: it’s not a matter of if businesses and people are hacked, but when. Your Association’s Compliance team has created a resource center to help credit unions prepare and respond.

Compliance Center: CFPB Releases Updated Regulation Z Thresholds

Get the new Reg Z thresholds; your question answered about which loans are exempt from TILA/RESPA rule; plus this week’s legal briefs.

Northwest Credit Union Foundation Board Enters New Governance Era

The evolution from a District-based to an at-large governance model will serve the foundation, the movement, and the communities of the Northwest for years to come.

IRS Releases Revised ‘Certificate of Foreign Status’ Form for Individuals

The IRS has a issued a new form that individuals who are not U.S. citizens or resident aliens can use to claim an exception from information reporting and backup withholding for certain types of income, including financial-institution deposit interest. Also in today’s Anthem: Legal Briefs, and the Question of the Week: “What should be done if the direct deposit of an IRS refund went into an account that doesn’t belong to the intended recipient?”

OCC Releases Updated Risk Management Guidance

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency recently released updated guidance for national banks and federal savings associations for assessing and managing the risks associated with third-party relationships. The guidance does not directly apply to credit unions, but they still may find it useful.

IRS Updates W-9; Credit Unions May Need to Modify Applications

The Internal Revenue Service has released an updated version of Form W-9 and instructions.

Legal Briefs

Your weekly update on the regulatory landscape.

Legal Briefs

Your weekly update on the regulatory landscape examines the monthly economic update from the NCUA, the stabilization fund assessment, and news from the FRB and U.S. Mint.

Legal Briefs

Your weekly update on the regulatory landscape.

Mortgage Insurance Premium Deduction Extended Through 2013

Due to the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012, the mortgage insurance premium deduction has been reinstated, meaning members may deduct premiums for mortgage insurance from their taxes for the tax years 2012 and 2013.

NWCUA Launches Updated Credit Union Philosophy Manual

The NWCUA has updated its Credit Union Philosophy Manual, streamlining the certification process and offering credit unions a new-and-improved tool to share the rich history and unique role of credit unions with newcomers to the movement.

Legal Briefs

Your weekly update on the regulatory landscape.

Rules Affecting Fair Housing and Flood Insurance Updated

Having identified the need to update rules governing fair housing and flood insurance, the NCUA adopted a final rule that will require credit unions to update both their Equal Housing Lender sign and the standard flood hazard determination form.

NWCUA Updates a Favorite CUAO Resource

The NWCUA compliance department has created an online checklist of the signs credit unions need to display in each branch.

Legal Briefs

Your update on the regulatory landscape.

Legal Briefs

Your update on the regulatory landscape.