Credit Unions Urged to Update Information, Connect With Potential New Members

www.asmarterchoice.org,a website that allows consumers to search for credit unions in their area, is seeking up-to-date information from participants.

Northwest Credit Unions Urged to Continue Feedback to NCUA

The NCUA’s Listening Session later this month in Los Angeles gives credit union leaders a face-to-face opportunity to weigh-in on the agency’s proposed Risk-Based Capital Rule.

Scam Alert: Credit Unions Urged to Warn Members about Bogus Disaster Relief Efforts

Northwest credit unions are being urged this week to warn their members about a wave of email scams that solicit the wiring of money to stranded victims in the Philippines in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan.

Credit Union CEOs Urged to Attend Oregon Legislative Leadership Summit

With the Oregon Legislature beginning a short session on Feb. 1, the NWCUA Oregon Legislative Leadership Summit will bring credit union leaders in the state together in a targeted effort to shape the future of the credit union movement.

Credit Unions Urged to Remit 2011 Funds to Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals

One of the Northwest credit union movement’s proudest legacies, Credit Unions for Kids, remains a nationally successful source of funding for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMNH). Before CMNH can calculate just how successful 2011 was, however, member credit unions need to remit their funds.

Regulatory Advocacy Update: Association Weighs in on Important Proposals

The Northwest Credit Union Association pushes regulatory agencies as onslaught of new rules impact credit unions and consumers.

CUNA Continues to Push for Interchange Fixes

CUNA’s regulatory update includes details about interchange efforts, plus a preview of the NCUA Board meeting.