Uzbekistan's fledgling credit union movement has become one of the fastest-growing in the world, and Sardor Normukhamedov has come to the U.S. looking for ways to help increase that positive trajectory.
ABC's 'Good Morning America' featured a New Jersey CU that helped a local couple save tens of thousands of dollars by refinancing
their auto and mortgage loans, and consolidating their credit card debt.
When 17 to 20 inches of rain pounded Nashville during the first weekend of May, Michael Bittle knew staff of Vanderbilt University
Employees Credit Union would have to hit the ground running the following Monday to help members.
With CUNA’s Bank Secrecy Act Conference, hosted in conjunction with the National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors, coming up next month, CUNA’s compliance staff went into detail of the NCUA’s BSA compliance program in a recent CompBlog entry.
The NCUA’s Tuesday announcement that it will repay the U.S. Treasury in full is a good sign for credit unions, said CUNA Chief Policy Officer Bill Hampel. The agency will repay the $1 billion outstanding balance before Oct. 31.
President Barack Obama sent greetings Thursday to those celebrating International Credit Union Day. CUNA worked closely with the White House on the statement, and a number of credit union-friendly legislators also weighed in with the White House.