CUNA has released the official dates for this year’s CUNA Marketing Compliance eSchool. The program—which provides participants with a complete overview of marketing and advertising regulations, the penalties attached to them and strategies for compliance--will be held live July 11-25.
CUNA Member Experience, Sales & Service School will be Aug. 14-16 in Las Vegas. This new school teaches credit union professionals to rethink their sales-and-service practices around a positive, beneficial member experience.
The April 2017 edition of the CUNA Economic Update, CUNA’s monthly video series exploring economic trends and their impact on the credit union movement, focuses on international uncertainty and a weak jobs report.
CUNA Emerging Leader Institute, set for Dec. 4-6 in San Diego, provides fundamental skills and insights for new credit union leaders, those who aspire to be credit union leaders, and seasoned executives.
The 2017 CUNA Bank Secrecy Act Certification Conference in partnership with the National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors, will be held Nov. 12-15 in Las Vegas. The event provides a thorough, current education on the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) and related anti-money laundering laws while providing attendees the opportunity to become certified as Bank Secrecy Act Compliance Specialists (BSACS).
The March 2017 edition of the CUNA Economic Update is now available. CUNA Senior Economist Perc Pineda hosts the episode, which is endorsed by CUNA CFO Council and covers topics such as interest rates, economic growth and the relationship between the two, as well as the outlook for credit union loan growth.
Credit Union Magazine is accepting votes for the 2017 Credit Union Hero of the Year, an award recognizing an exceptional credit union professional who embodies credit union the philosophy and values. Readers can vote until April 15 for this year’s recipient, who will be presented the honor at CUNA America’s Credit Union Conference, June 25-28, in Las Vegas.
CUNA, with the generous support of CUNA Mutual Group and CO-OP Financial Services, was able to secure the rights to the .creditunion domain from the Internet Corp. for Assigned Names and Numbers. Beginning this summer, credit unions will be able to register and use a .creditunion domain name of their choice to serve as a trusted source identifier on the internet for their members.
CUNA Lending eSchool has officially been set for Aug. 1-29. Nine sessions will cover current issues in credit union lending to provide lending professionals the opportunity to broaden and update their lending expertise.
The second phase of Same Day ACH rollout has a Sept. 15 effective date, and a list of recommended action items to be performed has been released. All financial institutions must be prepared to receive by Sept. 15.
CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle called for action as CUNA’s bipartisan, pro-consumer Campaign for Common-Sense Regulation has successfully pushed financial reform to the “head of a crowded field of issues" with the release of Rep. Jeb Hensarling's financial bill.