The Michigan Credit Union League and Affiliates is backing a bill introduced Tuesday by U.S. Sens. Gary Peters (D-Mich.) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) that would help borrowers of private student loans rehabilitate their credit.
A recent report from the Pew Charitable Trusts reveals best practices credit unions can look to when crafting their overdraft service policies.
Forty-seven credit union professionals--one of the largest classes to date--became Credit Union Development Educators last week, a designation earned for navigating the intensive Credit Union Development Education training program administered by the National Credit Union Foundation.
WASHINGTON (5/12/15, UPDATED 1:40 p.m. ET)--Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.) chair of the U.S. Senate Banking Committee, unveiled a regulatory relief bill today that contains a number of provisions CUNA has heavily advocated for.
CUNA will weigh in on several hearings of particular interest to credit unions that are taking place in the U.S. Congress this week.
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal signed two credit union-supported bills last week, marking a successful legislative session for credit unions in the state and for Georgia Credit Union Affiliates, which strongly advocated for the bills’ passage.
CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle and National Credit Union Administration Vice Chair Rick Metsger met Monday to discuss a number of top credit union regulatory issues at the agency, including field of membership, interest-rate risk and the risk-based capital proposal.
Consumers wanting a better return on their savings might do themselves a favor by investigating high-yield checking accounts--particularly those at credit unions.
Free checking is almost guaranteed at New York credit unions--and that’s just one example of how the state’s credit unions make a difference in the lives of New York consumers. According to the New York Credit Union Association’s MORE Report, 99% of the state’s credit unions offer free checking.