Forty-seven credit union professionals became Credit Union Development Educators after being guided by dedicated program facilitators and mentors through the intensive Credit Union Development Education (DE) Training from the National Credit Union Foundation.
Credit union-issued consumer credit climbed by $400 million to $308.2 billion in March, a deceleration from the prior month’s $3.3 billion gain, according to numbers released by the Federal Reserve Thursday.
An increase of almost 290% in litigation by patent assertion entities from 2009 to 2013 is a threat to financial institutions of all sizes, CUNA and other financial services organizations told the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee in a letter Thursday.
Around nearly every corner in Kansas Thursday stood a credit union advocate, waiting to surprise community members as part of the latest edition of Kansas Credit Union Association’s “Make a Difference” events.
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray will step down from the agency by the end of the month after serving since 2013. CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle said CUNA looks forward to a new era at the bureau, one that takes credit unions’ structure and purpose into account during rulemakings.