The CUNA Business Lending Roundtable will be held Feb. 6-7, 2018, in Austin, Texas. An event based primarily on discussion, the roundtable will cover many topics to keep attendees up-to-date on the latest developments in business and commercial loan products and regulations.
The Illinois Credit Union League has partnered with the National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions and Juntos Avanzamos (Together we Advance), a prestigious designation for credit unions committed to assisting and uplifting Hispanic consumers within their community.
CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council has opened submissions for the 2018 Diamond Awards, which recognize exceptional marketing projects, campaigns and initiatives that demonstrate creative excellence and outstanding results.
CUNA Strategic Services has formed a new strategic alliance with CU RateReset, which provides credit unions with a solution to retain existing loans and generate more loans while giving their members more power over products.
In what is a significant victory for CUNA's 360-degree advocacy efforts, two-thirds of all credit unions that would have been subject to home equity line of credit reporting under the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act will receive direct exemptions.
The National Credit Union Foundation has activated the online disaster relief system CUAid.coop to raise money for credit union people affected by Hurricane Irma. Credit union supporters in every state can make donations at cuaid.coop.
In response to Hurricane Harvey, CUNA and the Cornerstone Credit Union League are launching an online community through which credit unions and system friends can connect and help each other when natural disasters strike.
The National Credit Union Foundation is currently seeking nominations for four board seats. Volunteers may generally serve up to three terms of the duration of the term of office for the seat they are selected, as long as they are re-nominated by the Foundation Nominations Committee and re-elected by the Foundation Board.
CUNA wrote in support of legislation Monday that is a step forward in addressing the threat of litigation under the Americans With Disabilities Act, urging legislators to consider how credit unions are being impacted by frivolous litigation.
After weeks of hurricanes, and now wildfires, it’s more important than ever for credit unions to be prepared for disasters. Federally insured credit unions are required to have disaster recovery and business resumption plans.