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.
The August 2017 edition of the CUNA Economic Update, sponsored by CUNA CFO Council, is now available. This month’s update gives credit unions a look at the economic status of the credit union movement and addresses concerns brought up by former Federal Reserve Chair Alan Greenspan.
The 2017-2018 CUNA Staff Salary Report has been released. Uniquely comprehensive, the benchmarking tool contains salary data from credit unions nationwide for more than 90 full-time positions and 10 part-time positions.
There’s still time for credit unions to sign-up and participate in Miracle Jeans Day Sept. 13. To date, employees from over 200 credit unions representing 45 states will demonstrate the “people helping people” philosophy by dressing down to show their support for sick kids in their area.
The need for regulatory relief--and credit unions’ continued ability to provide local-based financial services to their communities--were the focus of a meeting with Sen. Jon Tester (D-Mont.) and advocates from 4 Montana credit unions on Thursday.
Virtual lending to millennials will be critical to the future success and sustainability of credit unions, but it’s important to be cognizant of the growing risks posed by expanding online channels and take steps to mitigate them, CUNA Mutual Group’s Jim Bullard told a Discovery Conference audience Thursday.
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.