As the event’s lead sponsor, the Credit Unions of Rhode Island brought the consumer awareness campaign BetterValues. Better Banking. to thousands of attendees at the Credit Union High School Basketball Championships this past weekend.
Hosted by CUNA Technology Council and CUNA Operations, Sales and Service Council, the CUNA CIO/COO forum brings together credit union executives to explore the major trends and issues affecting their roles.
Led by the advocacy efforts of credit union leagues nationwide with support from CUNA, legislation was passed in 13 states in 2016 to protect credit unions’ interests when their members partner with transportation network companies, such as Uber and Lyft.
CUNA Consumer & Residential Mortgage Lending School, an annual event offering a comprehensive update on the latest news, discoveries and developments in credit union lending, will convene March 27-30, San Diego.
Summit CU, Madison, Wis., has launched the Global Good Card, a new VISA campaign developed in partnership with the World Council of Credit Unions to highlight the goal of both organizations to improve member lives and communities through financial empowerment.
Modernization acts that will allow state charters to provide more competitive operating and regulatory climate—thanks in large part to the advocacy efforts of credit union leagues throughout the country—were passed in several states in 2016.
The discussion boards on CUNA’s Compliance Community featured an interesting discussion last week: what is the difference between the terms “share draft” and “checking account”? The correct use is important since credit unions pay dividends, not interest.