Credit union advocates from throughout New York were in Albany this week to take part in the New York Credit Union Association’s 2017 State Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC). The two-day event provided attendees with opportunities to connect with state lawmakers and advocate for pro-credit union legislation.
CUNA has released the official dates for this year’s CUNA Marketing Compliance eSchool. The program—which provides participants with a complete overview of marketing and advertising regulations, the penalties attached to them and strategies for compliance--will be held live July 11-25.
CUNA Member Experience, Sales & Service School will be Aug. 14-16 in Las Vegas. This new school teaches credit union professionals to rethink their sales-and-service practices around a positive, beneficial member experience.
Each year at CUNA GAC every congressional office on Capitol Hill sees a credit union advocate walk through its doors, placing credit unions and their priorities squarely on their minds. GAC 2017 is set for Feb. 26-March 2.
The Cornerstone Credit Union League and Credit Union Resources boards of directors have selected Caroline Willard as the next president/CEO of the Cornerstone Credit Union League and its subsidiaries, Credit Union Resources and the Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation.
CUNA's Member Activation Program arms credit unions with tools to educate members about credit union issues and to activate them to call on lawmakers, and will play a crucial role in the Campaign for Common-Sense Regulation.
CUNA Management School will convene July 16-26 in Madison, Wis. Celebrating its 61st graduating class this year, the renowned professional development program provides attendees with the knowledge and experience required for credit union leadership and allows them to earn the Certified Credit Union Executive designation.
Today, the CUNA/league system formally launched the Campaign for Common-Sense Regulation, a coordinated advocacy effort to activate the entire credit union industry to attack excessive regulations as one, insuppressible voice, according to CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle.
The second phase of Same Day ACH rollout has a Sept. 15 effective date, and a list of recommended action items to be performed has been released. All financial institutions must be prepared to receive by Sept. 15.
As Congress works this week to fund the government past April 28, CUNA will be engaged in the process as it seeks to see 2 particular issues addressed: funding for CDFIs and the CFPB's exemption authority.