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 CFPB should recognize that credit unions are good faith partners for members seeking to buy homes, and should modify its ability-to-repay/qualified mortgage (ATR/QM) rule accordingly. CUNA’s comments come in response to a CFPB assessment of its ATR/QM rule.
Graduates of the 2017 CUNA Management School, held July 16-26 in Madison, earned 52 Certified Credit Union Executive (CCUE) designations. Awarded upon completion of all three years of the school, the designation signifies full knowledge of and preparedness for credit union leadership.
During the last general session of the 2017 World Credit Union Conference in Vienna, Austria, Simon Mainwaring, brand consultant and founder of We First, Inc., urged credit unions to share a story that resonates with consumers.
Halfway through its second year, WINcentive, Minnesota credit unions’ prize-linked savings program, has helped the state's credit union members save more than $3.5 million, with almost 500 new accounts opened.
CUNA released the 2017-2018 version of CUNA Compensation Analytics, a cloud-based search tool that lets users easily search and extract data from the 2017-2018 CUNA Staff Salary Report, a compilation of compensation data from credit unions nationwide.
Keynote speaker Susan Etlinger, data analyst with Altimeter, a Prophet Company and TED speaker focused on big data strategy and principles in ethical data use during Monday's general session at the 2017 World Credit Union Conference in Vienna, Austria.
For credit unions, the Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act of 2000 means information required to be made available can be delivered electronically, as long as the credit union complies with its requirements.
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.