The World Council of Credit Unions seeks nominations from its member organizations for the World Council Young Credit Union Professionals scholarship program, an international networking and educational opportunity for emerging credit union leaders.
Personal finance website NerdWallet cited CUNA statistics in an article highlighting how consumers can look to credit unions for free checking accounts with no daily minimum balance or monthly direct deposit requirements.
Credit unions stand in a unique position to affect political change despite today’s increasingly bipartisan politics. That was the message delivered by eight speakers participating in Georgia Credit Union Affiliates’ 10th annual state Governmental Affairs Conference--Grassroots Academy in Atlanta on Tuesday.
CUNA awarded 55 participants with the Credit Union Enterprise Risk Management Expert designation in recognition of successfully completing the designation requirements during the December CUNA Enterprise Risk Management Certification School in Las Vegas.
For the first time on record, data theft has surpassed the stealing of physical assets, according to Kroll’s annual global fraud and risk survey. The survey found that roughly 30% of businesses reported they had suffered information theft, loss or attack in 2017. Also, around 40% of executives reported their companies suffered a virus or worm attack.
Nominations are open for the World Council of Credit Unions 2018 Distinguished Service Award (DSA). The prestigious award honors individuals and organizations that have provided outstanding service to credit union development outside their home country. DSA winners will be presented at the 2018 World Credit Union Conference, July 15-18 in Singapore.
The dates for the 2018 CUNA IRA Webinar Series have been announced. Beginning Jan. 24, this series will provide relevant insights and training for credit union employees to manage the influx of IRA related services and inquiries.
Since 2010, members of Filene Research Institute’s Cooperative Trust have descended upon the CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) to participate in conversations on the future and sustainability of the credit union industry.