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.
Hubert Hoosman Jr., the African-American credit union advocate who led a nationwide credit union effort to raised funds for a national monument in Washington, D.C., recognizing Martin Luther King Jr., has died.
CUNA Succeeding in Member Sales eSchool will take place consecutive Wednesdays from Aug. 2-23,. Featuring four sessions hosted by Angela Prestil, CUNA business development director, the eSchool provides a comprehensive approach to credit union sales based around member engagement.
CUNA has received two additional nominations for the open Class C CUNA Board seat: from Andrew McGeorge, chief financial officer, Service Credit Union, Portsmouth, N.H. and Lisa Ginter, chief executive officer, CommunityAmerica Credit Union, Lenexa, Kansas.
Attendees of the spring CUNA Regulatory Compliance Certification School in San Antonio earned or recertified the Credit Union Compliance Expert (CUCE) designation. By becoming or recertifying as CUCEs, these 188 designees demonstrated extensive knowledge of the fundamentals of credit union compliance.
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.