CUNA, with the generous support of CUNA Mutual Group and CO-OP Financial Services, was able to secure the rights to the .creditunion domain from the Internet Corp. for Assigned Names and Numbers. Beginning this summer, credit unions will be able to register and use a .creditunion domain name of their choice to serve as a trusted source identifier on the internet for their members.
CUNA Lending eSchool has officially been set for Aug. 1-29. Nine sessions will cover current issues in credit union lending to provide lending professionals the opportunity to broaden and update their lending expertise.
Nominations are now being accepted in both categories of the 2017 CUNA Compliance Professional Awards. A celebration of outstanding achievements in credit union compliance, the awards will be presented at the Fall CUNA Regulatory Compliance Certification School, to be held Sept. 17-22 in Nashville.
As safety officials worked around the clock monitoring the Oroville Dam in Northern California from Sunday to Monday, CEO John Cassidy and his team at Sierra Central CU were also in emergency-response mode making sure the credit union’s network was operating properly to serve members.
CUNA Strategic Services has entered into a strategic alliance with Vidyo, a provider of video communications and collaboration, to help credit unions discover the value of Vidyo’s customized, scalable video solutions.
Designed around the Stanford Bank Game, the CUNA Financial Management School, set for July 30-Aug. 3, lets credit union professionals practice real-world financial management scenarios and develop a hands-on understanding of fiscal leadership.
Maine credit unions raised a record $674,193.48 during the Maine Credit Union League’s 2016 Ending Hunger Campaign, the league announced Tuesday. The funds will help to purchase more than 2.7 million meals for hungry Mainers.
CUNA’s compliance staff went back to basics in a recent CompBlog entry examining floor rates on variable-rate open-end loans. These rates are governed by the Credit Card Accountability and Disclosure (CARD) Act.