National Credit Union Youth Month’s savings challenge railed young members to deposit $16.8 million in their credit union accounts this April—double the amount deposited during the challenge last year.
The National Credit Union Foundation board of directors has elected John Sackett, board treasurer of Royal Credit Union, Eau Claire, Wis., to its board. The CUNA board of directors recently designated Sackett, a CUNA board member, as a CUNA board representative on the Foundation board.
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.
The 2017 CUNA Collections & Bankruptcy School will be held Sept. 18-21 in Tempe, Ariz. Designed for attendees of all experience levels, the school provides a credit union-focused education on best practices, regulations and trends in collections and bankruptcy.
CUNA Economics & Investments Conference will be held Aug. 14-16 in Las Vegas. A gathering of CUNA’s top economic experts, the event offers valuable insight into the central economic trends affecting credit unions as well as guidance on financial strategy and investments.
As the event’s lead sponsor, the Credit Unions of Rhode Island brought the consumer awareness campaign BetterValues. Better Banking. to thousands of attendees at the Credit Union High School Basketball Championships this past weekend.
Hosted by CUNA Technology Council and CUNA Operations, Sales and Service Council, the CUNA CIO/COO forum brings together credit union executives to explore the major trends and issues affecting their roles.
CUNA’s compliance staff was recently asked about a garnishment order for a member’s that receives federal benefits. The credit union determined the member did not have enough and the member asked the order be paid in full using those funds.