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.
The Cornerstone Credit Union League and Credit Union Resources boards of directors have selected Caroline Willard as the next president/CEO of the Cornerstone Credit Union League and its subsidiaries, Credit Union Resources and the Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation.
CUNA Management School will convene July 16-26 in Madison, Wis. Celebrating its 61st graduating class this year, the renowned professional development program provides attendees with the knowledge and experience required for credit union leadership and allows them to earn the Certified Credit Union Executive designation.
Backed by the advocacy efforts of state credit union leagues, legislation that will allow credit union members to save through incentive-based prize-linked saving accounts passed in several states in 2016.
Led by the advocacy efforts of credit union leagues nationwide with support from CUNA, legislation was passed in 13 states in 2016 to protect credit unions’ interests when their members partner with transportation network companies, such as Uber and Lyft.
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.