Javelin Strategy & Research and the Electronic Payments Coalition released a report Thursday that reveals small merchants are more concerned with value, and less concerned about price, when it comes to the fees for debit card transactions.
The attorney who prepared CUNA’s amicus brief in the U.S. Supreme Court case regarding merchant surcharges on credit card transactions has another role, to prepare Steven Wu, of the New York attorney general’s office, to present oral arguments Jan. 10.
CUNA is taking the credit union case against payment card surcharges to the U.S. Supreme Court, filing an amicus brief in a case that challenges a New York law prohibiting merchants from imposing a surcharge for using a payment card.
CUNA’s compliance staff went back to basics in a recent CompBlog post highlighting what credit unions should do when they receive a garnishment notice. The entry covers 5 steps credit unions should follow.
The House Financial Services Committee will conduct a hearing on Rep. Jeb Hensarling’s (R-Texas) Financial CHOICE Act next week. CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle said CUNA appreciated the effort to bring regulatory relief to credit unions and other institutions.