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 wrote in support of legislation Monday that is a step forward in addressing the threat of litigation under the Americans With Disabilities Act, urging legislators to consider how credit unions are being impacted by frivolous litigation.
CUNA’s Final Rule Analysis of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s short-term, small-dollar loan rule is now available, to help credit unions figure out how it will affect small-dollar lending at their institution.