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CFPB Will Keep CUs Busy
May 21, 2012
Agency puts priority on consolidated mortgage disclosures.
Beyond the Score
February 20, 2012
Hopefully it’s OK to say that the worst of the recession is behind us. At least, that’s what all the data and experts keep telling us.
To Spur Loan Growth, Learn From the Past
January 24, 2012
There’s an upside to the economic down cycle: A wealth of information on bad accounts.
Court OKs Up-Front Card Fees
January 13, 2012
The original rule regarding the limitation of fees during the first year after an account is opened remains in place and credit unions should continue to comply with it.
Portfolio Management: Four Keys
October 24, 2011
Sound loan portfolio management has always been essential. But its importance has become particularly evident to credit union boards and management teams during the past several years.
The 14-Day Question
September 24, 2011
Some CUs are confused about the 14-day timing requirement for periodic statements.
What’s That Roaring Sound?
September 12, 2011
An obscure book of business just a few years ago, student loan debt has roared past credit card debt and will surpass $1 trillion this year.
Taking Risks To Help Members
July 18, 2011
If we adopt a totally risk-averse position we, in effect, behave no differently than many of our for-profit competitors.
It's Time to Make Mortgages
May 23, 2011
The housing crisis and recession have given CUs an opportunity to serve more members. But this period of heavy mortgage refinancings won’t last forever.
Reg Z Revisited, Again
May 18, 2011
Still more clarification is needed on the Fed's Reg Z changes.
Payments: Perils and Promise
The payments arena offers new opportunities to connect with members.
Cards Are (Still) King
Credit and debit cards still drive the competitive payments market.
Open Banking on its Way
Prepare for the impact it will have on member relationships and competitive positioning.
Compliance: New mortgage servicing rules now effective
Nussle issues statement after NCUA responds to Sen. Hatch
Nussle: Any change to CU tax status would harm consumers
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