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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.
A New Day for Reg Reform
Much-needed regulatory reform may be in store for CUs under a Republican Congress and a new administration.
Building Pathways to the Board
Recruit members as associate directors to diversify your board's composition and skills.
Champions for CU Beliefs
Our CU Heroes' passion lies in spreading CU values and improving their communities.
Small CUs: A Member's Lifeline
Regulatory burden is making it difficult for small CUs to do what they do best--serve members.
Interchange wars: Why ‘top of wallet’ is no longer enough
The new Holy Grail is 'top of app,' and it’s an area where the giant issuers have staked an early lead.
Instilling cooperative principles
Giving back to the community and helping others succeed are at the heart of Pentagon FCU's mission, says CEO James Schenck.
Compliance: Floor rates for variable-rate open-end loans
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.
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