LaDonna Gibbs' intention to get a job done ran smack into a natural disaster. Gibbs, an employee of Southwest Corporate FCU's Item Processing Center in Houston, can now chuckle about her efforts last Friday afternoon. READ MORE
As part of their semi-annual regulatory agenda, the federal financial regulators plan to take action on privacy issues, Fair Credit Reporting Act regulations, a simplified capital standard, and several other regulations. READ MORE
Credit union universities offer credit unions a way to support business goals through training while they help retain staff. CUNA has just released a "CU University Administrator’s Manual" from its center for professional development. The manual helps credit unions plan, design, implement, and sustain a credit union university. READ MORE
CUNA's National CU Brand Campaign print, TV, and billboard ads were honored with silver and bronze awards in the 2001 Summit Creative Awards competition, which judged more than 3,000 entries from the U.S. and around the world. READ MORE
CUNA is concerned with a report on consumer testing used by the CFPB to analyze periodic statement forms for consumers in bankruptcy, but concurs with some of its findings. The bureau issued a report in February on its study.
CUNA compliance staff has received a number of questions in recent weeks regarding Internal Revenue Service W-9 forms and taxpayer identification numbers. A recent CompBlog entry lists some of those frequently asked questions, along with answers.