CUNA announced four keynote speakers for the 2020 CUNA GAC: Political strategist Stephanie Cutter, political analyst Nicole Wallace, photographer Platon and David Plouffe, campaign strategist for President Barack Obama.
Travis Credit Union held the 14th annual Financial Education Forum at Diablo Valley College, providing youth who have experienced financial barriers to post-secondary education with information on financial aid.
Increasing the residential appraisal threshold will reduce regulatory burden for credit unions, resulting in both transaction cost and time savings for credit unions and their members, CUNA wrote NCUA Thursday.
CUNA is encouraging credit unions to submit their comments on the CFPB proposal to raise the safe harbor thresholds for its remittance rule by the Jan. 21 deadline. Stakeholders can use CUNA’s Grassroots Action Center to submit comments.
The NCUA board will consider proposals on subordinated debt and credit union combination transactions, among other items, at its Jan. 23 meeting. This is the board’s first meeting of 2020, and it will be livestreamed on NCUA.gov starting at 10 a.m. (ET).
NCUA Board Member Todd Harper visited credit unions in Raleigh, N.C. Thursday in which participants shared information about their credit unions and stories about how they address the unique needs of their members, sometimes in creative ways.
Credit union purchases of banks offer substantial benefits to all parties involved, CUNA and the MWCUA wrote this week to the Colorado Banking Board in support of Elevations CU plan to purchase and assume Cache Bank & Trust.
CUNA announced Thursday the CUNA/League system will spend a record-setting $7 million in the 2020 election cycle. CULAC, CUNA's PAC, will report a fundraising total of $2.8 million for 2019, a CULAC record.
Redwood Credit Union is proud to announce its celebration of 70 years of service to members. Originally formed by seven County of Sonoma employees, it now has 19 locations throughout the North Bay and San Francisco.
The Financial Accounting Standards Board’s CECL standard will have a significant impact not only on covered financial institutions but also consumers and the broader economy, CUNA wrote to a House subcommittee Wednesday.
Credit unions look forward to working with Congress to strengthen the partnership between credit unions, members and their communities, CUNA Chief Advocacy Officer Ryan Donovan wrote to all 535 Congressional offices Wednesday.
CUNA wrote House leadership this week in support of two bills that are expected to be considered on the House floor in the coming days, the Expanding Opportunities for Minority Depository Institutions Act and the Cybersecurity and Financial System Resilience Act.