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Foreclosures Drop to Nine-Year Low: RealtyTrac

Thu, 01/14/2016 - 11:23am
Credit unions should tighten their mortgage lending standards to reduce risk in 2016, RealtyTrac’s VP says.
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Credit Unions Announce Career Moves

Wed, 01/13/2016 - 6:17pm
This week’s people news includes three retirements, numerous promotions and a Federal Reserve Bank board appointment.
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Credit Unions Brace for ATM EMV Deadline

Wed, 01/13/2016 - 5:34pm
Many ATMs will not be ready for the Oct. 1 liability shift for MasterCard-branded cards, experts warn.
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Clarkston Brandon Community CU Conserved

Wed, 01/13/2016 - 4:30pm
The NCUA is appointed as conservator just one week after the credit union’s former CFO admits to embezzling $20 million.
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Fintech Firms Begin to Replace FIs: TransferWise

Wed, 01/13/2016 - 1:24pm
One third of Americans will use a tech company for most financial services by 2020, a new report finds.
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Solar Projects Fuel Credit Union Lending Programs

Wed, 01/13/2016 - 12:18pm
VSECU and First Citizens’ FCU help energy-efficient members through state-sponsored loans for solar installations.
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New Caucus Spreads the Cooperative Message

Wed, 01/13/2016 - 10:53am
Reps. Royce and Pocan join the NCBA to educate Congress about the cooperative business model.
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Financial Institutions Among Top Mobile Hacker Targets

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 2:45pm
A new Arxan mobile security report finds Android apps are less vulnerable than iOS apps.
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CO-OP CEO Stan Hollen to Retire in May

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 1:31pm
As Hollen wraps up a 45-year career in credit unions, the CUSO's board launches a search for his successor.
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FHFA Drops Proposal From Final FHLBank Rule

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 12:40pm
FHLBank member financial institutions will not be required to keep 10% of their assets in residential mortgages.
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Credit Union New Auto Loans Hit a Record $100 Billion

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 11:32am
CUNA Mutual Group reports strong loan growth in 2015, including a 39% hike in first mortgages.
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Cordray Letter Has No Legal Standing: Attorneys

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 10:31am
Experts say the CFPB director’s note downplaying TRID liability is not enough to ease compliance concerns.
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FBI Investigates CFO’s $20 Million Embezzlement

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 9:00pm
Michael Anthony LaJoice attempts to cover his tracks by telling CU colleagues an inheritance supported his lavish lifestyle.
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Obama to Nominate McWatters to Export-Import Bank

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 5:43pm
NCUA Board Member Mark McWatters set to leave the agency to take over a key Obama Administration post.
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FinalCode Looks to Mitigate BYOC Risks

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 2:13pm
New platform helps banks and credit unions make file sharing safer in bring your own collaboration settings.
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ATM Goes Screenless, PINless at Trade Show

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 12:58pm
At the Consumer Electronics Show, Diebold and Eyelock unveil an ATM prototype designed to enhance security.
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CUSO Registry Hits the Streets

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 10:13am
Slated to launch Feb. 1, the NCUA’s CUSO Registry program has some worried about third-party vendor oversight.
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Two Credit Unions Strike Back in Overdraft Suits

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 6:28pm
Kern Schools FCU and Bethpage FCU, which face class-action suits over overdraft disclosures, countersue for breach of contract.
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United FCU, Lake Michigan CU Call Off Merger

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 5:17pm
Partnership would have turned LMCU into Michigan’s largest credit union.
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Credit Union CFO Confesses to $20 Million Embezzlement

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 3:01pm
Michael Anthony LaJoice turns himself into police, admitting he defrauded Clarkston Brandon Community CU over 12 years.
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