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NCUA opens registration for RBC webinar

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 4:25am
The National Credit Union Administration is now accepting participants for a webinar on the agency's risk-based capital proposal, which will be held Jan. 21, starting at 2 p.m. (ET).2015-01-14T00:00:00-06:002015-01-14T10:25:18Z
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President announces data breach notification legislation

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 4:22am
A proposal that would provide a universal notification standard for companies affected by data breaches was unveiled by President Barack Obama Monday in a speech at the Federal Trade Commission.2015-01-13T00:00:00-06:002015-01-13T10:21:45Z
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CUNA, CUs stay on top of data breach effects

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 4:22am
Regional and national credit union leaders continue to spread the word that data breaches are negatively affecting credit unions and other financial institutions.2015-01-13T00:00:00-06:002015-01-13T10:21:45Z
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Obama cites CUs' programs for ID theft protection

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 4:22am
President Barack Obama highlighted the role credit unions can play in identifying and preventing identity theft during his Monday remarks at the Federal Trade Commission.2015-01-13T00:00:00-06:002015-01-13T10:21:45Z
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Save to Win launches multi-state prize-linked savings program

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 4:22am
Save to Win, the prize-linked savings program sponsored by the Michigan Credit Union League subsidiary CU Solutions Group, will soon be launched on a multi-state basis.2015-01-13T00:00:00-06:002015-01-13T10:21:45Z
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MCUL develops real estate investment fund for state-chartered CUs

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 4:22am
The Michigan Credit Union League has introduced the Develop Michigan Real Estate Fund, the first Michigan-based capital investment fund created through a 2012 Department of Insurance and Financial Services order authorizing credit union service organizations to provide products and services to state-chartered credit unions and their members.2015-01-13T00:00:00-06:002015-01-13T10:21:45Z
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FHLB membership proposal 'adamantly opposed' by CUNA

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 4:22am
CUNA has urged the withdrawal of the Federal Housing Finance Agency's proposal dealing with membership to the Federal Home Loan Bank program.2015-01-13T00:00:00-06:002015-01-13T10:21:45Z
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CUNA to take, share video of NCUA's new RBC discussions

Mon, 01/12/2015 - 4:17am
CUNA requested and the National Credit Union Administration has agreed that CUNA and a limited number of others can set up video cameras to record the agency's open meeting Thursday. That's the much-anticipated session at which a revised risk-based capital proposal will be unveiled.2015-01-12T00:00:00-06:002015-01-12T10:17:23Z
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NerdWallet picks CUs' best fin tools for 2015

Mon, 01/12/2015 - 4:17am
A recent NerdWallet article highlighted tools that credit unions offer consumers to improve their finances in 2015. Diana Dykstra, president/CEO of the California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues, and Gigi Hyland, executive director of the National Credit Union Foundation, were interviewed for the article.2015-01-12T00:00:00-06:002015-01-12T10:17:23Z
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Metsger discusses regulatory, statutory FOM changes to help CUs

Mon, 01/12/2015 - 4:17am
Changes to field-of-membership laws and regulations could benefit credit unions, National Credit Union Administration Vice Chair Rick Metsger told the Virginia Credit Union League Friday.2015-01-12T00:00:00-06:002015-01-12T10:17:23Z
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CU volunteers in Maine Legislature leadership spots

Mon, 01/12/2015 - 4:17am
Credit unions are well represented in the 127th Maine Legislature.2015-01-12T00:00:00-06:002015-01-12T10:17:23Z
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Auto-loan delinquency accelerates: Moody's

Mon, 01/12/2015 - 4:17am
As subprime borrowers continue to secure auto loans at a higher clip, missed payments on overall auto loans, especially in the subprime market, have risen to their highest levels since the financial crisis, according to Moody's Analytics.2015-01-12T00:00:00-06:002015-01-12T10:17:23Z
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CULAC's cycle receipts eclipse $443M, 27 trustees confirmed

Mon, 01/12/2015 - 4:17am
The Credit Union Legislative Action Council finished the 2013-2014 election cycle with a record $4.43 million in receipts--13% ahead of 2011-2012's total of $3.9 million.2015-01-12T00:00:00-06:002015-01-12T10:17:23Z
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NCUA to unveil new RBC proposal Jan 15

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:59am
It's official. Credit unions will get their first look at a revised regulatory risk-based capital plan from the National Credit Union Administration next Thursday.2015-01-09T00:00:00-06:002015-01-09T10:58:54Z
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Registration open for CUNA's RBC2 webinar

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:59am
Registration is now open for CUNA's risk-based capital webinar, which will take place Jan. 26.2015-01-09T00:00:00-06:002015-01-09T10:58:54Z
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CUNA praises FHA premium reduction, urges more relief for CUs

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:59am
President Barack Obama's announcement that the Federal Housing Administration will lower annual mortgage insurance premiums was met with praise by CUNA.2015-01-09T00:00:00-06:002015-01-09T10:58:54Z
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Fannie survey: Consumers less confident in housing market

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:59am
While Americans are becoming more optimistic about the economy, consumer confidence toward the housing market is lagging, according to results from Fannie Mae's December 2014 National Housing Survey.2015-01-09T00:00:00-06:002015-01-09T10:58:54Z
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Members continue to benefit from extraordinary CU dividends

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:59am
Credit unions share the benefits of their cooperative structures year-round with their member/owners, and when they have a particularly successful year, those members can be rewarded above and beyond lower loan rates and higher savings rates.2015-01-09T00:00:00-06:002015-01-09T10:58:54Z
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CU consumer credit's continued climb slows

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:59am
In line with national trends, consumer credit at credit unions decelerated in November, posting a gain of $3.1 billion after a $5.2 billion increase the prior month, according to numbers released by the Federal Reserve Thursday.2015-01-09T00:00:00-06:002015-01-09T10:58:54Z
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2014 swept by consumer, corporate cyberattacks, analysts report

Fri, 01/09/2015 - 4:59am
Sony. Home Depot. Target. The list of businesses affected by cyberattacks grows longer nearly daily, with consumers and financial institutions taking the hit from fraudulent activity. Two cybersecurity firms separately released findings of retail and corporate attacks in 2014.2015-01-09T00:00:00-06:002015-01-09T10:58:54Z
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