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Ohio league in lawmakers' ears on important CU issues

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 4:34am
A number of bills related to the financial services industry will make their way through the Ohio Legislature this year, and the Ohio Credit Union League will have eyes on each one of them.2015-02-17T00:00:00-06:002015-02-17T10:34:26Z
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'FISH!' co-author Paul to keynote CUNA FUSE

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 4:34am
Harry Paul, co-author of "FISH! A Proven Way to Boost Morale and Improve Results," will keynote CUNA FUSE: Branch Operations and Business Development School Aug. 17-20 in Seattle.2015-02-17T00:00:00-06:002015-02-17T10:34:26Z
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NEW: CUNA participates in White House cybersecurity summit

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 12:15am
PALO ALTO, Calif. (2/13/15, UPDATED 6:45 p.m. ET)--CUNA was represented at President Barack Obama's White House Summit on Cybersecurity today, held at Stanford University by Joan Opp, president/CEO of Stanford FCU.2015-02-13T00:00:00-06:002015-02-14T06:15:36Z
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NEW: Bill to allow CUs to raise supplemental capital met with CUNA support

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 12:15am
WASHINGTON (2/13/15, UPDATED 12:50 p.m. ET)--A reintroduced bill that would allow credit unions to raise other forms of capital has been met with strong support from CUNA.2015-02-13T00:00:00-06:002015-02-14T06:15:36Z
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Consumers hurt by costs of continued FI reg burden: CUNA to SBC

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 4:09am
CUNA is very encouraged by comments made by several members of the Senate Banking Committee Thursday that suggest there is a strong likelihood of real regulatory reform legislation for community financial institutions. The comments came at a hearing the committee held on regulatory relief for community banks and credit unions.2015-02-13T00:00:00-06:002015-02-13T10:09:56Z
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Protect IDs regardless of where consumers shop or bank: CUNA, trades urge lawmakers

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 4:09am
CUNA has joined with other financial trade associations urging Congress to advance data breach legislation that protects Americans from identity theft and financial account fraud.2015-02-13T00:00:00-06:002015-02-13T10:09:56Z
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Billion with a 'B' data records stolen in 2014, report finds

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 4:09am
Nearly 1 billion pieces of personal information were compromised in 2014 as a result of data breaches, with the retail industry allowing the highest number of incidents, according to a report from digital security firm Gemalto, based out of the Netherlands.2015-02-13T00:00:00-06:002015-02-13T10:09:56Z
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New SBA tool will match lenders, entrepreneurs

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 4:09am
A tool to help Small Business Administration lenders and entrepreneurs connect was announced by the SBA Thursday.2015-02-13T00:00:00-06:002015-02-13T10:09:56Z
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CUs share financial love on Valentine's Day

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 4:09am
With all the sweet deals, adorable giveaways and charming promotions for Valentine's Day this year, credit unions nationwide must sure have a crush on their members.2015-02-13T00:00:00-06:002015-02-13T10:09:56Z
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Merchandising exemption top state priority for Mo CUs

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 4:09am
Credit union representatives from throughout Missouri gathered in Jefferson City this week for the Missouri Credit Union Association's annual advocacy meeting.2015-02-13T00:00:00-06:002015-02-13T10:09:56Z
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NCUA to host Twitter chat for America Saves, Military Saves Week

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 4:09am
The National Credit Union Administration is bringing back #NCUACHAT for a live, Feb. 26 Twitter chat for America Saves and Military Saves Week.2015-02-13T00:00:00-06:002015-02-13T10:09:56Z
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CUNA open, no News Now on Monday's holiday(1)

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 4:09am
Monday is a federal holiday (Presidents' Day), and many financial institutions will be closed. However, CUNA's Washington, D.C. and Madison, Wis., offices will be open. News Now will not be published on Monday.2015-02-13T00:00:00-06:002015-02-13T10:09:56Z
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NEW: Consumers need reg burden to be addressed, CUNA tells SBC

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:07am
WASHINGTON (2/12/15, UPDATED 11:10 a.m. ET)--American consumers cannot afford for Congress to leave regulatory burden unaddressed, CUNA told the Senate Banking Committee this morning.2015-02-12T00:00:00-06:002015-02-13T06:08:00Z
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NEW: CUNA to launch unique survey examining CUs' post-Dodd-Frank compliance costs

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:07am
WASHINGTON (2/12/15, UPDATED 10:20 a.m. ET)--CUNA has commissioned a comprehensive study and fact-based analysis of the compliance costs credit unions face due to the heavy burden of regulation.2015-02-12T00:00:00-06:002015-02-13T06:08:00Z
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White House cybersecurity announcement highlights need for action, says Nussle

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 5:04am
CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle said the White House's announcement Wednesday on the creation of a new federal agency to analyze threats to the nation's cybersecurity and coordinate strategy to combat them highlights the need for strong action to enhance protections of Americans' personal financial data.2015-02-12T00:00:00-06:002015-02-12T11:05:01Z
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Sen Shelby states support of CUs

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 5:04am
Sen. Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), who heads the Senate Banking Committee, issued a statement late Thursday about the importance of credit unions.2015-02-12T00:00:00-06:002015-02-12T11:05:01Z
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Regional SBAs ready, willing for more CU lending

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 5:04am
Regional U.S. Small Business Administration offices appear ready to work with credit unions as part of the recently announced initiative to help credit unions make more SBA loans.2015-02-12T00:00:00-06:002015-02-12T11:05:01Z
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Wis league testimony conveys reg burden, CU difference

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 5:04am
The Wisconsin Credit Union League emphasized the unique structure and benefits of credit unions during an informational hearing by the State Assembly Committee on Financial Institutions Wednesday.2015-02-12T00:00:00-06:002015-02-12T11:05:01Z
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Provident CU shares benefits of consolidated accounts with Bankrate

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 5:04am
When it comes to managing finances, nothing may be more beneficial to a consumer than combining all accounts within one financial institution. For credit union members, nothing may be more lucrative.2015-02-12T00:00:00-06:002015-02-12T11:05:01Z
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KCUA notches record attendance for Day at the Capitol

Thu, 02/12/2015 - 5:04am
A record number of Kansas credit union representatives swarmed Topeka Tuesday for the Kansas Credit Union Association's annual Day at the Capitol event.2015-02-12T00:00:00-06:002015-02-12T11:05:01Z
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