An article reporting that the Financial Accounting Standards Board proposal regarding credit losses would likely "have a significant, detrimental impact on a number of credit unions and their members" was the most-read
article in February.2015-03-03T00:00:00-06:002015-03-03T11:01:01Z
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe last week signed into law two pieces of legislation backed by the Virginia Credit Union League, including one that would allow credit unions to offer prize-linked savings accounts.2015-03-03T00:00:00-06:002015-03-03T11:01:01Z
Consumers from Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas who picked credit unions over banks to manage their finances last year made the right choice, according to recent numbers from the Cornerstone Credit Union League.2015-03-03T00:00:00-06:002015-03-03T11:01:01Z
Jonathan "Jared" Ihrig has been promoted to chief compliance officer for CUNA. Effective immediately, Ihrig will manage staff to provide compliance information to leagues and credit unions, as well as provide assistance to CUNA's advocacy department in assessing the impact of federal legislation on credit union operations.2015-03-03T00:00:00-06:002015-03-03T11:01:01Z
WASHINGTON (3/2/15 UPDATED 1:15 p.m. ET)--CUNA welcomes the reintroduction today of a bill that would raise the cap on credit union member business lending (MBL) to 27.5% of assets.2015-03-02T00:00:00-06:002015-03-03T07:00:20Z
The Janus Capital manager says other countries are playing the game the U.S. initiated with its zero-rate move.
The $1.1B MAX Credit Union in Montgomery, Ala., honors the civil rights march's 50th anniversary.
NCUA Board Member J. Mark McWatters calls the NCUA's legal argument supporting the authority weak.
Another piece of credit union legislation is introduced before CUNA's Governmental Affairs Conference.
Fourth quarter 2014 data shows improved lending, member growth and net worth.
Linda Sue Newcomb signs a plea agreement and faces seven to 12 years in federal prison.
Ten defendants in Washington allegedly steal from BECU, TwinStar CU, Sound CU and four banks.
With CUNA's Governmental Affairs Conference set to kick off in less than a week, two key federal policymakers have been added to a lineup that already features a number of high-profile regulatory and legislative policymakers.2015-03-02T00:00:00-06:002015-03-02T14:57:35Z
With CUNA's Governmental Affairs Conference set to kick off in less than a week, two key federal policymakers have been added to a lineup that already features a number of high-profile regulatory and legislative policymakers.2015-03-02T00:00:00-06:002015-03-02T10:57:14Z
Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-Fla.) wants the U.S. Government Accountability Office to study the National Credit Union Administration's budgeting practices and identify ways the agency can increase the transparency of its process to its regulated credit unions, the U.S. Congress, and the public in general. It is a goal strongly advocated by CUNA and the trade association has worked steadily toward that end since the NCUA ceased its budget-hearing process in 2009.2015-03-02T00:00:00-06:002015-03-02T10:57:14Z
A bill that would exempt business loans to veterans from credit unions' statutory cap was introduced Friday by Rep. Jeff Miller (R-Fla.) and has CUNA's support.2015-03-02T00:00:00-06:002015-03-02T10:57:14Z
Minnesota Business Journal
received an education in the credit union difference recently, as Jim Nussle, CUNA president/CEO, and Mark Cummins, president/CEO of the Minnesota Credit Union Network, sat down with the publication to talk data breaches, legislative priorities and credit union growth.2015-03-02T00:00:00-06:002015-03-02T10:57:14Z
U.S. consumers feel better about their day-to-day finances and the economy than they have in years, but Jane and Joe Average are still not getting ahead, according to a survey conducted by The Pew Charitable Trusts.2015-03-02T00:00:00-06:002015-03-02T10:57:14Z
Credit unions welcome the designation of March 1-7 as National Consumer Protection Week as a way to highlight resources available to help consumers manage their money, handle credit and debt, stay safe online and avoid identity theft, said CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle.2015-03-02T00:00:00-06:002015-03-02T10:57:14Z
CUNA noted in a letter Friday that credit union representation at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau through membership on its advisory boards is key to ensuring the unique perspective of credit unions is not only heard, but also taken into consideration as a part of any and all rulemakings affecting credit unions.2015-03-02T00:00:00-06:002015-03-02T10:57:14Z