The National Credit Union Administration has released a pair of letters to inform credit unions that are interested in using derivatives to reduce interest rate risk.2014-03-05T00:00:00-06:002014-03-05T10:57:29Z
Credit scores carry a lot of weight with lenders when they're considering the credit risk of potential borrowers. A shaky FICO score can negatively impact loan fees, in turn making borrowing burdensome for consumers. With this in mind, credit unions are offering myriad ways to help their members build up or rectify those all-important scores, a recent article in
The Financial Accounting Standards Board is seeking comment on a proposed chapter of FASB's conceptual framework that is intended to improve its evaluation of existing and future disclosure requirements in notes to financial statements.2014-03-05T00:00:00-06:002014-03-05T10:57:29Z
In the National Credit Union Administration's newest "Economic Update" video the agency's chief economist, John Worth, reviews recent economic developments and what they may mean for credit unions.2014-03-05T00:00:00-06:002014-03-05T10:57:29Z
Two credit unions are in the final stages of acquiring bank operations. Both are increasing the range of financial services available to area residents.2014-03-05T00:00:00-06:002014-03-05T10:57:29Z
Read comment letters that speak out against the NCUA's proposed ban on home-based credit unions.
Community banks also offer far more free checking options than big banks. Economist blames interchange cap on large institutions.
If credit unions can make P2P free, in real time and through mobile channels, it could explode as a payment tool and replace checks and cash.
$5.4B credit union will target Long Island healthcare companies, professional service firms, wholesalers and distributors, and not-for-profits.
Wallingford Municipal FCU settles with former employee over Social Security funds that were seized and applied toward a bad loan.
Read about new hires, promotions, retirement announcements and other career milestones.
ACH risks can be confusing and can vary with each type of transaction, according to CUNA Mutual Group.
Previously retired MountainCrest CU CEO and former Wegner Awards emcee is retiring again, this time from Paragon Consulting.
Credit unions and the preservation of their tax status were highlighted Monday within the first 23 words of a 1,000-word
article on Rep. Dave Camp's (R-Mich.) unveiling of his draft tax code reforms last week. And CUNA executive John Magill was quoted underscoring the importance of the "big, big win" for CUNA, the state credit union associations, credit unions and credit union members.2014-03-04T00:00:00-06:002014-03-04T10:37:47Z
National Credit Union Administration 2013 call report data, released Monday, shows continued positive trends in loan, membership and net worth growth for federally insured credit unions.2014-03-04T00:00:00-06:002014-03-04T10:37:47Z
Two new studies indicate that free checking remains a mainstay at credit unions while banks continue to charge increasing fees on checking accounts. Also, free checking at banks continues to decrease.2014-03-04T00:00:00-06:002014-03-04T10:37:47Z
The impact 4,400 credit union advocates--in town for CUNA's 2014 Governmental Affairs Conference--had on Washington's political scene was the topic of a March 2
Capital Business article.2014-03-04T00:00:00-06:002014-03-04T10:37:47Z
A Feb. 26 article announcing that the specific credit union tax status is left untouched in a tax reform plan released by House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-Mich.) was the most read
article in February.2014-03-04T00:00:00-06:002014-03-04T10:37:47Z
Credit unions continue to bolster their loan balances, particularly with auto lending, according to the monthly credit union estimates report released by CUNA Monday.2014-03-04T00:00:00-06:002014-03-04T10:37:47Z
CUNA agrees that unscrupulous business practices, including those performed by certain third-party debt collection agencies, should not be tolerated. However, CUNA urges regulators to address those issues using a targeted approach that hones in on the third-parties that engage in abusive and/or illegal collection efforts.2014-03-04T00:00:00-06:002014-03-04T10:37:47Z