The Senate Banking Committee's rescheduled hearing for the nomination of J. Mark McWatters to become a National Credit Union Administration board member and a potential markup of legislation that would allow some credit unions to join the Federal Home Loan Bank system are on the congressional calendar this week.2014-03-11T00:00:00-05:002014-03-11T10:12:19Z
Helping immigrants obtain citizenship status is one of the ways credit unions fulfill the people-helping-people philosophy in the new millennium.2014-03-11T00:00:00-05:002014-03-11T10:12:19Z
More than 87,000 short-term loans have been issued in Pennsylvania through the "Credit Union Better Choice" since the program was launched in 2006---saving borrowers more than $27 million over using a traditional payday lending product, the Pennsylvania Credit Union Association reported.2014-03-11T00:00:00-05:002014-03-11T10:12:19Z
The President's Advisory Council on Financial Capability for Young Americans held its first meeting Monday, and CUNA joined U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, Education Secretary Arne Duncan, Senior Advisor to the President Valerie Jarrett, and private, public and nonprofit leaders and innovators for that inaugural session.2014-03-11T00:00:00-05:002014-03-11T10:12:19Z
Webinar will focus on ways the NCUA could improve its risk-based proposal before the rule is finalized.
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CUNA supports risk-based capital but has strong concerns that there's a multi-billion-dollar price tag of additional capital for credit unions attached to a proposed risk-based capital rule. That is the wrong approach for a credit union system that withstood, under current rules, the worst financial crisis in 80 years, CUNA President/CEO Bill Cheney says in the most recent
The Cheney Report
Can the National Credit Union Administration's risk-based capital proposal be fixed? CUNA experts and credit union CEOs will attempt to answer that and other credit union questions during a just-announced March 19 webinar.2014-03-10T00:00:00-05:002014-03-10T09:56:43Z
Only the U.S. Congress can increase the 12.25%-of-assets credit union member business lending cap, but there are a number of regulatory actions the National Credit Union Administration can and should take to aid credit unions approaching the cap, CUNA said Friday.2014-03-10T00:00:00-05:002014-03-10T09:56:43Z
Christine Henzig, Wisconsin Credit Union League director of communications, explained why credit unions are the financial institution of choice for consumers in a recent interview on
"Ask the Experts" program.2014-03-10T00:00:00-05:002014-03-10T09:56:43Z
A credit union-sponsored survey taking the temperature of the small business climate in Long Island drummed up a bit of media attention this week.2014-03-10T00:00:00-05:002014-03-10T09:56:43Z
For the third consecutive year, Harvard University Employees CU, Cambridge, Mass., offered Harvard undergraduates a financial literacy class designed to provide them with an understanding of personal financial management.2014-03-10T00:00:00-05:002014-03-10T09:56:43Z
Compliance preparations for the National Credit Union Administration's new emergency liquidity rule must be completed by March 31, the Credit Union National Association reminds credit unions.2014-03-10T00:00:00-05:002014-03-10T09:56:43Z