CUNA has asked outside counsel, Foley & Lardner LLP, to prepare a memo with general information on how credit unions can claim tax refunds on income exempt from Unrelated Business Income Tax--UBIT--and what a credit union might expect if it files for a refund.2015-02-18T00:00:00-06:002015-02-18T10:38:02Z
In 2014, a study conducted by Urban Institute, the University of Maryland and UCLA revealed the difference that access to a car can make for a low-income family. Recognizing this need within its membership back in 2010, $331 million-asset Freedom First FCU, Roanoke, Va., developed its Responsible Rides program to make car loans affordable to working families who may face credit challenges and have limited borrowing options.2015-02-18T00:00:00-06:002015-02-18T10:38:02Z
Credit unions dominated the
10 Best Military Banks and Credit Unions list, with eight cooperative financial institutions making the cut.2015-02-18T00:00:00-06:002015-02-18T10:38:02Z
Less than a month before CUNA's Governmental Affairs Conference in Washington, D.C., this week credit union leaders from throughout Texas assembled in Austin for the state league's GAC.2015-02-18T00:00:00-06:002015-02-18T10:38:02Z
Buckeye Community FCU has reached an agreement with Citizens State Bank to acquire the bank's branch in Madison, Fla., pending state and federal regulatory approval. The acquisition would give the credit union a second branch and provide Madison County with a local community‐based credit union option for its residents.2015-02-18T00:00:00-06:002015-02-18T10:38:02Z
A new white paper from Coopera describes how credit unions are leveraging big data to better serve Hispanic members.2015-02-18T00:00:00-06:002015-02-18T10:38:02Z
An exciting credit union partnership and frank talk about government and privacy take top billing.
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If passed, credit unions will be able to accept other forms of capital under certain conditions.
CUNA is launching a new tool today to help credit unions collect real-life examples of how the growing regulatory burden results in reduced service for members or increased costs to credit unions--a request made last week by the Senate Banking Committee.2015-02-17T00:00:00-06:002015-02-17T10:34:26Z
A reintroduced bill that would allow credit unions to raise other forms of capital has been met with strong support from CUNA.2015-02-17T00:00:00-06:002015-02-17T10:34:26Z
CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle took to the op-ed pages of
Friday to point out that an increasing regulatory burden is making it harder and harder for credit unions to serve their members in the best way possible.2015-02-17T00:00:00-06:002015-02-17T10:34:26Z
CUNA was represented at President Barack Obama's White House Summit on Cybersecurity, held Friday at Stanford University, by Joan Opp, president/CEO of Stanford FCU. She participated on behalf of CUNA at the summit, which featured leaders from the government and private sector sharing perspectives on the importance of cybersecurity.2015-02-17T00:00:00-06:002015-02-17T10:34:26Z
CUNA has confirmed Jason Furman, chair of the White House Council of Economic Advisors, as a speaker for the fast-approaching 2015 Governmental Affairs Conference, which runs March 8-12.2015-02-17T00:00:00-06:002015-02-17T10:34:26Z
About five years ago in an environment of discontent with "too big to fail" banks, a grassroots effort began to encourage American consumers to "move your money" to Main Street financial institutions such as credit unions.2015-02-17T00:00:00-06:002015-02-17T10:34:26Z
Thanks in part to the work of the League of Southeastern Credit Unions, Florida is getting closer to requiring students to take at least a one-half credit class in financial literacy.2015-02-17T00:00:00-06:002015-02-17T10:34:26Z