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Kansas City Credit Union Advocates Meet U.S. Rep. Cleaver

Aug
24
Kansas City Credit Union Advocates Meet U.S. Rep. Cleaver

A capacity crowd of credit union advocates met with U.S. Rep. Emanuel Cleaver II (D-District 5) in his Kansas City district office on August 24.

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August Advocacy Efforts – What You Can Do

Aug
18
August Advocacy Efforts – What You Can Do

There’s still time to take action regarding advocacy efforts during the Congressional August work period, and meet with U.S. Senators and Representatives back home in Missouri. Lawmakers return to Washington, D.C. on September 8. That gives credit union advocates many opportunities to discuss credit union issues and concerns with lawmakers and staff.

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Register Today for Missouri-Kansas Hike the Hill

Aug
11
Register Today for Missouri-Kansas Hike the Hill

Registration is now open for the Missouri-Kansas Hike the Hill. The Missouri Credit Union Association (MCUA) and the Kansas Credit Union Association are holding the joint event in Washington, D.C. on October 20-22. 

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Dress Down for Political Action

Jul
01
Dress Down for Political Action

Summer is a good time to dress down for a great cause. The Credit Union Political Action Committee (CUPAC) is encouraging credit unions to participate in "Dress Down Days for Summer." The money raised supports credit union political action. Information was mailed to credit unions with a

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Data Security a Focus During Missouri Hike the Hill

Jun
16
Data Security a Focus During Missouri Hike the Hill

Data security was a top priority for legislative meetings during Missouri Hike the Hill, June 9-10. Credit union staff and volunteers from five credit unions across the state thanked U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (R) for reintroducing S.

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CFPB Calls for More Missouri Input

Jun
15
CFPB Calls for More Missouri Input

If your credit union offers overdraft protection (ODP) and has not participated in the Missouri Credit Union Association (MCUA) ODP survey – the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is requesting your credit union’s input.

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Hike the Hill: Reserve Hotel Room By May 11

May
04
Hike the Hill: Reserve Hotel Room By May 11

Time is running out to reserve a room and take part in the Missouri Hike the Hill, June 8-10. Join the Missouri Credit Union Association (MCUA) and credit union leaders as they discuss issues that impact credit unions and their members/communities in meetings with lawmakers and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).

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Take Part in Data Breach Call to Action

Apr
27
Take Part in Data Breach Call to Action

Credit union advocates in Missouri have an opportunity to emphasize the need for action on data security following the introduction of S. 961, the Data Security Act of 2015, by Missouri U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (R).

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Young Professionals Vital to Credit Union Movement

Mar
20
Young Professionals Vital to Credit Union Movement

Young professionals (YPs) are vital to the future of the credit union movement in Missouri and nationwide. Luckily, through opportunities like the Cooperative Trust's "crasher" events, YPs can collaborate with their peers, learn from the current leadership and explore their passion for credit unions.

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GAC 2015: Missouri CU Leaders Hike Capitol Hill

Mar
17
GAC 2015: Missouri CU Leaders Hike Capitol Hill

Dozens of credit union leaders from across the state wrapped up Credit Union National Association's (CUNA) Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) by heading to Capitol Hill to advocate for Missouri credit unions. The GAC took place in Washington, D.C.

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