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Privacy Notification Change May Affect Your Credit Union

Jan
09
Privacy Notification Change May Affect Your Credit Union

Sending out annual privacy notices is a costly regulatory requirement that can also create confusion with members. While the 113th Congress did not pass privacy notification legislation by year-end 2014, there is an alternative option available to Missouri’s credit unions via a new rule from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). 

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Arianna Huffington & Gen. Stanley McChrystal Keynote at GAC

Jan
04
Arianna Huffington & Gen. Stanley McChrystal Keynote at GAC

The CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference is a premier conference for political impact, credit union networking and industry insights. This year’s keynote speakers include chair, president and editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post, Arianna Huffington, and former leader of the Joint Special Operations Command, Gen. Stanley McChrystal, USA (Ret.).

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Show-Me Scorecard Survey Due January 9

Jan
02
Show-Me Scorecard Survey Due January 9

In advance of 2015 advocacy efforts, the Missouri Credit Union Association (MCUA) is updating data for the Show-Me Scorecard, a brochure that credit union advocates provide federal and state lawmakers.

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Comment Letter Deadlines Approach

Dec
23
Comment Letter Deadlines Approach

Time is running out to submit comment letters on several key issues affecting credit unions.  The Missouri Credit Union Association (MCUA) encourages credit union advocates to send in comment letters if possible. If you have any questions, please contact the MCUA Compliance department via email or phone, 800.446.3620.

Federal Home Loan Bank (FHLB) Membership - Comments due to FHFA by January 12

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MCUA Urges Credit Union Exemption from Defense Proposal

Dec
23
MCUA Urges Credit Union Exemption from Defense Proposal

The Missouri Credit Union Association (MCUA) takes remarks by DoD and others that certain types of lenders continue to alter their products and services in order to evade the important protections of the MLA.

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Missouri FHLB Comment Letter, Senate Concerns

Dec
16
Missouri FHLB Comment Letter, Senate Concerns

The Missouri Credit Union Association (MCUA) is voicing concerns with the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) on behalf of Missouri's credit unions in response to proposed amendments to the Federal Home Loan Bank (FHLB) membership criteria. Click here to read MCUA's comment letter. 

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YPs Encouraged to Apply for GAC Crashers

Dec
10
YPs Encouraged to Apply for GAC Crashers

Now planning its 6th year, Crash the GAC will give credit union professionals under the age of 35 the chance to not only participate in Credit Union National Association’s Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC), but also offer an opportunity to have meetings with veterans of

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Missouri Events & Room Block at the Governmental Affairs Conference 2015

Dec
02
Missouri Events & Room Block at the Governmental Affairs Conference 2015

There are a number of events planned for Missouri's credit union advocates during the Credit Union National Association’s (CUNA) Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC), March 8-12, including visits to legislative offices on Capitol Hill. 

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Share the Credit Union Story at MCUA’s Annual Advocacy Meeting

Nov
21
Share the Credit Union Story at MCUA’s Annual Advocacy Meeting

Make plans now to share the credit union story during the Missouri Credit Union Association's (MCUA) Annual Advocacy Meeting. Join other credit union leaders in Jefferson City on February 9-10, 2015. 

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U.S. Rep. Smith Meets with Credit Unions in Rolla

Nov
03
U.S. Rep. Smith Meets with Credit Unions in Rolla

Sharing credit union concerns about data breaches and demonstrating how credit unions are making a difference for members in District 8 was a top priority during a meeting with U.S. Rep. Jason Smith (R-District 8).

Credit union leaders from Riverways Federal Credit Union and Ozark Federal Credit Union took part in the in-district meeting at Riverways Federal Credit Union in Rolla on October 30.   

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