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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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MMPA Fix A Top Priority for MCUA in 2015 State Legislative Session

Jan
05
MMPA Fix A Top Priority for MCUA in 2015 State Legislative Session

State lawmakers start the 2015 legislative session in Jefferson City on January 7, and a bill intended to clarify the exemption for credit unions from the Missouri Merchandising Practices Act (MMPA) is a top priority for the Missouri Credit Union Association (MCUA).  The bill,

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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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Missouri Congressional Committee Appointments, Moves

Dec
23
Missouri Congressional Committee Appointments, Moves

Several members of the Missouri Congressional delegation have committee changes taking effect in 2015 in the 114th Congress, while others are changing office locations.

U.S. Representative Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-District 3) will serve as Chairman of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance. 

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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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Holiday Shopping = Retail Data Breach Concerns

Dec
15
Holiday Shopping = Retail Data Breach Concerns

The holiday season means more people are shopping – many with debit and credit cards.  One year after the Target data breach, the real threat of retail data breach is a continued concern for credit unions and their members in Missouri. 

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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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