Almost 75% of the U.S. House of Representatives sign a letter requesting changes to the NCUA's risk-based capital proposal.
Because they juggle multiple responsibilities, frontline employees are often doing more with fewer resources.
Relational database technology could dramatically shift how credit unions review and manage their business operations.
The shared branching system has a bright, transformed future ahead as mobile banking and payments mature.
Text and email receipt options could soon be available to credit union members.
Review statistics that reveal the pressures leading to the erosion of branch banking over the past decade.
Things between the NCUA and trades are bad on RBC, but is it really worth getting Congress involved?
The Internal Revenue Service's recent publication on UBITs represents far more than tax refunds to credit unions.
Regarding the letter from Stuart Perlitsh (“Questioning Cost of Small Credit Union Initiatives,” CU Times, April 16, 2014) I respectfully submit that we are one of the small credit unions that has benefitted directly from the involvement of the Office of Small Credit Union Initiatives at the NCUA.
Ask a few small-business owners about their mobile banking needs and their wish lists may read like this: capture and store receipts, block stolen credit cards and schedule appointments with their credit union or bank.
It's time for the credit union industry to stop viewing Gen Y as an alien species, says our latest Trailblazer 40 Below honoree.
Two credit unions develop legal marijuana business accounts, but with significant restrictions.
Sallie Mae, the largest servicer of federal and private student loans, was ordered to pay $96.6 million in restitution and penalties for violating the legal rights of U.S. service members, according to the Justice Department.
Twenty-six credit unions were subjected to fair lending compliance examinations in 2013, according to the NCUA's 2013 Annual Report, released May 12. In total, the NCUA's Division of Consumer Compliance Policy and Outreach spent 5,334 hours examining the credit unions, at an average of 205 hours per credit union.
The NCUA approved 53 credit union mergers in the first quarter of 2014, down from the 71 approved consolidations during last year's first quarter and 62 at the end of the 2012 first quarter.
Housing giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac could do an about-face in a renewed effort to nurture the U.S. housing market and better serve consumers seeking mortgage loans. But this time the move appears to offer greater benefits to lenders and borrowers than it does to Fannie's and Freddie's shareholders...