A proposed change to a federal credit union’s sponsoring organization's membership has raised questions about whether the federal credit union’s field of membership will still meet NCUA regulations.
Reducing deposit fraud cases is an important goal at any credit union. At University Federal Credit Union, one incident in particular triggered the need for a new solution that would allow it to take a preventative approach against this common form of fraud.
ABA, NCUA question whether move from Lutheran to Christian in Thrivent Financial for Lutheran eligibility would affect firm's new credit union.
Thrivent Credit Union's sponsor is contemplating change that could sharply increase pool of potential credit union members.
It’s the time of the year when pundits are analyzing the recent election and predicting what will happen in the new Congress during 2013.
The financial institution nightmare is when a legitimate account is taken over by cyber-criminals – then looted. FS-ISAC survey shows it happens.
CUNA announced new legislative priorities for 2013 that include four key agenda items: preserving the credit union tax exemption, reducing regulatory burden, engaging in housing finance reform and advancing credit union charter enhancements.
Washington was embroiled in a game of fiscal chicken at the end of the year. Unemployment is high at 7.7%. The 2.5 million people who are unemployed but so discouraged that they’re not actively looking are unchanged from 2011.
Tax relief law gives break to amounts forgiven by lenders when mortgage is modified or home is list in foreclosure or sold in short sale.
Third-quarter figures for federally insured credit unions last week were welcome news and the result of a lot of hard work by credit union professionals around the country. Certainly not a gift, though we all appreciate those (iPad2, please), but something to savor because you’ve earned it.