It's Protect Your Identity Week all across the land, with more than 175 local events planned, including educational workshops, credit report checks, cell phone recycling and free document shredding.
A study from the Federal Trade Commission has found insufficient evidence that installing electronic alarm systems at ATMs would do much to prevent or deter crime at the cash machines.
Credit union employees wanting to learn more about the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act rule on risk-based pricing can participate in NAFCU's Sept. 8 webcast.
NCUA Chairman Debbie Matz attended the first meeting of a committee that will probably cause her agency to lose personnel.
Last night I was chatting with an old high school friend on Facebook who I hadn't spoken to in years. With the expansion of social media we were able to reconnect.
In the financial services legislation being considered by Congress, of greatest interest to consumers is the creation of a new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
The National Consumer Law Center and Consumers Union have urged the NCUA to crack down on what they charge are overly expensive credit union branded payday loan products.
NAFCU is renewing its push with the Federal Trade Commission to give federal credit unions an exemption from premerger notification rules and accompanying fees under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act.
NAFCU is pressing its case with the Federal Trade Commission this week to grant federal credit unions an exemption from premerger notification and related fees under the Hart-Scott-Rodino act.
Interchange remains the topic du jour. Many pieces of this issue are puzzling, not the least of which is the process in which it came about. Namely, there wasn't one.