Banking secretary creates Office of Client Financial Services to gather information, seek advice on business trends and concerns.
PCUA also closed headquarters as state offices shuttered in Harrisburg.
The churning debate on the form, methods and cost of conveying the industry’s advocacy message through the state league network undergoes more scrutiny this week as yet another group of leagues tie the knot this Friday to officially organize the Denver-based Mountain West Credit Union Association.
The former chairman of the Pennsylvania Credit Union Association, Ronald Lasich, 66, of Bridgeville, has died.
Lasich, 66, of Bridgeville, Pa., was president/CEO of Visionary FCU and former chair of PCUA foundation, as well.
New NCUA regulations don't provide justification for treating credit unions more strictly than other financial institutions, NAFCU, CUNA, NASCUS, PCUA argue in comment letters.
Regulatory overreach, an unnecessary limit on credit unions' choices and possibly illegal. Those are among the critiques of the NCUA's proposed rule on corporate credit unions.
In Pennsylvania, the chasm between credit unions and small community banks looks to be getting smaller-at least where it comes to operations and training.
In an unusual move apparently reflecting the changing financial landscape, the Pennsylvania Credit Union Association said Friday it is teaming up with a community banker group to start joint training sessions this fall.
Following tradition, Pennsylvania Gov.-Elect Tom Corbett has picked a banker to be the state's top regulator of banks and credit unions.