The debit card interchange cap will cost the $11.5 billion BECU between $35 and $45 million in 2014.
Political pundit Paul Begala got things going at NAFCU's annual caucus on Monday, while new NCUA Board Member Rick Metsger made his debut.
Three credit unions among 15 financial institutions visited online by "secret shoppers."
Given the economic climate over the last two to three years, a number of credit unions have had to seriously consider laying off employees, and some have actually done so. But for many credit unions, layoffs are a last resort.