News & Insight

Court to rehear CFPB constitutionality case

Friday, February 17, 2017

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit on Thursday granted the CFPB's petition to reconsider the court's initial ruling that found its structure unconstitutional.

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Feb. 23 NCUA meeting: Usury ceiling, NCUSIF report

Friday, February 17, 2017

The NCUA Board will vote on the continuation of the federal credit union loan interest rate ceiling and receive a quarterly report on the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund during its Feb. 23 open meeting, according to the agenda released yesterday.

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Article: Are you always a credit union leader – or only when you lead?

Friday, February 17, 2017

Did you know that the word “leader” first appeared in the English language sometime in the 12th century, but the word “leadership” didn’t come along until almost 500 years later? I can’t help but wonder what would happen if we swapped the proverbial leadership chicken and egg.

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Article: The Digital Download - Turn Negative Commenters Into Loyal Members

Friday, February 17, 2017

Digital and social media amplifies word-of-mouth marketing to an extreme level — it’s instantaneous, accessible by anyone and permanent. One comment can explode into hundreds seen by thousands of people in a matter of minutes. Plus, the internet does not forget. Those comments are out there. Forever. That’s great if they’re good comments, but occasionally something negative may pop up...

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Issues & Regulations

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Share Insurance Fund Premium, Refunds from the Corporate Stabilization Fund and NCUA budget transparency

NCUA Money Watch

Your members' money exclusively funds the operations of NCUA, and because every single dollar counts, NAFCU holds the NCUA to the highest standards when it comes to managing the Credit Union Share Insurance Fund (NCUSIF), refunds from the Temporary Corporate Credit Union Stabilization Fund (TCCUSF) and the agency's operating budget. Stay updated on these issues and our advocacy efforts on your behalf.

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Final Regulation on Member Business Lending

Member Business Lending

On February 19, 2016, the NCUA Board unanimously approved a final member business lending rule that amends Part 723 of NCUA's Rules and Regulations regarding the ability of federally-insured credit unions to make Member Business Loans (MBLs). Download NAFCU's Final Regulation summary and full rule text.

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