News & Insight

Berger praises McWatters' call for CU exemption from CFPB rules

Thursday, May 25, 2017

NAFCU President and CEO Dan Berger on Wednesday praised NCUA Acting Chairman J. Mark McWatters' call in a letter to CFPB Director Richard Cordray to use the exemption authority under Section 1022 of the Dodd-Frank Act with respect to credit unions "whenever possible."

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Removal of Durbin repeal slated prior to CHOICE Act action in House

Thursday, May 25, 2017

In action not wholly unexpected, reports Wednesday said House Financial Services Chairman Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, has decided to remove the Durbin amendment repeal provision from the Financial CHOICE Act before the measure reaches the House floor.

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Compliance Blog Post: Privacy Laws from Across the Pond - Scoping Out the GDPR

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Today we're going to take a very high-level look at the scope of the European Union's new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), so credit unions can begin to figure out whether they will be affected.

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Article: Three Ways to Get More Out of Your Pay-Per-Click Campaigns

Thursday, May 25, 2017

When you set up pay-per-click (PPC) campaigns for your credit union, it's easy to get discouraged when you see that you are competing against larger financial institutions with huge ad budgets and national reach. However, PPC can be one of the most effective ways to reach new members and get new business, especially for smaller community-based institutions such as credit unions. If you haven't yet tried PPC advertising through Google, Bing or search engines and social networks that your members use, it's time to give it a whirl.

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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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