News & Insight

Study: CU tax exemption saves consumers $16B a year

Monday, January 23, 2017

An independent study commissioned by NAFCU shows the benefit to U.S. consumers from the credit union federal income tax exemption is $16 billion per year, or $159 billion over the 10-year period the study examined.

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NCUA ANPR out on alternative capital for CUs

Monday, January 23, 2017

The NCUA Board on Thursday issued an advance notice of proposed rulemaking on alternative forms of capital federally insured credit unions could use to meet capital standards required by statute and regulation. The ANPR is out for a 90-day public comment period.

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Musings from the CU Suite Blog: Changing Values, Elephants and Credit Unions

Monday, January 23, 2017

By now, you've heard the news. After almost 150 years, the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus has decided to close.

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Berger Leadership Blog Post: NAFCU ready to work with Trump administration

Monday, January 23, 2017

NAFCU is urging the incoming Trump administration, along with current lawmakers and regulators, to focus on small businesses, jobs and the economy, and to seek ways to reduce credit unions’ regulatory burden.

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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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