News & Insight

NAFCU's Harris, others at inaugural events

Thursday, January 19, 2017

NAFCU Board Chair Richard L. Harris and other NAFCU representatives are participating in a number of inaugural events in Washington being held in advance of President-elect Donald Trump's swearing-in ceremony tomorrow.

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CFPB sues largest student-loan servicer over illegal practices

Thursday, January 19, 2017

The CFPB is suing Navient, the nation's largest servicer of both federal and private student loans, for creating obstacles to repayment for borrowers by providing bad information, processing payments incorrectly and failing to act when complaints were lodged.

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Article: 6 Big Things NAFCU Got Done (That Might Not Have Happened Otherwise)

Thursday, January 19, 2017

When NAFCU celebrated its 25th anniversary in 1992, then-NAFCU Chair Hank Klein (former president and CEO of Arkansas FCU in Jacksonville, Ark.) asked a prescient question: “Who could have predicted the huge impact NAFCU would have on all credit unions, both federal and state charters?”

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Compliance Blog Post: 2017 NCUA Examinations - Priorities and Exam Flexibility Initiative

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Many of you probably noticed that NCUA issued its annual Supervisory Priorities last week. Meanwhile, credit unions have had questions about the Letter to Credit Unions on NCUA’s Risk-Based Examination Scheduling Policy. Today’s blog will provide a high level overview of these two pieces.

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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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