News & Insight

Labor Department seeks input on overtime pay rule

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The Labor Department is seeking input from the public on an appropriate overtime salary threshold as it seeks to revise last year's overtime pay rule. The rule's Dec. 1, 2016, implementation was delayed last November by a Texas federal judge.

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House votes to overturn CFPB arbitration rule

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Voting 231-190, the House on Tuesday passed a resolution expressing disapproval of the CFPB's final arbitration rule, which is currently set to take effect Sept. 18. A similar resolution has been introduced in the Senate but has yet to receive a vote.

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Article: BSA Violations Best Banamex USA

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

On May 22, 2017, the United States Department of Justice (DoJ) announced Banamex USA (BUSA) had agreed to forfeit $97 million and enter into a non-prosecution agreement due to willful violations of the Bank Secrecy Act. (Member-only article; login required.)

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Article: 4 Ideation Tips for Compelling Digital Content

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Ninety-two percent of online searchers never get past the first page of search results. If your credit union doesn't appear on that first page for key search phrases, you're not ranking. If you're not ranking, you're missing out on a huge opportunity to expand your reach and ultimately get new members.

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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 National 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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