News & Insight

NAFCU in contact with CFPB on payday issues

Friday, March 27, 2015

NAFCU attended a CFPB field hearing in Richmond, Va., Thursday on payday lending – specifically addressing CFPB’s plan to gather input on a future proposed rule on this issue – and keeping its members’ concerns out front.

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Mortgage servicing assets study among reg relief bills cleared by House panel

Friday, March 27, 2015

The House Financial Services Committee, voting 49-9, on Thursday favorably reported to the full House a NAFCU-backed bill to require federal regulators to "stop and study" the impact of their rules, including NCUA's risk-based capital proposal, on financial institutions' mortgage servicing assets.

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Musings from the CU Suite Blog Post: First Things First

Friday, March 27, 2015

We measure so many things. Risks. Delinquencies. Hold times. ROA. Staff turnover. Assets. Take a look at any of those things. Your ROA may be .89. Your assets may be $573 million. Your telephone hold time may be 37 seconds. Is that good or bad?

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TFCU Article: Credit Union Mergers - A Win-Win-Win Situation

Friday, March 27, 2015

When leaders at Visions Federal Credit Union in upstate New York were ready to merge with a smaller community credit union, they were excited to offer new members free checking accounts with direct deposit.

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Issues & Regulations

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Send your RBC2 comments to NAFCU by April 3

Capital Reform

Download our Regulatory Alert for a summary of the new proposed risk-based capital rule and a link to send NAFCU your comments. Help fight this expensive, unnecessary regulatory burden.

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NAFCU witness testifies that reg burden in credit unions' top challenge

Regulatory Relief

Peggy Bosma-LaMascus, president and CEO of Patriot Federal Credit Union, testified before the House Financial Services Committee on the need for regulatory relief for credit unions. Download this and more recent regulatory relief testimony.

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