- Paul Revere Award
The Paul Revere Award is awarded to the credit union grassroots activist of the year. This award is intended for the individual who regularly and effectively trumpets the battle cry of the credit union community just as Paul Revere did in his day. The award is based on the grassroots contacts that have been made by individuals and reported to NAFCU. The award will be presented at NAFCU's Congressional Caucus.
- Training and Compliance
The complexity of regulatory compliance takes a credit union away from what it does best.
The following Preferred Partners offer training and compliance solutions that make credit unions more efficient and allow them to get back to the business of helping members.
- Maximize Your Membership
Welcome to NAFCU! The needs of credit unions are our priority, and the dedication of our staff is what makes us a unique and proud supporter of our members.
- Connect in Washington
Connect in Washington at NAFCU’s Congressional Caucus offering special networking events for credit union professionals and legislative experts.
- Registration Fees
Registration fees for the 2013 NAFCU Congressional Caucus, including early bird discounts, member and nonmember fees.
- Program At-A-Glance
NAFCU’s Congressional Caucus program-at-a-glance.
NAFCU conferences are designed to help strengthen and accelerate your career and your credit union’s mission. You will benefit from industry-leading presenters and exclusive networking events in locations across the country. Whatever your career path may be, NAFCU has a conference or school to help you grow and reach new heights!
- Master Your Exam: Issues, Tips and Insight from NCUA
August 8, 2012
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. EDT
Available until August 8, 2013
Among the many challenges that credit
unions face, the NCUA exam continues to be a top concern. To help
alleviate the pressure, NCUA wants to create a collaborative examination
setting for credit unions and examiners. Join NAFCU and NCUA during
this must-attend webcast and capitalize on hearing what NCUA is looking
for from credit unions to ensure a straightforward, collaborative
During this webcast, NCUA Director of the
Office of Examination and Insurance Larry Fazio will detail current and
upcoming exam issues with special focus on operation risk.
Participants will also walk away with:
• The expertise to develop a productive exam process
• A checklist for NCUA exam preparation
• Essentials to remember during an exam, including lessons coming from NCUA’s listening sessions
• An update on liquidity issues and rulemakings
• Regulatory exam forecast for the remainder of 2012
- Bank Secrecy Act Compliance for Experts
June 27, 2012
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. EDT
Available until June 27, 2013
The requirements of the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) are effective for all financial institutions and compliance is mandatory. Those responsible for BSA compliance are required to receive specialized training, as they hold a tremendous amount of responsibility to ensure their institution remain compliant with the Act.
- Lisa Cox, Director of Events and Education
Lisa Cox was named director of events and education in December 2011. She oversees a team of event planners and education specialists responsible for NAFCU's educational events. These include NAFCU's Annual Conference and Solutions Expo, which attracts thousands of industry participants and NAFCU's frequent webcast offerings.
- Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently asked questions about NAFCU's Unlimited Webcast Subscription.
- Marketing Award Winners
NAFCU’s 2012 Marketing Award program rewards the most creative and successful promotions of the credit union community. Nominations are accepted within eight different award categories. Each award category consists of two asset size categories: credit unions with less than $150M in assets and credit unions with assets of $150M or more.
Winners of NAFCU’s 2012 Marketing Awards will be recognized by their peers, by their members and by credit union leaders across the country. This recognition ceremony will take place during NAFCU's 2012 Strategic Growth Conference, March 13-15, at the FireSky Resort & Spa in Scottsdale, Arizona.
- Education & Conferences
You are Welcome! Unlike other credit union industry events, NAFCU’s events and education are open to NAFCU members and nonmembers so you’ll connect and problem-solve with a wide range of credit union leaders and professionals.
Affordability. Pricing for the education you need the most is available at the same low price as it was in 2008!
More Content. Content-filled agendas on the latest topics, delivered by industry-leading speakers, give you the edge you need to thrive in today’s financial services marketplace.
Convenient Locations. NAFCU's Conferences are conveniently located across the country to make it easier for you to attend and we are now offering even more educational content online, so you can learn from anywhere at anytime!
Easy Online Registration. Registering for NAFCU’s events and reserving your hotel room are simple through our secure, online registration system. You can even choose to be billed – so there’s no upfront cost!
- Unlimited Webcast Subscription
NAFCU's unlimited webcast subscription provides your credit union with an excellent way to ensure your staff has access to the latest credit union education year-round – all from the comfort of their own office! With a minimum of 20 webcasts planned for 2013, we will be covering the hottest industry topics, including top-rated credit union compliance education.
- Webcast Topics
NAFCU's Annual Unlimited Webcast Subscription provides your credit union with the ultimate convenience and affordability to get the education your credit union needs, without leaving the office! Check out some of the topics we'll cover this year.
- Registration Fees
Registration fees for NAFCU's 46th Annual Conference and Solutions Expo, including early bird discounts, member and nonmember fees.
- Special Conference Summits
Explore special conference summits for credit unions at NAFCU's 46th Annual Conference and Solutions Expo, including the Defense Credit Union Summit, 2nd Annual Women’s Leadership Summit, Small Credit Union Roundtable, Senior Management Forum and more!
- Featured Speakers
Check out the top-notch credit union industry experts that are presenting at NAFCU's 46th Annual Conference and Solutions Expo. Speakers include Strategy Superstar Kaihan Krippendorff and NAFCU President & CEO Fred Becker.
- Program At-A-Glance
Program at-a-glance for the 46th NAFCU Annual Conference and Solutions Expo for credit unions. Check back for the latest developments and program details!
- Session Handouts
NAFCU's Management Development Institute's Curriculum is designed to meet the needs of credit union managers looking to advance their career in the credit union industry, cover topics such as marketing, human resources, accounting, strategic planning, effective executive communication, and much more.
- Subscription Fees
Subscription fees for NAFCU Unlimited Webcast Subscription.
- Webtrends CEO Yoder to Headline Panel at NAFCU’s 2013 Strategic Growth Conference
Webtrends CEO Alex Yoder, one of the world’s leading experts on website
optimization in ecommerce, will headline a panel discussion at the
National Association of Federal Credit Unions 2013 Strategic Growth
Conference, March 12-14, at Hyatt French Quarter in New Orleans, La. The
deadline for early registration savings is Jan. 11.
- Spouse/Guest Programs
Your spouses and guests will enjoy touring Boston and the surrounding area by participating in our 46th Annual Conference and Solutions Expo spouse/guest program.
- Strategic Leadership Workshop
Based on over 5 years of intensive research into successful leadership practices, this program will identify the key characteristics of outstanding leaders of the future in a clear, straightforward and practical manner. In addition, the program will look at how these leaders can build winning cultures that attract and keep top talent and how to lead that talent in high-performance teams.
Taught as a mixture of lecture, group discussion, individual and group workgroups, this program teaches participants the fundamental skills and attitudes necessary to be an effective leader and the tools to implement a successful leadership development action plan for improving those skills.
- Sponsor & Exhibit
This is NAFCU’s marquee event, drawing over 750 credit union executives and professionals. You can’t afford to miss this exhibiting opportunity at the largest credit union annual conference tradeshow in the country. You’ll be face-to-face with CEOs, c-suite executives and other key decision-makers.
- Registration Fees
Registration fees for the 2013 NAFCU Management and Leadership Institute, including early bird discounts, member and nonmember fees.
- How does it work?
Participation in NAFCU's Webcast Subscription is easy. After you subscribe, you will receive an email confirmation. You will also receive an email the day before each of the live webcasts that includes the URL address and password to access each live and on-demand webcast.
- NAFCU Wins Public Relations Award For Radio Campaign
NAFCU garnered a prestigious Thoth Award from the
National Capital Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA-NCC).
The association won in the category of “Media Relations: Radio Campaign” for
its 2011 media tour, “Avoiding a Holiday Budget Hangover.”
- Testing Your System and System Reqiurements
Participants are strongly encouraged to test their system at least 24 hours prior to the webcast. We suggest that you confirm that your computer and Internet firewall support viewing this type of Webcast. You may test your system by viewing the following on-demand webcast. Confirm that you can hear audio, see video, and view the slide presentation displayed adjacent to the video player. The test presentation will walk you through the various features of the webcast viewing screen.
- Paul, Donnelly, Garrett and Neal to Speak at NAFCU's 2012 Congressional Caucus, Sept. 11-14
Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and Reps. Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.), Scott Garrett (R-N.J.) and Richard E. Neal (D-Mass.) are the latest to join the slate of over 30 lawmakers, regulators and other dignitaries confirmed to address the National Association of Federal Credit Unions’ Congressional Caucus, Sept. 11-14, in Washington, D.C. at the Mayflower Renaissance Hotel.
- Early Enrollment Savings Deadline Approaches For NAFCU's Management Development Institute
Time is running out for credit union managers to earn great savings to NAFCU’s 2012 Management Development Institute (MDI). The early bird enrollment deadline is Sept. 14.
- Tozer and Miller Join NAFCU's 2012 Congressional Caucus Speaker Slate
Ginnie Mae President Ted Tozer and Rep. Gary Miller (R-Calif.) join the
distinguished list of speakers confirmed for the National Association of
Federal Credit Unions’ Congressional Caucus, Sept. 11-14, in Washington, D.C.
- Becker challenges CUs to 'turn up the volume'
NAFCU President and CEO Fred Becker told Annual Conference attendees Friday that credit unions are currently “in the midst of a renaissance,” just as country music was during the 1960s when “The Nashville Sound” made the industry a nationwide phenomenon.
- NAFCU’s Becker: Credit Unions Need to ‘Turn Up the Volume’ to Build on Current Renaissance
NAFCU President and CEO Fred Becker, Jr., called on the nearly 2,000 credit union professionals and volunteers attending the association’s 45th Annual Conference and Exhibition to continue to seek ways to demonstrate their value proposition and adapt to new technology in the year ahead.
- NAFCU Partners with Project Night Night to Help Homeless Children in Nashville
Attendees of the National Association of Federal Credit Unions’ (NAFCU) 45th Annual Conference and Exhibition are getting a unique opportunity today to help disadvantaged children in the Nashville area. NAFCU is partnering with Project Night Night as a way for conference attendees to assemble tote bags for local homeless children.
- Layton, DeMarco and Peters Added to NAFCU's 2012 Congressional Caucus Roster
Freddie Mac President and CEO Donald Layton, Federal Housing Finance Agency Acting Director Edward DeMarco and Rep. Gary Peters (D-Mich.) join the distinguished list of lawmakers confirmed to speak at the National Association of Federal Credit Unions’ Congressional Caucus, Sept. 11-14, in Washington, D.C.
- NAFCU's 45th Annual Conference & Exhibition 'Turns Up the Volume' in Nashville
Nearly 2,000 credit union leaders from around the country are gathering this week for the National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU) 45th Annual Conference and Exhibition, which runs through July 28 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville.
- Becker previews AC opportunities on CUbroadcast
NAFCU President and CEO Fred Becker, in an interview that aired July 12 on CUbroadcast.com, touted the many opportunities that await credit unions at NAFCU’s 45th Annual Conference and Exhibition July 24-28 in Nashville, Tenn.
- MEDIA ADVISORY: NAFCU's Speaker Slate Grows for the 2012 Congressional Caucus
Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.), Rep. Patrick McHenry (R-N.C.) and Rep. Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) join the distinguished list of lawmakers confirmed to speak at the National Association of Federal Credit Unions’ Congressional Caucus, Sept. 11-14, in Washington, D.C.
- NAFCU Services Free CULookup.com Calculators Top 1 Million Computations in 2012
Washington, DC - NAFCU Services Corporation today announced that
CULookup.com’s award-winning financial calculators have already exceeded
more than 1 million calculations by online users for the first six
months of 2012. This is a nearly 30 percent increase over last year. At
the current rate, calculations on the platform will exceed 2 million by
- NAFCU Announces Lineup 2012 Congressional Caucus, Sept. 11-14
NAFCU today announced a robust roster of speakers who have already been confirmed for its 38th Annual Congressional Caucus, including nearly a dozen members of Congress, representatives of regulatory agencies and more. The event will be held Sept. 11-14 at the Mayflower Renaissance Hotel, Washington, D.C. The deadline for early registration savings is July 20.
- NAFCU Will Kick Off Inaugural Women's Leadership Summit at 45th Annual Conference and Exhibition
NAFCU will kick off its inaugural “Women’s Leadership Summit” on July 24 at its 45th Annual Conference and Exhibition in Nashville.
- Freakonomics Author Dubner to Keynote NAFCU's 45th Annual Conference and Exhibition, July 24-28
Freakonomics author Stephen Dubner will provide credit unions with the keys to unlocking member satisfaction at the National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU) 45th Annual Conference and Exhibition, July 24-28, at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville.
- 2012 Q1 NIFCU$ Market Commentary (Article)
During the quarter, market participants began to give more weight to
strengthening economic news, discounting the Fed’s stated
commitment to hold short-term interest rates low into 2014.
- Marketing Award Categories and Evaluation Criteria
Each year NAFCU rewards the most creative and successful promotions of the credit union community in NAFCU's Marketing Awards Program! Enter today, and give your credit union the chance to be recognized for your marketing successes!
Following are the seven Marketing Awards categories. You may enter a maximum of 2 different categories. Within your selected categories, you may only enter one marketing piece. NAFCU will select one entry if multiple entries are submitted for one category.
- Best Membership Promotion
- Best Lending Promotion
- Best Product or Service Promotion
- Best Member Newsletter
- Best Annual Report
- Best Promotional
- Annual Awards Competition: Sample Winning Narratives
NAFCU's Annual Award Winners Sample Narratives
- Too Good to Fail? New Challenges for Risk Management in Financial Services (Research Report)
With regulators, boards and investors heavily scrutinizing risk management practices, effective risk management is more critical than ever. Financial institutions worldwide have initiated risk management measures to address the most glaring deficiencies exposed by the financial crisis. But have they done enough? Get answers in the findings from a survey of risk executives from around the world in early 2011.
- 45th Annual Conference and Exhibition - Exhibitors
- Cox Named NAFCU Director of Events and Education
NAFCU Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Anthony Demangone announced today that Lisa Cox has been named director of events and education, effective immediately.
- Annual Award Categories and Evaluation Criteria
Federal Credit Union of the year, CEO of the year, Professional of the year, Volunteer of the year