The latest issue of Signal Magazine is now available online

The third quarter issue of Signal Magazine is now available online. Visit the League website and click on the Publications section under the Communications tab to view the newest issue. This issue includes articles such as: Image Campaign Delivering Results Chapters Build Relationships at Legislative Meet & Greets Succession Planning for Boards and Supervisory Committees […]

Apple Pay faces consumer indifference in first year

The mobile-payments system, which marks its one-year anniversary this month, has failed to catch on with consumers, accounting for only one percent of all retail transactions in the U.S., according to researcher Aite Group. The service – which allows users to pay for purchases by tapping their iPhone, iPad, or Apple Watch on a device […]

European study finds police can’t keep up with cybercriminals

A new study by the European Cybercrime Centre backs up most people’s fears, cybercrime is getting worse, more sophisticated, and authorities cannot keep up. The 2015 Internet Organised Crime Threat Assessment (IOCTA) looks at all forms of cybercrimes, but the study does have a section on the financial sector. In the context of ‘pure’ cybercrime, […]

CFPB publishes amendments to mortgage rules

Earlier this year, the CFPB offered revisions to Reg Z’s definition of small creditor, and rural and underserved areas, under the Truth in Lending Act (Rule). The revisions were officially listed in the Federal Register today. The Rule becomes effective Jan. 1, 2016 and it also makes technical changes and clarifications to other sections of […]

LSCU partners with the Federation for CDFI certification webinar

The League is presenting a webinar about CDFI certification in conjunction with the National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions (the Federation) on Oct. 15. The LSCU and the National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions (the Federation) are partnering to put on a webinar focusing on the advantages of becoming certified as a Community […]